Bowlus, who was an airplane designer, and had created the Spirit of St. Louis, the plane that Lindbergh flew across the Atlantic.
Tremendous moments in Bass shoes history: the first trans-Atlantic airplane flight was performed by pilot Charles Lindbergh.
It just so happens that during this prominent historical moment Mr. Lindbergh was wearing Bass Aviation Boots.
The aviation craze, with Charles Lindbergh at its head, made leather jackets all the rage.
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