Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2001/01/26

[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]

Subject: Re: [Leica] Re: Tilley Two; The Cult Following
From: Mark Rabiner <>
Date: Fri, 26 Jan 2001 11:49:00 -0800
References: <> <001201c087b8$81a859c0$5bbbe2d1@tekapo>

Dave Fisher wrote:
><Snip> all I know is
> that I've witnessed bush pilots in northern Alberta and BC scorning anyone
> wearing a Tilley hat. They see them coming from a quarter-mile away and the
> sparks flying from the abuse under their breath is enough to ignite a
> rocket. Personally, I always thought they looked good for squirrel hunting,
> but that's about it. Buy a Fedora. If you get laughed off a plane in
> northern Canada wearing a Tilley hat, that's all the fashion commentary you
> need.

What do the bush pilots wear and what is their problem with Tilley? Did his
checks bounce?

mark rabiner

In reply to: Message from "Dave Fisher" <> ([Leica] Re: Tilley Two; The Cult Following)