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  1. I had a suit in 1946 that had plaid collar ad facing, maybe plaid back, then plain color front and sleeves, with a pleated plaid skirt. There was a name for that style suit. Wish I could remember.

    • oh how fascinating! I have only seen that combination look on mens sport coats and casual suits. My catalogs call it the “two tone suit.” Was that the name you remember?