|Both boys on the left wear identical two tone windcheaters with zips.
In every home in the land the women spent most evenings hand knitting while they talked or listened to the wireless. Windcheaters and cardigans in this two tone style are often seen in knitting patterns for men & boys at the close of the forties.
|These boys have hairstyles with the suggestion of a quiff . Both have a shirt & tie,short woollen trousers and knee socks with a diamond pattern popular at the time.
About 12 years old date about 1949 Estimate born 1937 ± 3 years
Long trousers were not manufactured in sizes to fit boys under 13 years of age. (Government austerity rules)