Ruxton's Trading Post


Proprietor: Gretchen and Mike Graham
22 Ruxton Avenue
Manitou Springs, CO 80829

Tel: 719-377-1919  
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Jack A. Weil Celebrates his 105th Birthday 1-15-06

(Item: JACK A. WEIL)
Jack A. Weil Celebrates his 105th Birthday 1-15-06. Jack A. Weil, Founder of Rockmount Ranch Wear Manufacturing Company celebrated his 105th birthday on the evening of January 15th, 2006. This party was held at the Rockmount building, 1626 Wazee Street, Denver, Colorado. The party was well attended with friends and fans of this innovative pioneer of western wear. Jack introduced the use of snaps to shirts. Grandson Steve Weil gave a short address to the participants who gathered from around the world.


Gretchen Graham visits with Jack A. Weil on his 105th.
Gretchen Graham visits with Jack A. Weil on his 105th.
The party was held in the newly renovated Rockmount Western Wear store in fashionable Lo Do.
The party was held in the newly renovated Rockmount Western Wear store in fashionable Lo Do.
These are some vintage designs shown in the museum area of the Rockmount store.
These are some vintage designs shown in the museum area of the Rockmount store.