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A comprehensive resource of defunct t-shirt labels manufactured prior to the year 2000.

Brand #19: Royal First Class

Circulation: One-hit-wonder

Era: 1980s

Information: Officially trademarked in 1986 this tag quickly caught on with the the music industry and then strangely vanished by the 1990s. Royal is the first of many one decade, one tag design, one-hit-wonders we’re going to feature. The trademark was once owned by Delta Apparel Inc, but those rights expired in 2007.

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