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brokenzippr
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Deep Purple #37

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Anyone seen this Deep Purple shirt before?

Old Dodger Sportswear label, thinking early-mid 70's.
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timetraveltees
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Re: Deep Purple #37

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Probably just a sports team, a community softball team from work or something like that. The number on the back gives it away, so does being printed on a Dodger sportswear blank, those were almost always for amateur/little league sports teams. Definitely has nothing to do with the band, probably just a fan that named the team after the band or something. Shouldn't have too much value I wouldn't think

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Re: Deep Purple #37

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My original thoughts too. I held out hope that 37 had some significance to the band, but after some searching couldn't find any. Can't find any similarity with the earlier logos either.

Doh!
Jimmy J

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Re: Deep Purple #37

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Ha! Was afraid of that. Still a cool shirt, just a shame it's a 30-32 large. If it was a high-fructose large, I'd just rock it down the street.

Thanks for the insight.

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Re: Deep Purple #37

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Just saving face. Thought the subject matter was especially appropriate since you guys rained a little shitstorm on my last Deep Purple shirt. :)
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Re: Deep Purple #37

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nice! :D
Jimmy J

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