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To old friends who met him backstage, he was Pete Ventantonio, a punk rocker from Bridgewater, New Jersey. On his records he sometimes preferred bizarre credits such as Marcello DiTerriclothia or Favorite Singer who goes with everything.But to the fans who raved about his concerts, he was Jack Terricloth: the singing, roaring, devilishly smarmy singer and ringleader of...
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In the 1980s, Orvis expanded beyond waders and shotguns to offer women's clothing and lifestyle items. The catalog also included etched whiskey mugs, duck-baited telephones, and even firewood lighting, inspired by the trees on Mr. Perkins' property in Florida.Dog beds were particularly popular, as were weatherproof jackets from the English clothing manufacturer Barbour, which became mandatory clothing for...
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