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The new breed of manager is telling it straight from the shoulder.
If there's one good thing about the new Birmingham Mail, it's that ST Vaughan is still there - solid, dependable with straight from the shoulder common sense
The maker's aim has been to keep the design to vertical lines, the jacket falls straight from the shoulder, its short sleeves are left uncuffed and the plain rib stitch used accentuates the up and down styling.