How, When, And Why Diamond-Set Watches For Men Were Commonly Accepted And The Importance America Played

Quill and Pad

“What are you in now?”

“I have a Dodge.”

“Those are wonderful if you want to get somewhere. This is for when you’ve already arrived.”

This exchange took place between Don Draper (main character of the television show “Mad Men”) and a Cadillacsalesman.

However, this exchange could very well have been between a jeweler and a man like Draper discussing the possible purchase of a diamond-set watch – and not for his wife, but for himself.



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