Our man Karl took a marvelous shot of his 9197 Postman. Definitely an underdog choice, which needs way more appreciation.
Roaming around on eBay we found this unicorn a couple of years ago.
We received a letter mailed on Feb 12, 1924 from the Red Wing Shoe Company informing us that the "...size 9 in the stock number 705" in the D-last is currently not available.
Go outside, enjoy the weather, and spend some quality time in your Red Wing boots.