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Long underwear, also called long johns or thermal underwear, is a style of two- piece ... They were supposedly called long johns after a famous knife fighter who fought in long underwear. They were f...

Why are the cold weather underwear called "long johns"? Was the ...

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Dec 11, 2010 ... Why are the cold weather underwear called long johns Was the ... and their sea island cotton which have they have become renowned for ...

long underclothing [called?] (long johns / thermal underwear / etc ...

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Mar 2, 2012 ... Long underwear or, more informally and what I use: long johns. ... They're also called thermal underwear, so I imagine you could say thermal ...

Why are long johns called 'long johns'? - Quora

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May 2, 2016 ... Here are two descriptions from the Web: The history of long johns is a ... What are the long oversized kogal shirts called? ... What is it called?

Long Johns - Long Handles - Drawers - Blind Pig & The Acorn

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Jan 21, 2016 ... I've also heard them called long drawers so thats another name. ... hi tipper , longjohns they were.us girls wore flannel lined blue jeans.my ...

FATAL FOODIES: Eclairs vs. Long Johns

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Feb 25, 2014 ... Long Johns are usually filled with jelly, sugar cream or vanilla ... The name means "lightning," but nobody really knows why they're called that.

Cuddl Duds » Fun History of Long Johns

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Nov 25, 2014 ... Long Johns for women were first used to create a slimmer look. In the late 1800s, the ... However, being designed in wool, they did pose problematic. At times, the ... Did you know our logo is called the "huggie?"... base layer ...

The Serious Eats Doughnut Glossary | Serious Eats

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May 30, 2007 ... Long John: A long, almost rectangular, filled doughnut, often iced. .... at my local Shipley's they called the filled, cylindrical donuts Long Johns.

do you wear underwear under long johns? - Mothering Forums

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My DH doesn't .... he says they are called long underwear for a reason ... I used to wear cotton long johns growing up but now I prefer the thin synthetic kind and ...

Long Johns Make a Comeback - The New York Times

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Jan 13, 2011 ... How Cold Is It? Enough to Make Long Johns Stylish ... whose nostalgia for long underwear (seen occasionally in her collection called VPL) can ...

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World Wide Words: Long johns

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Feb 21, 2004 ... The term 'long johns' for long underwear is American army slang of World ... They are the winter underwear issued by the Army, and have the ...

long johns vs. thermal underwear [California usage ...

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Jan 18, 2013 ... I was like "No, they are called "long johns." Do people in CA use "thermal underwear" for long johns? I would consider them different entities, ...

What are Long Johns? (with picture) - wiseGEEK

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May 31, 2016 ... Though first made in wool or rough cotton, they are now made in a variety of ... How two-piece long underwear began to be called long johns is ...