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a member of the Nazi SA which wore brown uniforms

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In Pelley's own words, just as "Mussolini and his Black Shirts saved Italy and as Hitler and his Brown Shirts saved Germany," he would save America from Jewish communists.
He was last seen wearing a brown shirt, dark trousers and black shoes.
Brown shirt, pounds 16; pale blue fine knit tank top, pounds 25; brown leather boots, pounds 90, Top Shop
But I when I put on that wretched brown shirt and looked in the mirror, it was a very chilling moment.'
For now though, this brown shirt answers his country's call to arms with pride.
ARSENAL are facing uproar among their supporters over plans to axe their traditional yellow away kit in favour of a new brown shirt.
In his brilliant obituary of one Sandor Needleman (a fictionalized version of Martin Heidegger), Woody Allen writes, "He was charmed by the National Socialist's philosophy of power, or as Needleman put it, 'I have the kind of eyes that are set off by a brown shirt.'" The degree to which political stances derive from aesthetic preferences cannot be measured with precision, but the presence of such preferences may account for the invulnerability of certain ideologies to rational attack.
On stage an Elvis impersonator in a tight brown shirt complete with running stallion print warms-up the crowds with a Las Vegas rendition of Bob Marley's No Woman No Cry and New Order's Love Will Tear Us Apart .
He wore a shaggy borsalino hat, a rough gray sports coat with white golf balls on it for buttons, a brown shirt, a yellow tie, pleated gray flannel slacks and alligator shoes with white explosions on the toes.
My mouse phase years past, everything mouse brown, brown boots, brown skirt, brown shirt, brown hat, brown coat, brown scarf.
He was wearing a big brown coat, a brown shirt and brown pants.
A worker at the restaurant told The Kansas City Star that the suspect, wearing a brown shirt with white stripes, had demanded money and pulled out a gun.
The Dove commercial draw backlash after it featured a black woman taking off her brown shirt and revealing a white woman wearing a beige shirt underneath.
He was believed to have been wearing jeans, a brown shirt and leather shoes.
For a quick Groot costume, wear a brown shirt and brown pants.