Are these the correct tyoe for the boots i have ? i noticed it says "service shoes " on the packaging shown in that ebay listing .Your shoes looks darker and better now .
I don't know if they polished these boots during the war but the rough outs were combat boots...
For laces you could try Ebay:
Are my boots "reverse " or " rough outs" ?? im not up on this sort of thing !!Yes, these are the laces you can use for your service shoes. I use them in my boondockers…
Here's another seller:
That reminds me of a song Edward ,by Johnny Horton "honky tonk hardwood floor"
Hey CarlAre my boots "reverse " or " rough outs" ?? im not up on this sort of thing !!
Bert , thats the article that i read , and the reason i asked about applying polish to them . I just didnt know what to do to get a decent finish on them ?? thanks for thinking about me !!