Bill Russell cut loose!
Another great play, another great shot, another great game coming up as Bill Russell leads the way in the fabulous new Bill Russell Professional Basketball Shoe. Personally styled and engineered by the world’s champion Boston Celtics center, this exciting new Bristol shoe is made to order for any man or boy who wants to go places, on or off the court, Rugged … long lasting … it’s ideal for all sports, all seasons.
Special bonded upper of double-thickness duck … a fleece-lined, swept back tongue … seamless toes and double, pull-proof eyelets mold the Bill Russell Basketball Shoe to your foot … give you the game-winning action of high jumping, shock-absorbent double sponge insole plus the exclusive TRIACTION outsole. The perfect combination to give you split-second stops and starts … extra fast cuts and pivots.
Watch “The Shoe” in action as Bill Russell flashes down the floor with the Boston Celtics or see it along with the complete line of Bristol outdoor and athletic foot-wear at your nearest store. Bristol Manufacturing Corporation, Bristol, Rhode Island.
sauce: Boys’ Life May 1966 / Bristol 1966