Re: [CR]Earliest Brazed Downtube Shifters ???

Example: Production Builders:Peugeot:PX-10LE
Date: Wed, 1 Aug 2001 15:00:10 -0700 (PDT)
From: "Fred Rafael Rednor" <>
Subject: Re: [CR]Earliest Brazed Downtube Shifters ???
To: Bicycle Classics inc <>, "" <>
In-Reply-To: <>

> My guess would be somewhere in the 1930's. Sounds about right. But I still must ask, why did they fall out of favor or fail to catch on with racing builders?
     Best regards,
     Fred Rednor