Abraham Penn opened his first Cape store in Chatham and sold uniforms to personnel at the Chatham Coast Guard Station.
The first Chatham store manager, outfitting the people of Chatham for 40 years (1925-1965).
Upon the sinking of the SS Pendleton, Ben met the survivors at the Coast Guard Station to measure them for dry clothing. The rescue of the SS Pendleton is often called the greatest small boat rescue in the U.S. Coast Guard history.
Puritan Cape Cod launches a new lifestyle brand, Chatham Chino Company, featuring the same hardworking, high-quality cotton with a comfortable fit and a salt-washed weathered look that emphasizes the clothing’s rugged, Cape Cod heritage.
Chatham Chino Company salutes The Finest Hours, recognizing the story of the SS Pendleton and its survivors in Chatham.