Man’s black wool formal suit, c. 1950. The label in the coat is Griffan Clothes / Tailored for Jack Krawcheck / Charleston. It was worn by Judge Clarence Benjamin Pearce (1897-1984), Charleston Family Court judge for 23 years. Jack Krawcheck Company was a fine men’s store founded in 1922 by Jack E. Krawcheck (1899-1986), a Polish immigrant who created a men’s clothing store in Charleston that became a fashion icon. Charleston Museum.