Increased demand for US military combat boots, branded western and fashion footwear helped push McRae Industries Inc's third quarter revenues up 45 per cent to $18.47 million. This compares to consolidated net revenues of $12,78m reported for the third quarter of fiscal 2001. Net earnings for the period were $678,000, or $.24 per share, compared to a net loss of $299,000, or $.11 per share last year.