See more Kotex items:
for the pad (1921; scroll to bottom of page)
Two ads for Fibs, 1935 and 1939,
the first successful Kotex
Fibs appeared just shortly after
Read about the short life and death
of this tampon.
See the actual tampon. 1935-59
ads for Fibs.
A genealogy researcher kindly
sent the scans, some of many of
tampons from newspapers. She
wants to remain anonymous.
An ad from the Hammond Times, page
5, Thursday, November 21, 1935. It
sat next to an ad for Cardui
patent medicine. A genealogy
researcher kindly sent the scan,
one of many of tampons from
newspapers. She wants to remain
(The ad is about 11" high, about
28 cm.) See the Fibs tampon and
commercial tampons page.
See the actual tampon.
See the roughly contemporary
Cashay and Dale tampons, and
very early Tampax
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