Tour the former Museum of
Menstruation in my house.
See how women wore
a belt (and in a Swedish ad). See a modern belt for
a washable pad and a page from the 1946-47 Sears
catalog showing a great variety - ad
for Hickory belts,
1920s? - Modess belts
in Personal Digest (1966)
See a Modess True
or False? ad in The American Girl
magazine, January 1947, and actress Carol Lynley in
"How Shall I Tell My Daughter" booklet ad
(1955) - Modess . . .
. because ads (many dates).
Norwegian exhibit about menstruation &
the company history of the Scandinavian
tampon and menstrual pad company SCA
To celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of
(formerly SABA) Mølnlycke
Scandinavia, which sells Libresse menstrual
pads and o.b. tampons, the company held
a wonderful exhibit about menstruation in
the city museum of Vestfold, Norway.
(See more about
Visitors - and they sure look like men to
me! - inspect some
of the many displays. Thousands saw the
What a great idea! Why doesn't someone in
do this? Wait a
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