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
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
The Museum of Menstruation and Women's Health
A member of the Johns Hopkins University
laboratory that developed the Instead menstrual cup
made and wore this Halloween
costume (near left) in
1995. She presented it to MUM in a ceremony
at the museum attended by many of her
Shoes embellished with menstrual tampons
complete the outfit.
Beth Littleford of Comedy
Central TV wanted to wear this
costume during her interview of the MUM
director in the museum for the "The Daily Show" in
December 1996 (read
about it; scroll about 1/3 down the page).
Look at the promotional
here) made of Instead menstrual cups that
the Ultrafem corporation sent this museum.
pages 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 of the MUM
the Norwegian exhibit
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