See other o.b. ads: French
(ooo.ooo.b., 1989) - German (early 1950s) -
German (1970s) - German nude (1970s) -
French (1989) - German ("Egyptian,"
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).
o.b. (obé) menstrual tampons,
Other tampon makers, such as Pursettes,
made carriers for its tampons.
The pouch, thin flexible plastic,
measures 4.8" x 2.1" (12.1 x 5.2 cm)
at its widest. The side you don't see
is unadorned. It slides into the box
next to the instructions.
Tambrands, former maker of Tampax
tampons (now part of Procter &
Gamble), kindly donated the box as
part of a large
gift from its archives.
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