See a 3-D
Dr White's ad, an ad contest for Dr
White's and wearing Dr White's with a thong. And a penis-tampon ad
(they finally yielded to the temptation).
More humor in advertising:
Simplicity Freedom ads (British): September 1990 - May 1991 - October 1991 -
Freedom Confetti (French): October 1990 - box of Freedom
tampons (German): 1991
tampons, box and instructions, from South
Africa, 1978 - ad,
U.K., 1976/77 - ad,
"How to make a packet of tampons disappear,"
Potpourri of tampon and menstrual towel
ads from the United Kingdom
British advertising for
menstrual products can be very
funny. An official from the
company that made Tampax visited
the museum when it was in my house
and mentioned that it would soon
make more amusing ads - and it did
But the ads on the following
pages, if hot hilarious (see the list at left for
those), sometimes give a different
slant on the topic. Enjoy!
very much the contributor from
two-page Dr White's ad, with
moons yet, and showing its
advantage with thongs..
And here's a contest
to make an ad for Dr White's pads.
(See a non-menstrual funny ad
on the back of a Dr White's ad,
just to see how much humor there
is in some British
Below: Using a bus
to show "coming
back" is brilliant, made
more so by the woman's backward
See another "coming
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