Tampons Were A Lot Classier In The '50s

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World of Wonder uncovered two vintage ads for Modess tampons from the 1950s. I mean, just look at 'em: These graceful women dressed in beautiful, flowy gowns — it's like Scarlett O'Hara is hawking the tampons herself. A far cry from the talking vagina bullshit we're stuck with today.

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LibraryChick
LibraryChick

But did they expect you to wear those dresses on your period? They're lovely, but I'm generally bloated and unlikely to cope well with cinched waists.