Cashay Sanitary Puffs

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Cashay - the moden internal sanitary protection for the menstrual period. Cashay is hailed as the miracle invention. No wonder! It has at last freed women from discomfort, embarrassment and social-inactivity during their "difficult days". Cashay, worn internally, eliminates chafing bulging pads, hot binding belts, offensive tell-tale odors. Cashay brings the new freedom demanded by modern women!
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Object Name
date made
ca 1934
Park & Tilford
Physical Description
cotton (overall material)
gauze (overall material)
cord (overall material)
overall: 13 cm x 17 cm x 3 cm; 5 1/8 in x 6 11/16 in x 1 3/16 in
overall: 5 1/8 in x 7 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 13.0175 cm x 18.415 cm x 3.175 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feminine Care
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
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Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feminine Care
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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