Cashay Sanitary Puffs

Cashay Sanitary Puffs

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Description
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!
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
tampons
date made
ca 1934
patent date
1934-01-02
maker
Park and Tilford
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
cotton (overall material)
gauze (overall material)
cord (overall material)
Measurements
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
ID Number
1978.0883.212
accession number
1978.0883
catalog number
1978.0883.212
patent number
US1941717A
Credit Line
cotton batting
subject
Women's Health
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feminine Care
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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