picture: Hazel Bishop
Eyelashes-100% Human Hair, Ready-to-Wear, c.1965, made in South Korea.
Below that the very nicely decorated "Fringed Three Fingertip Towels"
set by Sayco, c.1960, USA.
In front is a stylish little emory board file that
has no maker's mark, c.1960. The bottle above is Murine For Your Eyes,
demonstration bottle, c.1940, USA. Sexauer
Balloon Tank Ball "improves
the flush" c.1950, USA, may well belong with my Garage/Utility
Collectibles but it's here in the bathroom. Kleenex
travel pack tissues, Kimberly-Clark,
USA, 1938. Toni "The Uncurly
Permanent" from The Toni Company, division
of Gillette, Chicago, USA, c.1960. Barbasol
shaving cream, USA, c.1955.
"I Can't Believe It's a Girdle"
Chemical Resolvent Soap, "a high-grade pumice soap," Proctor &
Gamble, USA, c.1945. Ivory
soap, Procter & Gamble, USA,
Right: Van Heusen men's collar
shows a patent date of 1922, Phillips-Jones, N.Y., USA. Made of fine
starched cotton, this collar attaches to shirt with buttons. People
unfamiliar with the history of clothing find this very curious and are
astonished to learn that men once wore collars of paper and even
Lower picture: Pro-phy-lac-tic
toothbrush, Pro-phy-lac-tic Brush Co., USA, c.1950. The
"Bathtub Head Rest" Bath & Beach
Pillow from SNP, Taiwan, c.1968. Dr. Blumers "Dentone"
Tooth Paste, Lincoln Chemical Works, Chicago,
USA, c.1930. Ipana toothpaste
with Hexa-Fluoride, Bristol-Myers, USA,
c.1965. Dab, "The Man's Hair
Dressing," Du Sharme Products,
Minneapolis, USA, c.1971. Pepsodent
Tooth Paste "contains Irium," Lever
Brothers, NY, USA, c.1955. Stripe
Tooth Paste "with Hexachlorophene,"
Lever Brothers, NY, c.1960.