Advertisement for Munsingwear underwear.
Life magazine, 17 May 1943, pg 32.
A WWII-era advertisment that is a great example of the contradictory nature of women’s role during the war…work hard like a man but still be feminine!
"Fighting trims…for women who work!
Streamlined underwear and sleeping wear, made to the blue-print specifications of you women who straddle wings and stand the watches of spotter’s posts. Built for action and the comfort that is an integral part of your efficiency.”