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2 Rollins Runstop Hosiery Boxes. Both boxes say â€śFull Fashioned Serviceâ€ť DATED: Mid 1920s through the 40s. (Ads for Rollins in publications from 1925, 1937 and 1940) â€śNo More Embarrassing Garter Runs.â€ť Small triangular sticker on box says, â€śDelta Heel.â€ť & â€śImproved Double Runstop, Red at Hem, Color of Hose at Kneeâ€ť and â€śStops Embarrassing Garter Runs.â€ť
3 pairs of â€śLeading Ladyâ€ť Hose, back seam, top edge has Â˝â€ť wide elastic band, cinnamon color. DATE: 1940s.
Aristo Hosiery, 3 pair â€śMade of Dupont Nylonâ€ť Color Toujours, wrapped in original tissue with gold paper band.
Berkshire Stockings Box. Color Wood Smoke, inside of top â€śThe Home of Berkshire Stockings, Berkshire Knitting Mills, Reading, Pa.â€ť w/picture of factory.
Black Van Raalt silk Hose, back seam, patterned from knee down w/ tiny diamonds and V design. DATED: 1940s.
Bunnie Hosiery Box. ÂĽ Doz. Color Sandee.
Colonial Dame Hosiery Box. 49c, 2 for 95c, color Snappy, sold at Jones Store in Kansas City, Mo.
Display â€śLeg.â€ť 22â€ť profile of a leg from the waist to the toes made of moulded plastic and wearing a dark brown fishnet hose. Plastic.
Dr. Schollâ€™s Rubberless Stockings. Instructions included with photograph and drawings. â€śThese stockings give comfortable, uniform and adjustable support to the weakened vein walls, without direct pressure on themâ€¦specially woven on an entirely new principle for the treatment of varicose veins and the reduction and prevention of swelling and tiredness in the legs and feet.â€ť Includes separate packet with thread for repairing snags. DATED: 1936.
E&W Cinderella Stockings, â€śYarn by Dupont, 15 Denier Nylon, 51 Gaugeâ€ť Color Duet.
Felice Nylons, sheer, 51 Gauge,15 Denier, nude with black heel and seam DATE: 40s.
Fifth Avenue Hosiery Box. Color Blushblond. Sold Exclusively in Federated Stores (Macyâ€™s). DATE: 1940s.
Glad Nest Hosiery Box. Full Fashioned, color Crashtone.
Granite full fashioned Silk Stockings Box. â€śThe Stocking that made the Garter Block Famousâ€ť ÂĽ Doz.
Hanesâ€™ display piece, free standing moulded plastic leg from the thigh down to the pointed toes. At the top of the thigh is the Hanesâ€™ logo, a red background w/the word Hanes and in black print â€śPlus 4.â€ť beneath that in largea red print â€śthe only sock that Stays Up, the Stays Up.â€ť Sizes Medium & Large. The price of $1.00 has been blacked out leaving the words â€śper pair.â€ť 18â€ť high. Hanes, founded in 1901 by J. Wesly Hanes, became Hanes Hosiery Mills in 1910 and began the manufacture of womenâ€™s hose.
Hi-Stepper Hosiery, Rhythm, made of Dupont Nylon. Nylons in original cellophane unopened envelope, Color Burnished Beige. DATE: After May 1940 when they first went on the market.
Hosiery â€śAs You Like It,â€ť Box. Color Tuscany, 1/4 Dozen. 2010.20.8 Fifth Avenue Hosiery Box. Color Blushblond. Sold Exclusively in Federated Stores (Macyâ€™s). DATE: 1940s.
Hosiery Repair Kits. -Miladyâ€™s Hosiery Kit, 3 sample matchbook size packets w/needles. Directions on the inside cover. One packet shows 6 womenâ€™s legs in high heels with center section of the leg cut out so the various colors show through. Unused. Compliments Real Silk Hosiery Mills, Inc., Indianapolis, Ind.
Hosiery Repair Kits. -Realsilk Mending Kits; 4 sample matchbook size packets w/needles. Directions on inside cover. Unused. Compliments, Real Silk Hosiery Mills Inc., Indianapolis, Ind.
Hosiery Repair Kits. -Stocking Doctor Emergency Kit, matchbook size packet w/needle; has 7 â€śmatchesâ€ť of womenâ€™s legs w/shiny glue type substance on tips of toes and reads, â€śFirst Aid to Run in Stocking.â€ť Unused. Made for Red Shield Adv., New York
Silk-Steel, â€śThe Life Insurance for Silk Hose. Strengthens silk and rayon fiber. Cuts the cost of Silk Hosiery to about one third.â€ť Unopened round container. Directions on container, 2-1/2â€ť long, 1-1/2ozs, Guaranteed by National Products Co., NY.C., 25C. Keepit, â€śPrevents runs in Silk Hose, Life Insurance for Silk Stockings,â€ť unopened round container; Directions on container, 2-1/2â€ť long, 1-1/4 oz. Lehn & Fink Inc., New York, 30 cents.
Hosiery Washes- Nylast for Nylons, liquid mixed w/water â€śvital ingredients by Du Pont, doubles the life of nylonsâ€ť and â€śGives smoother fit, straighter seams,â€ť 4 oz., unused in original box with instructions on back of jar. Seeman Brothers, Inc. New York, N.Y. 4 oz.
Hosiery Washes- Supreme â€śthe smartly scented Silk Preservativeâ€ť powder mixes w/water; 6x4-1/2â€ť unopened package, directions on back, 50c. Unopened. Carlyle Service, Omaha, Nebraska.
La Lure Silk Hosiery Box. 59c per pair, color Tropic Tan. DATED: 1934
â€śMake-upâ€ť Stockings. Leg Silque, Liquid Stockings, with Directions on the back of the 6 oz. bottle. Langlois Inc., Boston.
â€śMake-upâ€ť Stockings.â€śStocking Stickâ€ť Bar in its original paper wrapper, â€śThe new and utterly different leg make-up.â€ť Separate booklet of directions w/pictures, enough for â€ś50 pair of Stockings for 50 centsâ€ť 2 ozs. The Armand Company, Des Moines, Iowa. DATE: 1940s.
Nightingale Hosiery Box. Color Blush, ÂĽ Dozen, DATED: Late 20s and 30s
Pair fishnet flesh color Hose â€śFirst Qualityâ€ť written on toe. DATE: 1940s.
Personality Hose Box. For the Lady. Â˝ Doz., Assorted Colors, Irregulars.
Pig Trough Stockings, machine knitted ivory silk with simple clocked motifs; two notes attached, one handwritten in pencil, â€śThese are the Pig trough stockingsâ€ť and the other typed note in caps, â€śBecause the younger sister married before the older one these stockings were given to the older sister by the groom and she had to dance in a new pig trough. This was the custom in the days of 1829.â€ť
2 Pair â€śQueen Anneâ€™s Laceâ€ť fishnet cinnamon hose with the Queen Anne flower logo. DATE: 1940s.
Ring Ting Guaranteed Silk Hose, $1.35, original tag â€śEiffel Qualityâ€ť on toe. DATE: 1940s.
Royal Purple Hose â€śall stretch nylon.â€ť Motif is an overall diamond pattern with 9 tiny holes in each diamond so that you could see the leg through the hose. The wrapper gives instructions and drawings that show the correct way to put them on. Hose have the Royal Purple trademark, a crown with 3 feathers. Sear, Roebuck and Co.,U.S.A. DATE: 1950s.
Serve Well Hose w/original tag â€śmade from pure Japan Silk,, tight fitting ankle, antiseptic dye and extra heavy sole. Always ask for Serve Well Hoseâ€ť is written on one side and on the other pictures a lady wearing the hose and her shoes, â€śfor Style, Comfort and Durability.â€ť
2 Pair sheer nylon Hose, in nude and brown, with note, â€śThese nylons must be post WWII otherwise they would have been parachutesâ€ť gift from Dorothy Grunewald, mother of Carol Grunewald, sister-in-law of collector. 2004. DATE: 1950/60s.
Supp-hose Stockings by Phoenix, â€śThe Sheer All-Nylon Stockings That Ease Tired Legs,â€ť w/booklet of instructions and pictures. $4.95 a pair. Product of Kayser-Roth; DATED: 1960s
Tintex Stocking Dye, â€śGives new, fashionable color-beauty to faded Hosieryâ€ť for nylon, rayon, cotton, lisle, silk.â€ť Directions on back of box, paper enclosure gives information about the product. Park & Tilford, New York, Est. 1840.
Tregs, â€śPrevent Garter Runs,â€ť includes 12 â€śtregsâ€ť which are 8â€ť x 1-1/2â€ť w/eight ÂĽâ€ť holes along the length that are ironed on it, nylon to â€śremove all the strain from those few threadsâ€ť. Separate booklet of detailed directions w/photos. Official Retail Laboratories seal, tested by Better Fabric Bureau. Patent Pend. Tregs, New York, N.Y. Distributors. 2â€ť x 8-1/2â€ť package, unused. DATED: 1944.