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Very Personally Yours (Kotex, Kimberly-Clark Corporation)
puberty & menstruation booklet for girls, 1981, U.S.A.

 Discussion.


Below: P. 6
Below: P. 7. This is the rare booklet for girls that uses VULVA, and it explains it. But it should point to it on the drawing on the opposite page. Clitoris also appears in print but with no further discussion maybe because it would lead to WOW! and Where is it again?! and the downfall of American Girlhood and to torchlight processions against K-C headquarters; these clarify its banishment from the drawing. Hymen and anus are also rarely mentioned in this kind of booklet but here they are! Once Kimberly-Clark got started it couldn't stop!
See a photo of an egg leaving the ovary.
   


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read the whole booklet As One Girl to Another (Kotex, 1940). Whole list of such booklets.

 


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