Visual display of the Dr. Scholl’s rubberless stockings

Dr. Scholl’s rubberless stockings

  • 1936
  • Dr. Scholl’s rubberless stockings. Instructions are included with a photograph and drawings. "These stockings give comfortable, uniform and adjustable support to the weakened vein walls, without direct pressure on them…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." Includes a separate packet with thread for repairing snags.
  • From the private collection of Dovie Horvitz (2010.20.13).