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FELS-NAPTHA Laundry Soap ? Dial Corporation
FD51
9.5 x 6 pica ( 1 9/16? x 1? )
Single packaged bar of vintage Fels-Naptha laundry soap, manufactured and trademarked by the Dial Corporation. During the 1920s and 1930s, Fels Naptha was often said to be the preferred soap for washing a child's mouth out who had used bad language. Numerous people from this era attest to having been disciplined in this way. The size of the bar made the discipline all the more dramatic. Hardwood with electrotype copper faceplate.

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