This article, from the September 1944 issue of Ladies’ Home Journal, also came with this insulting text:
“Many of us may be serving shoulder to shoulder with America’s fighting men—but we’re still the weaker sex, and it’s still up to us to appear as alluring and lovely as possible.”
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