Even Uncle Sam Needed Nylons!

Back in 1942, there was a immediate shortage of nylon in America due to the war. So Uncle Sam appealed for all women to donate their used stockings for the production of Parachutes and Gun Powder Bags. Depots like this started appearing everywhere in America with the “Please Launder and leave Here”. Imagine that sight of Parashutes, a sky full of Nylons falling down…

Uncle Sam needs your Stockings !