Archive for the ‘1940’s’ Category

Hair Related Accidents

March 8, 2009

World War II didn’t just put women into factories, it also changed their hairstyles. Working around high powered machines was dangerous for a person with long hair, therefore women were encouraged to pin back loose curls to avoid injury. Above is an incredible clip from U.S. News Review entitled Safety Styles to educate the new lady work force of the 1940’s.