Object ID 002856
Object Name Scoldy Lox Invisible Hair Pins
Object Desc Large box containing smaller packets of Scoldy Lox Invisible Hair Pins.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003387a-l
General Category History
Category Personal Care
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Second Floor Bathroom
Start Year Range 1945
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords boxes,hair pins,Scoldy Lox,
Title Scoldy Lox Invisible Hair Pins
Description Box of Scoldy Lox Invisible Hair Pins. Yellow box with pink bands on sides, blue oval logo and pink rose in center of box. Rounded ends- satin finish. Guaranteed by Good Housekeeping. Manufactued by Scolding Locks Corp., Appleton, Wis., U.S.A. "Never let your hair down." Box contains 11 smaller boxes. Each smaller box contains 50 pins. Smaller boxes are yellow and blue with a majorette in orange carrying a hair pin. Very different fonts on smaller boxes than larger outside box.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Scolding Locks Corp.
Maker Details The Scoldy Lox logo was first used in 1934, but the trademark was not registered with the USPTO until 1945. The majorette logo on the smaller boxes was not registered with the USPTO until 1959.
Maker Mark Scoldy Lox in script in a blue oval; Majorette
Date JAN 9,2015
Assessor Kayla Sutherland
Notes Box shows edgewear, fading and stains. One interior box is missing.