~ Female beauty : or, The art of human decoration, by Dr. A. Cazenave, 1874via Internet Archive

~ Female beauty : or, The art of human decoration, by Dr. A. Cazenave, 1874
via Internet Archive

~ Advertising and Selling Fortnightly, 1925via internet archive(click to enlarge)"Here is a boot that not only provides a quick, convenient method of fastening and superfine quality but grace and youth in foot line - loveliness from slipper to frock hem."Interesting notes in zipper history: Gideon Sundback patented the ‘Separable Fastener’ in 1917 but the popular ‘zipper’ name came from the B. F. Goodrich Company, when they decided to use Gideon’s fastener on a new type of rubber boots or galoshes. (source: The History of the Zipper)

~ Advertising and Selling Fortnightly, 1925
via internet archive
(click to enlarge)

"Here is a boot that not only provides a quick, convenient method of fastening and superfine quality but grace and youth in foot line - loveliness from slipper to frock hem."

Interesting notes in zipper history: Gideon Sundback patented the ‘Separable Fastener’ in 1917 but the popular ‘zipper’ name came from the B. F. Goodrich Company, when they decided to use Gideon’s fastener on a new type of rubber boots or galoshes. (source: The History of the Zipper)