Here the packaging has designs or information printed on each and every side and this tends to be something that many packaging designs tend to shy away from for various reasons despite the appealing concept.
The bobby socks apparently appeared around 1927, right around the period when it became fashionable and acceptable for women to display their ankles. The bobby in bobby socks is a bit of an enigmatic figure, as there is no clear explanation for the origins of the name. Some researchers have suggested that it may be related to the bobby pin which was in vogue during the same period.
Popular: Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek, by Maya Van Wagenen. 15 year-old author found a 1950’s guide to popularity and experiments with the recommendations at school with funny, unintended consequences. Some things still ring true today. Well written, honest, and charming. For middle and high school readers.