|Text on Button||CURE VIRGINITY|
Black text on illustrated red cherry on white background.
“Cure Virginity” was one of many Underground Buttons! for sale for 25 cents in 1967 in the Neo-Classified section of The Paper, a Michigan State University underground publication. The phrase was popularized in the 1960s when attitudes toward sex were becoming increasingly liberal.
Neo-Classified. (1967 January 16). The Paper, II (12), 8. Rielly, Edward J. (2003) American Popular Culture Through History: the 1960s. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press.