Some Featured towelettes:
Refreshment Towel from Lufthansa A cloth towel in a foil wrapper sent to me from Tom in Sweden. Here's it's back side
Medi-Pak Obstetrical Towelette Acquired from a visit to the OBGYN by Trina. Here's how and when to use it!
Iberia Regional Air Refreshing towel Another fine towelette donated by Tom C. I'm not sure which is the obverse and reverse side!
Massengill Towelette with baby powder scent A very nice acquisition from Laura M. It provides confident freshness...when you need it!
MammoWipe patient cleansing towelette and it's directions. A donation from Linda. Remember, if you're over 40, get a mammogram every year.
Polident Wipes Thanks Christine. Can be used with dentures in or out!
Shout Wipes with carrying case On loan from Jan W. Get help from the Stain Professionals by calling 1-800-991-SHOUT!
Zeiss lens cleaning towelette from the makers of the first planetarium projector. Thanks Dr. Walter Bauersfeld for a great invention!
Three interesting wipes sent to me from
Xerox, Coventry and Goldstar !
Photos of four Star Trek cleansing toweletts sent to me from Dana:
They're wet Jim!
These towelettes are great for wiping the Klingon off the starboard side.
More photos of three Star Trek wipes sent to me from William Obermeyer:
Live long and prosper!
Note: These towelettes are only available in the online museum and are not part of the actual museum collection.
If you or someone you know would be interested in donating some of these towelettes to the museum,
please contact the museum curator.
Finger Pinkies The Secretary's Hand Cleaner. Also an ideal companion around the house? Donated by Jeff H.
According to Anita in Brooklyn, this is called "OTEFUKI" Te is "hand" Fuki is "wipe." the O is the Japanese honorific, so you could call it "Honorable Hand Wipe" if you like.
CVS Moist Towelette with lemon scent Thanks Ruth and Dwight.
Cook Arts Science & Technology Center Insect Repellent Towelette Kudos to Irene.
An old photo of the Moist Towelette Museum in the first display case! And a satisfied patron.
Photos of the newest display case at the museum's newest location!
Want an allsky for your planetarium? Download these 6 files created with Digidome,
print them to slides and put them in your allsky system.
Watch out, these are big files. About 1.6 megs each. They open into a new window.
Contact the museum's curator if you're interested in moist towelette content for Digistar 3 or other alldome video systems.
British Airways Towelette | British Airways Refreshing Tissue
A Pile O' Moist Towelettes | Italian Oven | Quaker Steak & Lube
Rantex | Armor All | Red Lobster | Trump Castle (Thank you Liz) | fria
Pet Wipes (Thanks to Carla) | Mobil with Pegasus
Mobil | Sunhopper | IcelandAir | NBC (Thanks Bill)
Aer Lingus | Hard Rock Cafe Beijing (Thank you James!)
Preinjection skin cleansing pad (Thanks Annie!) | Royal Fingerbowl | Tar-Off
Sip 'n Rinse | Moist Towelette | Winner's | KFC
Moist Towelette with Birds | McDonald's
Wet-nap | Wash 'n Dri | Disco | Moist Towelette with Drips
Riblets | Japan (Thank you Martin)
Kleen & Dry | Mercy clean from Japan (Thank you Kazu!) | moists
Quaker Steak & Lube (old) | Cream White | BW-3
Fresh Nap | Aro Palace | Clinipad | Bestvue | Chili's | Celeste Sani-Com
Diamond Shamrock | Freshette | Columbia Antiseptic Towelette
Sheetz | Screen Cleen | Eau de rochas
Thank you Merci | Fingertowelette
Big Boy (Thank you James!) | Treasury Alcohol Prep
Refresher from the USA Embassy in Sweden (Thank you Tom!) | The back of the Sweden Refresher
Planet Hollywood in London (Thanks Lou!) | Freshen Up | Leverfresh from the Munich Airport
knife and fork | nice 'n clean | Alcohol Swabs (Thanks Jeff) | another Moist Towelette with Drips
Click here to see my Pride and Joy!
Here's a Moist Towelette do-it-yourself recipe I found on the web!
24 squares white paper towels. 1 cup witch hazel 1 teaspoon glycerine Separate and stack each of the paper towel squares from the roll; cut each square in half. Place the rectangles in front of you vertically, fold each rectangle into thirds as though folding a business letter. Fold each in half as though closing the cover of a book. Combine witch hazel and glycerine. Mix well and pour over towelettes. Let stand for a few minutes to absorb all of the liquid. Stack in a lidded plastic container or zip-lock type bag.
John French - Museum Curator
Moist Towelette Museum
755 Science Road
East Lansing, Michigan 48824
Your donations are greatly appreciated
Note: Due to the overwhelming number of donations received, I might not be able to get all the recent towelettes on to the web page. Be assured though, your towelettes are prominently displayed in the actual museum.
If you're in the East Lansing, Michigan area, stop by and visit the Moist Towelette Museum. It's located in room 100 at the Abrams Planetarium on the campus of Michigan State University. Moist Towelette Museum hours are 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, Tuesday through Friday.
This page was last updated (just a little bit) on Nov 11th, 2013.
One of these days I really hope to update this old page.