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    World War I Propaganda (Y.W.C.A., 1918). United War Work Campaign Poster (28" X 42") "One of the Thousand," Neysa McMein Artwork.
    Neysa McMein was the illustrator who created the image of Betty Crocker for General Mills that was known to millions. She got her start with such magazines as The Saturday Evening Post, but her first success came with her images of soldiers and war workers during World War I. She toured Europe with Dorothy Parker, entertaining troops and creating war effort posters like this one. For her contributions, she was made an honorary non-commissioned officer in the Marine Corps. This rolled poster has edge wear with small tears, toning on the edges, and a few light creases. Rolled, Very Fine.


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