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    World War II Propaganda (U.S. Government Printing Office, 1944). Rationing Poster (20" X 28") "Have You Really Tried to Save Gas by Getting into a Car Club?"
    World War II propaganda poster emphasizing the need to conserve gas at home and encourage carpooling for the war effort. Artist Harold von Schmidt created this powerful image of a helmeted soldier with a head wound gazing out at the viewer. There is an extra vertical fold, a small hole in the vertical fold near the soldier's chin, a couple of small edge tears, diagonal creases at the top left, and fold wear. There is some typewriting, ink and pencil on the verso that does not affect the front. Folded, Fine/Very Fine.


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    March, 2015
    28th-29th Saturday-Sunday
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