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"A CARELESS WORD, A NEEDLESS LOSS" PROPAGANDA POSTER
Iconic American "loose lips" poster, 22" x 28", featuring a bleak image of a drowned American sailor washed up on a beach, above the title: "A Careless Word... A Needless Loss". The bottom edge is marked as "OWI Poster No. 36", with the publishing line: "U.S. Government Printing Office : 1943 - O - 506018". Shows folds, else very good.

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April 17, 2018 10:00 AM EDT
Elkton, MD, US

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