Lot 386: WWII 'Don't Talk' Posters

RR Auction

RR Auction

2017-12-18 16:05:34

Lot 386

Two original color American WWII propaganda posters: a vibrant 12 x 19 poster published by the National Process Company, depicting a rooster being listened to by caricatures of Axis leaders, with white text, "Don't Crow, It's an easy way to lose the war"; and a 14 x 20 poster published by the US Government Printing Office in 1944, showing a little girl holding a photo of her soldier father, reading, "Don't kill her daddy with careless talk." In overall very good to fine condition, with rippling and a few edge tears to the "Don't kill her daddy" poster.

Estimate: $200-$400

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