Three (3) World War II propaganda posters. 1st item: Black and white poster with newspaper headline text reading, JAPS EXECUTE DOOLITTLE MEN and WRECK OF DOOLITTLE'S PLANE IN CHINA. Text at bottom reads, WE'LL PAY YOU BACK TOJO THROUGH THE PAY ROLL SAVINGS PLAN IF IT TAKES OUR LAST DIME!. Depicts a man wearing glasses being strangled by another man wearing an Uncle Sam-type jacket and sleeves. Produced through the Office for Emergency Management, War Production Board. Unframed. 20" H x 13" W. 2nd item: U. S. Treasury Office poster depicting United States Revolutionary War soldiers and World War II era soldiers with text at bottom, AMERICANS WILL ALWAYS FIGHT FOR LIBERTY and the years 1778 and 1943 at the top above the soldiers. OWI POSTER NO. 26 and U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1943 printed at lower edge. Unframed. 28" H x 22" W. 3rd item: 1943 black and white poster titled, DELIVER US FROM EVIL showing a frightened, crying young girl over a large, white swastika, and a background of clouds and smoke. Text in blue at bottom reads, BUY WAR BONDS. PRINTED BY THE U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE, 1943. Unframed. 28" H x 22" W. Provenance: Private Johnson City, Tennessee collection. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition, corners and edges are sharp. Poster previously folded and foxing noted. 2nd item: Good condition with some separations noted along fold lines, foxing, toning on back. 3rd item: Good condition, some separations noted along fold lines, toning on back. Rolling for shipment is not recommended.
Lot 642: WWII U. S. Propaganda Poster, Joe Louis Previous Item Lot 644: 3 U. S. World War II War Bonds Posters Next Item