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    Wheat and Sugar Conservation Lot (Lot of 3) This lot contains three posters which promote conservation of various foodstuffs. This first is, "Wheat and Sugar Must be Saved," 22" x 14" Artist unsigned. Second, "Save Food," 10" x 37" Artist: unsigned. Third, "War Conservation Program," 30" x 20" Artist unsigned. The first poster was printed for the Food Supply Department and the remaining two were printed by the United States Food Administration. This lot contains three posters from the pantheon of food conservation posters. One of the posters is a informational broadside that discusses which foods were under government control for rationing etc. The other two posters focus on wheat and sugar and the 20 million ton American pledge which was made as a nationwide goal for donations of foodstuffs. A great lot, three wonderful posters which commemorate one of the greatest food saving drive in history.

    Condition-Wheat and Sugar Must be Saved-Fine; minor cockling from fold memory, some wear on edges from rolling/storage. Save Food-Fine; minor cockling from fold memory, dirt stains and residue on left edge. War Conservation Program-Superior; printed on extremely sturdy paper, excellent!

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2005
    15th-16th Thursday-Friday
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