HOUSEWIVES! SAVE WASTE FATS, Original WW2 Propaganda Poster

Housewives save waste fats 5320LBHOUSEWIVES! Save Waste Fats for Explosives, 1943. Original WW2 (32 x 42.5” / 105 x 139 cm) folded WW2 poster now linen backed. Issued as part of the National Wartime Nutritional Program and designed by Walter Richards (1907-2006) the poster emphasizes the importance of recycling leftover fats for explosives. A nation in wartime cannot afford needless waste. Now you know why your mother or grandmother kept fats in a coffee can under the sink! “Take them to your meat dealer”

This folded poster is in near mint  C9 condition, and has been linen backed at our studios in Katy, Texas.

Condition C9. For Sale $400 Linen Backed


HOUSEWIVES! SAVE WASTE FATS, Original WW2 Propaganda Poster
HOUSEWIVES! SAVE WASTE FATS, Original WW2 Propaganda Poster
Folded Poster now Linen Backed in Excellent C9 Condition


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The base shipping cost for a folded or rolled poster is $10 | If Linen Backed is $15


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If shipping to the UK or Europe, the shipping surcharge is= $45 | If Linen Backed= $55

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The Limited Edition Art and Antiques was established in 1994 in Historic Downtown Katy, Texas and features an eclectic variety of antiques, ephemera and original folk art created by the proprietor Elizabeth Proctor.

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