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Leaflet - 'The War is Over', Job Recruitment, 1919 Reg. No: SH 870662
- Leaflet published after World War I by the Rawleigh Company, USA. It encourages people take on returned soldiers to sell W.T. Rawleigh products - now that 'the Hun has been whipped into submission'. Rawleigh made medicines and household products, and specialized in direct selling to household customers.
- This leaflet has three sheets which fold in on one another. The paper is white and the print green. Each piece of paper has a green border around it. The leaflet is about recruting new people to work.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from W.T. Rawleigh & Co., 1987
|Dimensions:||230 mm (Height), 154 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||medicines, working life, wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918, direct selling, remedies|
|Themes this item is part of:||Domestic & Community Life Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Primary Classification:||COMMERCE & RETAILING|
|Secondary Classification:||Direct Selling - Domestic Goods|
|Inscriptions:||Text: 'THE / WAR IS OVER / THE HUN HAS BEEN WHIPPED / INTO SUBMISSION / General Crowder Has Canceled Draft Orders / NOW IS THE TIME FOR YOU / TO GET NEW MEN STARTED / SUGGESTIONS TO HELP YOU DO IT'|
|Organisation Named:||The W.T. Rawleigh Co., Illinois, United States of America, 1919|