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Leaflet - 'The War is Over', Job Recruitment, 1919 Document Reg. No: SH 870662

Summary:
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.
Description:
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
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 230 mm (Height), 154 mm (Width)

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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
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Direct Selling - Domestic Goods
Tertiary Classification: recruitment
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'
Date Made: 1918-1919
Organisation Named: The W.T. Rawleigh Co., Illinois, United States of America, 1919

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