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Coal is Vital to Victory

1995.0027.0002

Coal is Vital to Victory

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Red, yellow, and white poster. The following instructions are printed in black: "Switch off PROMPTLY! / Use electric appliances less. Cut down in / Lighting, Heating and Cooking. Generating / Electricity consumes coal. Coal is vitally needed for war production. / Turn that GAS down! / Never burn gas needlessly. Never have gas / higher than you need for heating, cooking / or lighting. Gas wasted means coal wasted / instead of being used to make munitions. Don't waste WATER! / Never wash under a running tap - use less / water in your bath, in your kettle, and for / washing up. Hot water takes fuel. Use a bowl / not the sink for washing up.". Following this is "COAL / IS VITAL / TO VICTORY!" in white.

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