Toronto, ON: Canadian Publishers War Finance Publicity Committee, 1942. Paperback. Summarizes the various War Finance Press Advertising campaigns and contains examples of aprox. 200 propaganda ads and posters issued from Jan. 1st 1941- March 31st 1942. A scarce report, with OCLC locating just a single copy of this 1942 wartime edition in Canada, held by LAC in Ottawa, a second copy was located in the U.S. at RIT Library in Rochester, NY. Saddle stapled wraps, folio (13 inches tall), pp. , heavily illustrated with fine representations of War Savings posters, Victory Loan posters and many propaganda posters. Covers soiled and toned w. a small rub and an unobtrusive hole near spine, some minor creasing, interior text and illustrations are fine and unmarked throughout. Very Good. Item #3844
From the forward "It is the purpose of this booklet to describe the organization and work of this committee; to provide a record of its operations from its inception in November 1940 until the close of the government's fiscal year, March 31, 1942; and to review for the benefit of the co-operating publishers, their editors and executives and the Advertising Agencies War Finance Group, the advertisements, cartoons and publicity themes carried in support of the various campaigns, in the hope that such a review may prove stimulating and helpful in the work that lies ahead."
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