Publisher Name: [RCA Manufacturing Company, Inc.]
Graphic color image against a red background. Two miniature workers labeled "You" and "I" squeeze a caricatured Japanese officer in a large mechanical press.
"-..." printed after title; is morse code for "B".
"Litho. in U.S.A. Form IS5215"
Date extrapolated from 1942 magazine article reproduced on p. 15 of "Design for Victory" (New York : Princeton Architectural Press, 1998).
According to "Posters Used by American Industries as War Production Incentives" (Boston : S.D. Warren Co., 1942), "Design for Victory", and the Smithsonian Institution (http://americanhistory.si.edu/victory/victory4.htm), "Beat the promise" was the slogan of RCA's production incentive program.
1 poster : col. ; 38 x 76 cm.
|Keyword(s):||enemy caricature | war production | racial caricature | Japanese | beat the promise | workers | morse code | mechanical press|
|Series Title:||Beat the promise|
|Alternate Title:||Beat the promise -... : you and I put the squeeze on the Japanese!|
|Series Title:||American War Posters|
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