Don't let him stick his nose in your business.

One of 388 posters in the series: American War Posters available on this site.

Description

Black and white cartoon. The cartoon character is a mosquito, smiling in a sinister manner and showing fangs. He has a long sharp nose and he is rubbing his hands together. There is a sunburst of white around him and the rest of the poster is black.

Physical Description

1 poster : black & white ; 44 x 35 cm.

Creation Information

Nolan, Jack. 1943.

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This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Poster Collection and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 865 times , with 11 in the last month . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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  • Nolan, Jack. Sgt. Jack Nolan of Brooklyn, N.Y. was a staff artist for the C-B-I Roundup, an overseas theatre newspaper of World War II, printed in New Dehli, India.

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Description

Black and white cartoon. The cartoon character is a mosquito, smiling in a sinister manner and showing fangs. He has a long sharp nose and he is rubbing his hands together. There is a sunburst of white around him and the rest of the poster is black.

Physical Description

1 poster : black & white ; 44 x 35 cm.

Notes

'"Medical Dept., U.S., Army"'--In lower right margin.

Written in pencil on verso: "These posters [previous two words were scratched out with pencil and over it is written "This poster"] was Design [sic] by Sgt. Nolan, staff artist of C-B-I Roundup. The official Theater paper for American Forces- "The poster was in conjunction with a theater wide anti-Malaria program since so many Americans were coming down with Malaria-India-Jan. 5, 1943" Lt. Kenneth W. Hunt"

Sgt. Jack Nolan of Brooklyn, N.Y. was a staff artist for the C-B-I Roundup, an overseas theatre newspaper of World War II, printed in New Dehli, India. (Information is from "At long last -- Roundup's own story", online article by Sgt. E. Gartly Jaco. This article and other issues of the Roundup containing Sgt. Nolan's work are available at: http://cbi-theater-5.home.comcast.net/~cbi-theater-5/
roundup/roundup.html.)

This poster title is not listed in GPO Monthly Catalog or Cumulative Title Index. It is cataloged in the UNT Libraries' shelflist card file.

A related poster also designed by Sgt. Nolan is in the UNT Libraries' collection (previously classed 940.54 no.64; DB#542).

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 541
  • Call Number: Dewey No. 940.54 no.063
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 Nolan 1
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc224

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World War Poster Collection

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World War Two Collection

These materials focus on WWII and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials created during the time period, materials may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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Creation Date

  • 1943

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 13, 2006, 11:43 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • June 2, 2010, 5:41 p.m.

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Nolan, Jack. Don't let him stick his nose in your business., poster, 1943; [New Delhi, India]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc224/: accessed May 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.