Beware! Young And Old, People In All Walks Of Life!
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Beware! Young And Old, People In All Walks Of Life!

1935/1970s. Screenprint, 56.8 x 72cm. Slight foxing, pinholes, repaired minor creases. Linen-backed.

Text includes “This marihuana [sic] cigarette may be handed [to] you by the friendly stranger. It contains the killer drug ‘Marihuana’ – a powerful narcotic in which lurks Murder! Insanity! Death! Warning! Dope peddlers are shrewd! They may put some of this drug in the [teapot] or in the cocktail or in the tobacco cigarette. Write for detailed information, enclosing 12 cents in postage, mailing cost. Address: The Inter-state Narcotic Association. 53 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, Illinois, USA. N118, 1970, Insanity Inc., Chicago.”

This poster was initially issued by the USA Federal Bureau of Narcotics in 1935. Ref: Wiki.

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Item #CL189-52

Price (AUD): $990.00  Other currencies

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