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Four cartoon scenes in a factory: a man on the ground with a piece of factory equipment is about to sneeze, which makes a man on an overhead crane tie a handkerchief around him to prevent the spread of coughs and colds. Colour lithograph after Allan Carter, 1951 (?).

Carter, Allan.
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[London] : Printed for H. M.Stationery Office, [1951?] [([Place of manufacture not identified] : T. B. & Co. Ltd.)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, printed in colours ; sheet 36.6 x 24.1 cm



Coughs and sneezes spread diseases. Trap the germs in your handkerchief. Allan Carter


Wellcome Library no. 2016477i

Lettering note

Bears number (after printer's name) : 51-1319



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