loose lips sink ships 33

This couple, symbolizing the average American family of World War II, has lost a child in military service—the mother clutches a government telegram informing her of her family’s loss. The blue star on the service flag in this anti-espionage poster will soon be replaced by a gold star. (Government Printing Office, 1943)

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