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Those who talk don't know [picture] : those who know don't talk! / Warner
Bib ID 4384822
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [picture]
Author
Warner, Ralph Malcolm, 1902-1966
 
Online Versions
Printer ([Melbourne : L.H.Q. (Aust.) Cartographic Company)
Description [Melbourne] : H.Q. Vic. L. of C. Area., [1943] 
1 poster : col. ill. ; 51 x 38 cm. 
Summary

Poster of artwork depicting a sulphur crested cockatoo with its beak open at the top and an owl in the lower left of the image, with text reminding people of the dangers of loose talk, implied by a contrast between the noisy and talkative cockatoo and the generally silent and wise owl. The text comes from chapter 56 of the Tao Te Ching by Laozi (or Lao Tzu).

Subjects Conversation.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Communications -- Australia.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda -- Australia -- Posters.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Australia -- Posters.  |  War posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Australia -- Posters -- Victoria.
Other authors/contributors Victoria Lines of Communication Area  |  LHQ (Aust.) Cartographic Company
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Those who talk do not know

Those who know don't talk

Those who know do not talk

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