Now for some music
- Now for some music
Soldier with helmet in hand stands beside a second soldier, who is kneeling and holding a phonographic record. Text continues, "Draft your slacker records. They will go to camp or overseas through The National Phonograph-Records Recruiting Corps." Caption below image reads, "Recruiting Station for Slacker Records."
- Falls, C. B. (Charles Buckles), 1874-1960
Boston Public Library
- Collection (local):
Print Department Collection
World War, 1914-1918
- 1 print (poster) : lithograph, color
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A "Slacker Record Week" was held in 500 U.S. cities and towns in October 1918. In an effort to stimulate soldiers' and sailors' morale, citizens were encouraged to donate records that were no longer played. Donated records were then sent overseas to the troops.
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