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Coughs and sneezes spread diseases

Ministry of Health / Central Council for Health Education poster in a series designed by cartoonist Herbert Mayo Bateman. The campaign was launched in October 1942 to promote fitness at work and to combat absenteeism. This cartoon shows women working with shell casings in a munitions factory.

Title Coughs and sneezes spread diseases-poster 1942
Maker --
Production Date 1942
Format Poster
Copyright Crown Copyright
Holding Institution TUC Library Collections, London Metropolitan University
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