Poster Propaganda.

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Information. – in the House of Commons on 28th May 1941.

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Photo of Sir Geoffrey Mander Sir Geoffrey Mander , Wolverhampton East

asked the Minister of Information whether he will consider the advisability of issuing in addition to the poster entitled "The British Common wealth of Nations Together," a poster, illustrating representative types of the Allied nations who are co-operating with us in the war effort?

Photo of Hon. Harold Nicolson Hon. Harold Nicolson , Leicester West

The suggestion is one which has already received very full consideration, but there are various practical difficulties in the way of carrying it out; nevertheless my right hon. Friend will have the matter re-examined.

Photo of Sir Geoffrey Mander Sir Geoffrey Mander , Wolverhampton East

In that connection, will the hon. Member bear in mind the importance of not giving the impression that we regard this as a purely Imperial war, and that in any particular references Greece and our other Allies should be brought into propaganda of this kind?