Draughts Eat Coal – Stop All Draughts! Save Fuel for Production

Lithographic poster

76 x 50cm

Issued by the Ministry of Fuel and Power

Printed for HM Stationery Office by J Weiner Ltd, London WC1

Fuel was needed for production of munitions and machinery, as well as to drive the machinery. The population was therefore exhorted not to waste fuel. Successful Home Front propaganda posters, as Fougasse proved, needed to amuse the watcher; cartoonists were accordingly highly regarded for this task.