This “old thing” is a poster that I’ve had since I was a kid. I’m not sure where it came from. For those readers who are not old enough to remember the draft, be very glad. I was 15 years old when the Vietnam War finally came to an end. The thing I will always remember is something you don’t see today. Real, honest reporting directly from the war-front. Great journalism by people like Walter Cronkite, and of course….the nightly “body count”.


Printed at the bottom: All statistics from Department of Defense – March 1, 1969


Filed under AMERICANA, Faith, History, ODDITIES, Religion

3 responses to “OLD THINGS part 2

  1. That is amazing and at the same time scary. What a thought provoking piece of memorabilia.

  2. Very sobering… and peculiar. Something about the graphics of this poster makes me think of Carnation baby formula and Chick-fil-A.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s