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Keep calm and carry on

Via: Tywkiwdbi

A boy sits amid the ruins of a London bookshop following an air raid on October 8, 1940, reading a book titled “The History of London.”
(AP Photo)
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This boy exemplifies the attitude in the now-famous poster.
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Via: Shorpy.com  – Always Something Intersting’
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Designed by the British Ministry of Information during WWII, the Keep Calm and Carry On poster was used to calm the nerves of the public and help boost morale, circa 1939.
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http://vintagraph.com/wwii-posters/single-gallery/9575933
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