Translation: [The United States is] Marching too far – Their heads will be broken!
Poster Number: PP 124
Category: Cold War
Artist: Dolgorukov, Nikolai Andreevich — Долгоруков, Николай Андреевич
This poster is oversized. Written on seals: "Seal of a free world for Turkey, Greece and Iran".
U.S. military police boots are straddling Turkey, Greece and Iran, three nations in the post-war era where U.S. influence was strong.
Media Size: 72x26
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop named for A. A. Zhdanov, Moscow
Printer Notes: After World War II, the 1st Exemplary Typography was named in honor of Andrei Alexandrovich (A.A.) Zhdanov (1896-1948), a Soviet Communist Party leader. The printer provided for Sovnarkhoz (Regional Council of National Economy) of Moscow. Historically, the 1st Exemplary Typography Workshop was the Sharapov-Sytin Partnerhip. Ivan Sytin, a book-publishing magnate, had his printing shop at Valovaia and Piatnitskaia streets in Moscow. In 1919, Sytin's plant was nationalized by the Bolsheviks.
Publisher: Sovetskii Khudozhnik (Soviet Artist), Moscow
Publishing Date: 1961
Editorial Information: Editor K. Nazarova
Technical Information on Poster: Submitted for printing November 19, 1961; Order 2812; Price 15 kopeks
Print Run: 20,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A09088
Catalog Notes: PP 124 Cold War (oversized)