Translation: [On the top]
Carry your paper money to the Potrebilovka Consumer Cooperative
[On the bottom]
And you will save money and will help us finance the purchase of merchandise
Poster Number: PP 773
Artist: Biriukov, V. — Бирюков, В.
Poster Notes: [Center box]
The regional union guarantees with all its capital of 8,000,000 rubles the return of your savings.
The association keeps yours savings fully confidential.
The association pays between 8 to 12% interest on your savings.
Savings are accepted from the amount of 1 ruble.
Savings are intended to increase merchandise purchase.
Deposits are at the complete disposal of the depositor.
Savings cannot be touched without depositors’ consent.
Media Size: 32х24
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: 2nd Book Printing Plant of the Sevkravkraisoiuz, Rostov-on-Don
Printer Notes: Located at 59 Budenovskii Street in the city of Rostov-on-Don, the 2nd Book Printing Plant was managed by Sevkravkraisoiuz (North-Caucasus Regional Union of Consumer Societies). According to a 1919 commerce report on the Soviet Union, there were "...3,000 consumers' societies in [the] North Caucasus comprising 1,800,000 individual members...most important of which, practically uniting all the others, is the Rostof-on-Don [sic] Regional Union."
Publisher: State Publishing House of Geokartprom
Publishing Date: c.1927
Publisher Notes: Geokartprom (Union of Production Enterprises of the Military Topographic Directorate of the Headquarters of the Red Army) was state-owned trust developed in the 1920s to centralize government mapping. Geokartprom printed maps and atlases with the majority of the work performed under their printing house of the V.T.U. (Military Technical Administration) in Moscow.
Print Run: 10,000
Glavlit Directory Number: 62951
Catalog Notes: PP 773 Economy b