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"Will They Last?"

The postcard has a pencil illustration of a large hourglass. Instead of sand, the hourglass has men in the top portion and their blood in the bottom. Two men, one dressed in a robe and crown and the other as a captain or soldier, look on. Text at bottom center: "'Will they last?' / The grave question with Germany has long been one of man power." Text at bottom left of picture: "ç 1019". On reverse: "Raemaekers Post Card Series"; "Brown Robertson Co. N.Y."; handwritten message; postage date of April 16, 1918.

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