|Posters - Propaganda|
October's Children Little Octobrists Russia / 1959 / Propaganda Posters / S. Nizovaya / 44x57 Original vintage Soviet propaganda poster - If they like to work, then they are October's children! Great illustration showing three children helping with the household chores, the first boy wearing a Soviet red star Little Octobrist badge featuring an image of a young Lenin and peeling a potato, the second boy looking out to the viewer and smiling as he dries the dishes and the girl on the right polishing shoes, the text below in stylised red letters. The slogan refers to the October Revolution; the Little Octobrists was for 7-9 year old children who would usually then join the Young Pioneers for children aged 10-15 years old (similar organisation to the Boy Scouts and Girl Guides). Horizontal. Fair condition, small tears and creases in top and bottom margins, large stains in bottom right corner.