Visual display of the Komm doch herüber. Helf' mir, sonst zieht mir der Adler, das Vieh, noch alle Federn aus.

Komm doch herüber. Helf' mir, sonst zieht mir der Adler, das Vieh, noch alle Federn aus.

  • ca. 1914 - ca. 1918
  • Humor at the enemy's expense has always bolstered a soldier's morale. And that a soldier's fears seem always to lighten with laughter is affirmed by the sheer quantity -- and variety -- of postcards which ridicule and caricature the enemy.
  • Card 93 depicts the tri-colored French rooster crowing for help from the English bulldog before the German eagle plucks out all its feathers. The bulldog is penned in by the German fleet.

Details

Date
ca. 1914 - ca. 1918
Language
German
Description of Original
Postcard
Location of Original
University of Wisconsin–Madison. Libraries. Department of Special Collections : CA 17439, Box 2: Postcards, gf 0093
For Staff
METS