Cartoons can be an excellent medium for illuminating the far past. I was aware of the popularity of German souvenirs during both world wars but three of these H. T. Webster cartoons involve spiked Boche helmets -- as presents for little brothers, girlfriends and as mantle-piece victory ornaments.
Cartoonist, illustrator, storyteller, born in Nelson, B.C. in May 1950, has contributed to Chronicle, Weirdom, and Visions fanzines. John illustrated ‘Ronald and the Dragon’ by Lawrie Peters in 1975. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org