1942 "Panama in Your Pocket" USO Publication for Soldiers, Sailors, Marines, Civilian Workers
ARTIFACT: This is an October 1942 copy of "Panama in Your Pocket: What to Do-Where to Go While on the Isthmus". It was published by the Publicity Committee of the U.S.W.O. in cooperation with the United Service Organizations (USO) of the Canal Zone. This booklet is not illustrated except on the cover and the first page. It was written as a guide for sailors, soldiers, Marines and civilian workers in the Panama Canal Zone.
VINTAGE: Published October 1942.
SIZE: 35 pages; approximately 5-7/8" in height and 4" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Oaktag cover; paper.
ATTACHMENT: Stapled binding.
MARKINGS: MR 91556-557-Panama Canal-10-31-42-30,000.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWII United States Military travel guide collection that we will be listing more of over the next few months. VCX94 LCHX12/13
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The book has some fading to the cover and some creasing of page corners inside.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.