Wake up, Mr. and Mrs. Tallahassee! This could be a bomb, but it isn't.

Wake up, Mr. and Mrs. Tallahassee! This could be a bomb, but it isn't.

Published Date

  • ca. 1954

Geographic Term

  • Tallahassee.

Description

  • Side two: Civil defense air raid instructions (wallet size).

Transcript

Obey these official Civil Defense
Air Raid instructions
Air-Raid Alert immediate attack
3 minute wailing siren or short blasts
All-Clear (effort over)
3 one minute blasts
2 minute silence between
[left column]
Quickly but Calmly
At Home
At Work
At School
in the open
in vehicles
[center column]
Drop to floor. Get
under bed or heavy
table.
Drop to floor. Get
under desk or work
bench.

Drop to floor out
of line of windows.
Bury face in arms.

Drop to ground or
dive for cover. Bury
face in arms.

Drop to floor. Bury
face in arms.

[right column]
with warning
Go to prepared
shelter. Turn off all
appliances.

Obey. Wardens.
Go to assigned
shelter.

Obey your teacher.
Go to assigned
shelter quietly.

Obey Wardens. Go
to nearest OK'd
building or shelter.

Get out. Go to
nearest OK'd building
or shelter.
Stay put until the all-clear and obey instructions
[right perimeter]
Placed here by Sea Scout Skip #1