Tag Archives: World War II


A Salute to Veterans

Tributes to the military have long been portrayed on covers of The Saturday Evening Post, from situations serious to humorous. In honor of Veterans Day, we would like to share some of our favorites. ... More

Make Money, Not War

War was obsolete because it wasn’t good for business. That’s what a Post financial reporter said. Too bad Hitler didn’t agree. ... More

Bombing America

In a time when suicide bombers were unthinkable, a young journalist analyzed America’s chances of being attacked. ... More
Sullivan, Indiana in 1939

Everyday Life in 1939

European war dominated national front-page headlines in 1939. But on the local front, a vanishing murderer, duck hunting season, and menacing grass fires trumped war-torn stories from overseas. ... More
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