He said something!

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Description

Propaganda postcard promoting Dutch neutrality whilst being under foreign pressure to join the war, drawn by the Dutch painter Theo Molkenboer.

Context

In the picture, a Dutch woman wearing a traditional Dutch costume says ‘Hij zeit wat!’ (in English: ‘He said something!’), referring to the German soldier standing behind her.