Sheet No.68: Three illustrations, the top featuring a drawing of Don Quijote being stung by a bee and with the text “El efecto de muchas picaduras de abejas por culpa de su insensated y la locura. El hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha”; at the center, an image of Rocinante and Sancho’s donkey, Dapple, with the text “De tal dueño tal animal”; and at the bottom a drawing of Sancho Panza and his stomach, with the text “El efecto de comer como un gorrino y un glotón. El escudero Sancho Panza.” Alcantud (Cuenca), 1939.
Coupons for azúcar, carbón, picón, garbanzos, huevo, patatas, arroz, harina, lentejas, sal
The ration coupons were likely made during the 1970s and bear no resemblance to any surviving examples of real or official ration coupons printed and issued during the Spanish Civil War.
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Recto: Image related to Don Quixote. Verso: perforated and divided into ten small ration coupons.
Three drawn illustrations with captions: the top represents the head and shoulders of a man being stung by a bee; at the center, facing heads of a horse and a donkey; and at the bottom, a wooden honey dipper, the head of a teary-eyed man, and a close-up view of a man's large belly bursting the buttons of his shirt.
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Supposed ration coupon posters issued during the Spanish Civil War and the early 1940s
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Digitized from Item 68, Supposed ration coupon posters issued during the Spanish Civil War and the early 1940s (HC385 .S87 1936), Rare Books and Manuscripts Library, The Ohio State University Libraries.