Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

I was going to write about 1-candidate elections with 99.9% voter turnout and other Soviet-era election shenanigans but instead you are getting some propaganda posters from various years.
Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters
“Representative-servant of the people”. At the top: “To achieve further development and growth of collective farms”

Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

“Vote for further growth of our cities and villages”

Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

“Collective farmers, vote for further growth of collective farms!”

Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

“Young Soviet people are voting for the happy youth!”

Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

“For Motherland! For Stalin! For Peace! For Communism!”

Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

“Everyone, Vote in the elections for the Supreme Soviet of the USSR!”

Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

“I am old, and I suggest you pick a candidate as you would pick a son-in-law for your only daughter!”

Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

“Vote for the tribe Soviet, don’t let a shaman or a rich person in!”

Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

“Proletariat Troop, vote for the Soviets!”

Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

Behind The Iron Curtain: Election Day Posters

“Serving People!”

  • http://nuke718.livejournal.com/ Nuke

    In those first few the women look so cheery while the guys are uber serious. Heck the first guy looks like he is going for a gun. I’d be lible to vote for him if the alternative was getting shot.

  • Лена

    Мне больше всех дед в красной рубахе нравится. Добрый такой,заботливый.
    А красная рука с загнутым ногтем на большом пальце как у Бабы-Яги,это что-то из серии фильмов ужасов REDRUM>REDRUM