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Polish-English Translation of
Opiekuj się dzieckiem

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Opiekuj się dzieckiem / Zapisz się na członka LOPP  
by Wordbucket, 2016-10-18, 19:56  like dislike  Spam?  86.94.158....
Two texts taken from inter-war Polish pre-stamped postcards:

Opiekuj się dzieckiem - Będzie mniej więzień i przestępców
Take care of your child - There will be less prisoners and criminals.

Zapisz się na członka L.O.P.P. (Liga Obrony Przeciwlotniczej i Przeciwgazowej)
Sign up for a membership of L.O.P.P. (National Air Defence League)

I guess this is OK?
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Later  #856438
by Catesse (AU), 2016-10-19, 04:05  like dislike  Spam?  
Busy at the moment. I'll get to it later.
Is this card also 1920? It is a bit early to be talking about Air Defence.
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LOPP  #856485
by Catesse (AU), 2016-10-19, 13:29  like dislike  Spam?  
Opiekuj się dzieckiem: "Take care of your child." I was going to say that this was OK, but I have a feeling that it might have a more general meaning. "Take care of the children." (even though "dzieckiem" is singular) This could do with further checking.
Będzie mniej więzień i przestępców: "There will be fewer prisoners and criminals."
Zapisz się na członka: "Sign up as a member of the ...
My suspicion about the date was correct. This name was not used until 1928, according to wiki.
Wikipedia(EN): Airborne_and_Antigas_Defence_League
This officially translated title sounds a bit odd, but I cannot think of a better one. Originally (1922) it was concerned only with anti-gas protection.
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1928  #856522
by Wordbucket, 2016-10-19, 16:32  like dislike  Spam?  86.94.158....
Thanks. The first postcard with this slogan was issued in... 1928... so I guess I'll change the title.

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