How the Police Help New Yorkers to Protect Themselves
��Do You Know?
��That by street accidents in New York City
One person is killed every 14 hours, and One person is injured every 23 minutes
Yon can help to lessen this terrible toll of lives
1, By being careful yourself
2, By teaching others to be careful
Statistics show that the majority of accidents are due to carelessness
We will enforce the rules for drivers, but Fate must enforce the rules for pedestrians
Reckless drivers are fined and imprisoned Reckless walkers are mSimed and killed
Never cross busy streets except at crossings Never read newspapers while crossing the street Never obstruct your view with your umbrella
while crossing the street Always look both ways while crossing the street Always keep your eyes open and your wits about
Last month 2344 persons were injured in street accidents in New York City
Ask your policeman for "Safety Booklet." ARTHUR WOODS,
��Do You Know?
��That by Street Accidents in New Yort City
One person is killed every 14 hours and One person is injured every 23 minutes
��II. That You May be the Next Person Killed or Injured. Unless You Obey these Rules
1. Never cross the streets except at crossings.
2. Never hitch behind wagons or automobiles.
i. Do not play games in the middle of the street.
4. Never chase your ball before first seeing that no
wagons or automobiles are coming Up or down.
It is better to save your life than your ball. .5. Always keep your eyes open and your wits about
- . Be careful, and make your friends be careful too.
Save their lives as well as your own.
7. Ask your policeman for "Safety Booklet."
��Two kinds of " safety booklets " issued by to protect his life and property. Note that
��the New York police to tell the citizen how the information is not all of the "don't" kind
��Below: Carrying the bundles of booklets from the printers. Fifty thousand posters, three hundred thousand booklets, and motion picture slides galore have been prepared for the campaign
��Below: A policeman 'enteiing a shop to place a poster in the window. New York shop win- dows are literally plastered with these post- ers of the "help protect yourself" movement