World War II Patriotic cover
"We Buy, Sell, Swap Latest RUMORS. Closed For Duration — Don't Spread Rumors!"
The building in this cachet that is meant to represent a shop or house also brings to mind the adage, The Walls Have Ears. This serviceman's cover was sent under Free Franking from the U. S. Army's Camp Beale, California on March 15, 1944. The cachet was published by Richard P. Boone of Wilmington, North Carolina.