Squandering Coal On the Gas Fire?
Thursday 1st February 1945
1945 Public Information advert
That’s exactly what you are doing when you turn your gas fire full-on when half-on would do. Every gas flame is a coal flame. The higher it is turned, the bigger the lump of coal that has to be taken from the Nation’s reserves. The same applies to electricity. See that you are doing your bit with less “turning up” and “switching on”
CUT YOUR GAS AND ELECTRICITY