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City Square, National Service Hut (City Centre)
Black & White image1939. Wartime view of City Square from late 1939 showing the National Service Hut erected as a recruitment office for the armed services. A large poster shows a lion underneath the words "Wake Up Citizens of Leeds". The statue of the Black Prince looms high above while the Queens Hotel (left) and the Majestic Cinema and General Post Office (right) can be seen in the background.
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