What Burns said in 1782 holds good in 1915. Take his tip.

What Burns said in 1782 holds good in 1915. Take his tip. LOC Summary: Poster showing a cameo portrait of Scottish poet Robert Burns, with a verse of his poetry quoted below. LOC Notes: Caption: O! why the deuce should I repine / And be an ill foreboder? / I'm twenty three, and five feet nine, / I'll go and be a sodger i.e., soldier. Date Created/Published: London : Parliamentary Recruiting Committee, 1915. World War One recruitment poster provided by LOC. Original medium: 1 print (poster) : lithograph, color ; 77 x 50 cm.