Artist Unknown Lend Your Money to Your Government 1918. Bond poster illustrates the sparkling new Treasury Department in Washington thoughtfully reminding buyers that they will be paid interest every six months. Many first time bond buyers misunderstood how bonds operated and were unaware that interest was credited to them and how often it would be paid. Elegant Washingtonians are shown strolling around the still unpaved streets. The building itself underscores government guarantees. Scarce. 38×56 near mint, conservation backed.