This is a shocking photo.
Look at this picture of two children playing with fake guns. Kids emulate what they see and this was taken at the height of World War II in 1943. The cadets in the background are performing drills at Woodrow Wilson High School.
Thanks again to Shorpy.
- Video: Wilson, Harding and a Nation Pay Respect to the Unknown Soldier (1921) (ghostsofdc.org)
- Sheep Grazing at the White House (ghostsofdc.org)