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What does CTCL stand for?

CTCL stands for Careless Talk Costs Lives (magazine)


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But first the government claimed our attention to instruct us that careless talk costs lives, to remind us to check the blackout curtains, fill in page two of the ration book, save food waste for the pigs.
Mrs Hayward said a pair of prints, one bearing the warning, Tell Nobody -Not Even Her, and the other, Careless Talk Costs Lives, fetched the highest single bid of pounds 2,700.
Others bear extracts from Winston Churchill's speeches, such as "We shall not fail", while some carry warnings such as Tell Nobody - Not Even Her, Careless Talk Costs Lives and Keep Mum - She's Not Dumb.
There are two showing variations of the Careless Talk Costs Lives campaign, perhaps the most famous in World War II.
1940: An anti-gossip campaign was launched, with the slogan Careless Talk Costs Lives.