The front of an undated tract, discovered on the train in New York City last week. No publisher name or address information is given.

The front of an undated tract, discovered on the train in New York City last week. No publisher name or address information is given.

I despise visits from Jehovah’s Witnesses and have at times resorted to shouting profanity at them when they knock on my door. I do secretly enjoy the illustrations in their magazines, however, and I get a little excited when they leave publications when I’m not home. Here’s an uncredited illustration from the May 2013 issue of Awake. 

I despise visits from Jehovah’s Witnesses and have at times resorted to shouting profanity at them when they knock on my door. I do secretly enjoy the illustrations in their magazines, however, and I get a little excited when they leave publications when I’m not home. Here’s an uncredited illustration from the May 2013 issue of Awake. 

For all who are praying that your Christmas gifts arrive in time, don’t worry: Jesus watches over the U.S. Postal Service. Scanned from an undated booklet published by Bible Harvest Plan in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

For all who are praying that your Christmas gifts arrive in time, don’t worry: Jesus watches over the U.S. Postal Service. Scanned from an undated booklet published by Bible Harvest Plan in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Something cheerful as people finish up their shopping for Christmas gifts. The front cover of a tract published by Evangelical Tract Distributors in Admonton, Alta., Canada. Undated. Many more tracts by various publishers here.

Something cheerful as people finish up their shopping for Christmas gifts. The front cover of a tract published by Evangelical Tract Distributors in Admonton, Alta., Canada. Undated. Many more tracts by various publishers here.

Have You Found Rest? An undated tract published by Bible Tracts, Inc. in Bloomington, Indiana. Nothing about that pointing finger makes me feel restful. Lots more tracts by various publishers here.

Have You Found Rest? An undated tract published by Bible Tracts, Inc. in Bloomington, Indiana. Nothing about that pointing finger makes me feel restful. Lots more tracts by various publishers here.

Well, we were spared the 12/21/12 Apocalypse so to commemorate that close call, here’s the front of an undated tract published by Bible Tracts, Inc. in Bloomington, Indiana. Lots more tracts by various publishers here.

Well, we were spared the 12/21/12 Apocalypse so to commemorate that close call, here’s the front of an undated tract published by Bible Tracts, Inc. in Bloomington, Indiana. Lots more tracts by various publishers here.

An undated tract published by the Pilgrim Tract Society, Randleman,   North Carolina. This is one of many religious tracts that have been   added  to the Flickr collection.

An undated tract published by the Pilgrim Tract Society, Randleman, North Carolina. This is one of many religious tracts that have been added to the Flickr collection.

An undated tract published by the Pilgrim Tract Society, Randleman,  North Carolina. This is one of many religious tracts that have been  added  to the Flickr collection.

An undated tract published by the Pilgrim Tract Society, Randleman, North Carolina. This is one of many religious tracts that have been added to the Flickr collection.

An undated tract published by Evangelical Tract Distributors, Edmonton,  Alta., Canada. This is one of many religious tracts that have been added  to the Flickr collection.

An undated tract published by Evangelical Tract Distributors, Edmonton, Alta., Canada. This is one of many religious tracts that have been added to the Flickr collection.

An undated tract published by Evangelical Tract Distributors, Edmonton, Alta., Canada. This is one of many religious tracts that have been added to the Flickr collection.

An undated tract published by Evangelical Tract Distributors, Edmonton, Alta., Canada. This is one of many religious tracts that have been added to the Flickr collection.

Rock Casualties, an undated tract published by Pilgrim Tract Society, Randleman, North Carolina.

Rock Casualties, an undated tract published by Pilgrim Tract Society, Randleman, North Carolina.

The Beginning of the End, published by Good News Publishers, Wheaton, Illinois, 1999. See also this title.

The Beginning of the End, published by Good News Publishers, Wheaton, Illinois, 1999. See also this title.

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He Is Not Here, published by Bible Tracts, Inc., Bloomington, IN. Undated.

He Is Not Here, published by Bible Tracts, Inc., Bloomington, IN. Undated.

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You Don’t Stand a Ghost of a Chance, published by Bible Tracts, Inc., Bloomington, IN. Undated.

You Don’t Stand a Ghost of a Chance, published by Bible Tracts, Inc., Bloomington, IN. Undated.

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Broadway - A Dead End Street, published by Evangelical Tract Distributors, Edmonton, Alta., Canada. Undated.

Broadway - A Dead End Street, published by Evangelical Tract Distributors, Edmonton, Alta., Canada. Undated.