April 24, 1943: WWII Rationing

enough points
to buy hamburger
we got ice cream
but only a quart

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Alfred Palmer, Photographer (NARA record: 4407523), Public domain via Wikimedia Commons

An eager school boy gets his first experience in using War Ration Book Two. With many parents engaged in war work, children are being taught the facts of point rationing for helping out in family marketing., ca. 02/1943. Alfred Palmer, Photographer (NARA record: 4407523), Public domain via Wikimedia Commons

April 24, 1943

April 24, 1943