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War rations for Pennsylvanians

the story of the operations of the federal food administration in Pennsylvania, including personal and biographical sketches of its officers and members, with dramatic, humorous and unusual episodes in the experience of county administrators during the world war

by McCain, George Nox

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Published by The John C. Winston Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Food Administration,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Food supply -- Pennsylvania

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby George Nox McCain.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD570.85.P4 M3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination 273 p.
      Number of Pages273
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6625626M
      LC Control Number20010516
      OCLC/WorldCa2470455

        I have a book I found on base called, "A Teaste For War" by William C. Davis. In it they cover rations for both sides including the Navy as well as both humorous and troubling stories, how food can make people do strange things such as in the prison camps as well as, at the end, showing a great list of recipes so you can make your own from roasted turkeys to . A Taste of Food in the Civil War soldiers had to cope with the unvaried and insufficient rations they received. As the war began, Union soldiers started to realize the bleak reality of the food they were given. The United States Sanitary Commission, also known as Sanitary, supported and ­Confederate Receipt Book compiled by G. W. Gary5 File Size: 1MB.

      78 results for world war 2 ration books Save world war 2 ration books to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Unfollow world war 2 ration books to . Get this from a library! War ration book: no. [United States. Office of Price Administration,] -- The paper stubs, or stamps, in each ration book purchased rationed consumer goods and foods. War ration book no. 3, valid September , included 8 .

      War Ration Book One () Office of Price Administration Private Collection. War Ration Book Two () Office of Price Administration Private Collection. Demonstration of point rationing plan (btw ) Office of War Information Library of Congress “How to Shop with Ration Book Two” poster ()File Size: 2MB. Haythornthwaite, Philip J, The World War One Sourcebook, Arms and Armour Press, A Cassell Imprint, , pps Haythornthwaite gives the following as the rations allocated to British, Indian and German troops, and


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It could get a bit complicated. As a matter of fact, when a Gallup Poll on March 5,asked Americans, Do you understand how the food point rationing system works.

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UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. War Ration Book One. WARNING. 1 Punishments ranging as high as Ten Year's Imprisonment of $10, Fine, or Both, may be imposed under United States Statues for violations thereof arising out of infractions of Rationing Orders and Regulations.

2 This book must not be transferred, It must be held and used only by or on behalf of the person. Issued to the public May 4-May 7, Of theprinted,were issued. Initially used to ration sugar, coupons were later designated for other products. Stamps # - designated for sugar. Each stamp was worth 1 lb of sugar and was given a.

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Four different series of war ration books were issued. Infive months after (December 8, ) the United States entered the Second World War, "Book One" series were issued.

In January"Book Two" series were issued. "Book Three" series were issued in October of And "Book Four" series were issued towards the end of Most. Description: Sample Child's Ration Book. Throughout the s (and for nine years after the end of the war) every man woman and child in Britain owned ration books of coupons for food and clothing.

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The Wartime Kitchen: Living off Rations with Ration Book Cooking – Day One. How we lived and how we ate during the war, as in WW2, has been well publicised recently with the excellent BBC programme Wartime Farm, but, my plan to try to live off wartime rations started earlier this year, when I attempted to live on £1 a day – Meal Planning Monday: Live Below the.

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It is unlawful to sell it to any other person, or to use it or permit anyone else to use it, except to obtain rationed goods in accordance with regulations of the Office of Price Administration. World War II Rationing Stamps Program, Overview of the Collection Title World War II Rationing Stamps Program Dates (inclusive) Quantity 1 box.

5 linear feet) Collection Number USU_COLL MSS Summary Coupons for such items as gasoline, sugar, mileage, footware, stoves, and typewriter rental.

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One episode of the delightful British miniseries Foyle’s War addressed the crime sparked by rationing there.Ration book four was printed in red, blue and green. Each stamp was illustrated with a military symbol such as a naval ship, airplane, tank, gun, horn of plenty or torch of liberty, adding a patriotic flair.

Ration book four also introduced red and blue cardboard tokens, each valued at one-point, to be used as change for ration coupon purchases.With these rations on hand, Soldiers were expected to survive seven days without resupply, if necessary. As always, the cost of feeding the Army was an issue.

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