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A customer can use the ration books of the whole family. But the first thing she will want to know when she buys pork chops, pond of butter or a half pound of cheese is--"How many points will it take?"

Subject:
Rationing, World War, 1939-1945
Partner:
National Archives and Records Administration
Part of:
Franklin D. Roosevelt Library Public Domain Photographs
Source:
https://catalog.archives.gov/id/196402
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