National ration book (B) / Ministry of Food.

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Booklet of coupons to prove entitlement to rationed portions of meat, tea, bacon, butter & margarine, lard and sugar. In this instance most of the coupons have been used. Those that remain show that they were printed in different colours for different products on a decorative foliage background.


[London] : Ministry of Food, 1918.

Physical description

26 unnumbered pages ; 11 x 13 cm


Dated August 1918.
Rubber stamped as being issued at Weymouth Rural Food Office on 28 October 1918.



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