Rationing is the controlled distribution of scarce resources, goods, or services, or
an artificial restriction of demand. Rationing controls the size of the ration, which
is one's allotted porti...
Jan 25, 2012 ... Then I saw the title: War Ration Book 4. And then I saw Book ... price for it. Stores
had to post both the price and the coupon value of a product.
Sep 24, 2000 ... Q -- I have two objects in my possession that I would like to know more about.
The first is a War Ration Book No. 3 with the stamps intact. I was 9 ...
You see, the war caused shortages of all sorts of things: rubber, metal, clothing,
etc. ... the U.S. government's Office of Price Administration established a system
of rationing ... Every American was issued a series of ration books during the war.
Jan 31, 2013 ... That May, the U.S. Office of Price Administration froze prices, and war ration
books were issued to each American family dictating how much ...
Stamps #19-28 - designated as coffee stamps, valid for 1 lb. of coffee each for
five weeks.. DCMI Type: Still Image. Title: War ration book one. Format: four-part.
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 ...
War ration stamps were a common item, and they are not in high demand as a
collectible item, ... How do you find the value of old stamps? ... Arizona Central
states that some ration books with few missing stamps sell for $15 to $25 dollars
Jun 5, 2009 ... My grandfather got extra ration coupons because he worked at the shipyard, I'm
told. ... They held concerts and sold war bonds to raise money; rationed ...
Columbus letter was found bound in a book at the U.S. Library of ...
www.alumnibhs.com/old geezer photos/ww2 ration stamps.htm
(A) stamp non essential 3 to 4 gallons per week (B) stamp essential to war effort 8
... of Price Administration and ration books holding stamps used for purchasing ...