Ration Book 6

Item

Title

Ration Book 6

Description

Canadian Ration Book 6
Prefix and Serial Number HN 188828
Book contains 6 pages of various unused stamps.

Date

c. 1942-1946

Identifier

016.084.001

Medium

Paper

Provenance

The first ration books "Ration book number one" were issued to residents of Hamilton in August 1942. The first coupons printed in red were for sugar, and each coupon would buy two week's supply. The second coupons were green for tea-coffee and should also buy two week's supply, and not included in book for children under 12 years of age.

This book was owned by Lyle Mitchell
21 Locke St. S., Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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