Front pages (and usually back, middle or other pages) chosen at random (more or less) from my collection of mostly 20th Century mostly British newspapers. Weekly new posts on Sundays, a Random Cutting on Wednesdays and a Random Advert on Fridays.
Friday, 22 November 2013
Random Ad - Christmas Rations (1946)
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The good news? We won the War. The bad news? Rationing goes on for another 9 years.
This a Ministry of Food information advert for Xmas 1946. Corned beef with a sprig of holly on top, anyone?