This replica pack includes:
Newspaper from 1941:An 8 page replica of the Childrens Newspaper from 1941 aimed at children with Hungry minds. (21cm x 29.5cm) — Ministry of Food War Cooking Leaflet: Puddings and Sweets, people were not encouraged to eat puddings during the war, due to shortages in fats and sugars. This leaflet sets out a number of recipes for puddings that if a household was prudent they could make. (20cm x 13m) – Ministry of Food Junior Ration Book: Food that was rationed during World War 2. This replica book is from 1944-1945, it contains stamps from retailers for products such as Meat, Eggs, Milk, Cheese, Bacon and Sugar. (10.5cm x 13.5cm)- Boys Own Paper (Christmas 1944) A superb boy’s own booklet, 32 pages of rip roaring fun a bumper read for only 9d. (17cm x 11cm) — Public Information Leaflet: Evacuation — Why and How?: Government leaflet for parents on what to do in the event of war. (14cm x 21.5cm) — School Essay: A unique insight from a childs experience of collecting gas masks and preparing for evacuation. Heart wrenching stuff. (16.5cm x 21cm) — Poster: An A4 sized classic WW2 poster appealing for volunteers to help with the massive evacuation programme. — Paperwork: Visitors record form, City of Lincoln babies anti-gas helmet request (15cm 25cm) — A Collection of Cigarette Cards: Life goes on, A ticket to see Aladdin at a local Methodist hall, dated 3rd February 1940 (9cmx 6cm), 2 cigarette card sized cards, we are all in it Mum (Home front) and Dad (Away at war), 6 small cards depicting, evacuation, Air raid , re-using old clothes, Dinky Toys, 2 post cards.
A diverse range of replica packs, both fascinating in content and brilliantly reproduced. Each item is carefully scanned and printed as close to the original as possible, resulting in a carefully selected mix of items, producing a sense of ‘being there’ for the reader. These prove popular with young and old alike and can be used as helpful aids in school projects.
Contains: Childrens newspaper, Boys Own magazine, Evacuation poster, Information leaflet, School essay, Variety of paperwork, Food recipes, Miscellaneous images.