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Eat More Vegetables

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | June 16, 2022

Tomorrow, June 17, is National Eat Your Vegetables Day.
In preparation for that we share this World War I era poster, 1914 - 1918, outlining which foods should be consumed on the home front and which saved for soldiers.