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August 9, 1918

Canning without sugar is encouraged for all households. Herbert Hoover has released hotels and restaurants from wheat restrictions, so long as they had been wheatless in the past three months. A Redwood Falls, MN is closed for violating food restrictions, another is allowed to stay open after making a $50 donation to the Red Cross.

Source: "Week's Food Facts," Little Falls Herald, Little Falls, Minnesota, August 9, 1918. Page 1, Column 5.

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