United States of America Office of Price Administration
Read before signing: In accepting this book, I recognize that it remains the property of the United States Government. I will use it only in the manner and for the purposes authorized by the Office of Price Administration.
Void if altered / It is a criminal offense to violate rationing regulations
(OPA Form R-145)
Never buy rationed goods without ration stamps.
Never pay more than the legal price.
Important: When you have used your ration, salvage the TIN CANS and WASTE FATS. They are needed to make munitions for our fighting men. Cooperate with your local Salvage Committee.