War Journals: New ration books available

PUBLISHED: 14:14 25 May 2017 | UPDATED: 09:13 26 May 2017

On this week in 1944. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-1. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

On this week in 1944. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-1. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

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Get your new ration books, available from Monday. On this week in 1944: Take a look at the extracts from the Exmouth Journal printed May 20, 1944.

Exmouth Journal, printed May 20, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Ref Nost 20-5-1944-4. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESExmouth Journal, printed May 20, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Ref Nost 20-5-1944-4. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Every week, we bring you clippings taken from the wartime Exmouth Journals and the local topics of the day in 1944.

Crisis clippings. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-10. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESCrisis clippings. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-10. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Successful garden party in for British Sailors' Society. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-11. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESSuccessful garden party in for British Sailors' Society. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-11. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Phear Park Bowls report. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-2. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESPhear Park Bowls report. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-2. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

New ration books now available. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-3. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESNew ration books now available. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-3. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Mystery man at Savoy. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-5. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESMystery man at Savoy. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-5. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Invest all you can. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-6. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESInvest all you can. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-6. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Chairman stung by someone elses bees. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-7. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESChairman stung by someone elses bees. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-7. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Society grateful for donations. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-8. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESSociety grateful for donations. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-8. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Guide to Salute the Soldier Week. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-9. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESGuide to Salute the Soldier Week. Ref Nost 20-5-1944-9. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

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