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But Muriel will always remember the off-beat moments of wartime food rationing.
The final lifting of 14 years' food rationing was marked with the lighting of celebratory bonfires of rationing books.
Even in London, where food rationing (with the important exception of bread) did not begin until February 1918, The Times reported long lines in front of East End food shops.
The government has been forced to introduce food rationing.
This did not end with the war and although more foods were coming into the country, food rationing did not completely finish until 1954.