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Hurley, R. V.; Clark, J. W.; Blodau, Violet V. / County and home agents' report--1942 [Dane County, Wisconsin]
(1942)

Volunteer war service work,   p. 34 PDF (346.2 KB)


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VOLUNTUR WAR SERVICZ VMM
9 General location of noighborhoods
  whore the nutrition loaders reported use was made of the nutrition
  information.
       An explanation of the purpose and organization of the War Service
work was
given on a foregoing page in the Agricultural Agent$6 portion of this report,
The Home Agent ls department worked most closely with nutrition and garden
leaders.
       Township nutrition leaders appointed a leader in each school district,
closed and village school districts included. Cooperati-n cf the county nurses,
county superintendents of schools, Parm Security home supervisor, county
Civilian
Defense Council nutrition chairman, and vocational home economics teachers
aided
in the promotion of this project.
       Reports from the canning information given in June were reported by
school
district and township leaders:
                250 - leaders trained by Home Agent
                125 - No, Local meetings held by leaders
              5,197 - Total families receiving this information (through
                                                meeting or otherwise)
Reports of use of material given in September to garden and nutrition leaders
on
drying, sulfuring, brining and storing of food are not completed, but indications
are that results will approximate the above reports.
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