Planting time has come around once again, so I thought I would share these two pages from a comic book produced during WWII to encourage kids to get involved with planting and maintaining Victory Gardens to help supplement food after rationing went into effect. People really took to the idea, planting in backyards, allotments, rooftops, fire escapes and even in window boxes.
|From: How Boys and Girls Can Help Win the War 1942|
This morning, I had sad, sad window boxes:
But lots new plants:
And now, I have very happy window boxes: