Tag Archives: bootes hatcheries

1945: Are You Dreaming? Get Chicks!

This 1945 Boote’s Hatcheries ad asked if people were dreaming or actually building a future, and I’m pretty sure the planes in that image are a reference to World War II.

Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1945: Food Will Win the War

Boote’s Hatcheries (extra chicks every Tuesday and Friday) put this ad in the March 1945 Daily Globe. It reminds me of a long interview I had with Stanley Beal of Round Lake, who was not drafted during World War II. Instead, every … Continue reading

Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1944: The Fight of Food for Freedom

Are you in the fight of food for freedom? Is your farm doing a full capacity job? Boote’s Hatcheries & Packing Co. Inc. (phone 2-1201) was encouraging farmers to contribute to the war effort by maximizing production in 1944.

Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments