Anonymous Spectator, born in 1976
Ration cards were introduced by the communist government at different periods of time; the cards did not function as a substitute for money. Products included sugar, meat, and washing powder.
Lonia’s memory, born in 1940s
I worked as an accountant in secondary school. Our history teacher was a heavy smoker … Ration cards
Magda’s memory, born in 1980s
It was close to Christmas. My friend, then six years old, had a sister, one year older than her. They both dreamt about Santa Claus bringing them beautiful dresses. Unfortunately
… Santa got it wrong
I was very lucky... I was a teacher, so all parents were always bringing me food gifts... Coffee, real chocolate...Jan’s memory, born in 1930s