The United States of America issues Gasoline Ration Cards. You were only allowed to buy a small amount, even if you could afford more. Rationing was the only way to make sure everyone got their fair share.

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The United States of America issues Gasoline Ration Cards. You were only allowed to buy a small amount, even if you could afford more. Rationing was the only way to make sure everyone got their fair share.