Sugar means ships--The consumption of sugar sweetened drinks must be reduced For your beverages 400 million lbs.

Sugar means ships--The consumption of sugar sweetened drinks must be reduced For your beverages 400 million lbs. of sugar were imported in ships last year--Every ship is needed to carry soldiers and supplies now. LOC Summary: Poster showing a young woman drinking through a straw, Europe under a cloud "War" in the distance, as ships are diverted from carrying soldiers and supplies to carry sugar. LOC Notes: United States Food Administration. Date Created/Published: 1917. World War I propaganda poster provided by LOC. Original medium: 1 print (poster) : lithograph ; 39 x 49 cm.