Hey, Sarge, there's a hair in my breakfast!
Posted by Caroline on July 24, 1998 at 14:54:04:
In response to Powder, written by John W on July 24, 1998 at 06:09:10
] The powder incidentally was fine white flour, and soldiers, whose hair had to be powdered by regulation, used it as an informal emergency ration!
And apparently, when the regulation was withdrwn, and barbers were sent round, they found that the men had cut their hair themselves. Makes me wonder if they didn't find them eating pancakes or something, too!
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