Food Shortages


There are major food shortages happening because of loss of manpower that is going into the army and the Unions occupation of food growing areas. Also because of the loss of field slaves.

Food Shortages Leading Into Riots!


As people get more and more hungry do to the food shortage people are beginning to riot and steal bread. The price of food went up from for an average family a month was $6.65 to $68 a month.