National Geographic : 1942 Nov
Meat, Meat, Meat! Since Cave-man Days, Warriors Have Demanded Meatand Plenty ofItArmSignal Corps Buffalo meat for Indians; the roast beef of old England; mutton in the Arab world; pork in Germany. Packing houses work day and night tosupply meat for American fighters. Only rice eaters of the Far East seem able to perform mighty feats of physical endurance without meat. Each daynow theAmerican Army eats perhaps five million pounds of meat (page 585).