Girl Guides Norfolk National Rose Hip Collection
Norfolk Girl Guides' arragements for the National Rose Hip Collection as part of the Home Front war effort for WW2. Rose hips were made into syrup which was high in vitamin C. Vitamin C helps the body keep skin and bones healthy, and promotes healing when injured.
What did the Guide Companies get in return for the rose hips or horse chestnuts?
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