They are still with us-

after a century of progress.

Rather than the typical season’s greetings, I wanted to show one of our more unfortunate Christmas “traditions”. I truly hope you and yours are not among them, and have a happy holiday.

Children at a soup kitchen, 1900

Soup kitchen, 1910

Soup kitchen for children, 1920

Soup kitchen 1930's

Traveling soup kitchen, 1940's

Soup kitchen, 1950

Soup kitchen, 1960's

Table at a soup kitchen, 1970's

Food bank, 1980's

Feeding the needy, 1990's

Feeding the hungry, 2000's

Lining up for food, today

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