The Grapes of Wrath

"Board-and-bat shacks. Two gasoline pumps in front, a screen door, a long bar, stools, and a foot rail. " - Chapter 15, page 15
Roadside restaurants were the only option people had to feed their families.
Most times, parents had to choose between spending money on food or spending it on gas to keep going.
Fast Food chains like Kentucky Fried Chicken got their start during the Great Depression.
"Truck drivers. That's the stuff." - Chapter 15, page 156. Usually, they were the only ones that had the money (for tips)

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