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Nylon Stockings used to propel bombs !
Uncle Sam had a hankering for fully fashioned stockings...for converting into powder bags which were used to propel missile projectiles in US Navy Guns. In 1942, depots appeared everywhere appealing to women to dump their used stockings to help against the enemy.