When Japan took the Netherland East Indies, we not only lost our main supply of rubber and tin, but also our tapioca starch.
Sprague, G. F. and Hixon, R. M.
"Waxy Corn a New Crop,"
Farm Science Reporter: Vol. 3
, Article 5.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmsciencereporter/vol3/iss4/5