The first 100 things to become scarce during an emergency

Found this list online. How is your supply of these?

1. Generators
2. Water filters/purifiers
3. Portable toilets
4. Seasoned firewood
5. Lamp oil, wicks, lamps
6. Coleman fuel
7. Guns, ammunition, pepper spray, knives, clubs, bats, slingshots
8. Hand can openers, hand egg beaters, whisks
9. Honey, syrups, white/brown sugar
10. Rice, beans, wheat
11. Vegetable oil (for cooking)
12. Charcoal, lighter fluid
13. Water containers
14. Mini heater head (propane) (Without this item, propane won't heat a room.)
15. Grain grinder (Non-electric)
16. Propane cylinders
17. Survival guide book
18. Lamp mantles: Aladdin, Coleman, etc. (Without this item, longer-term lighting is difficult.)
19. Baby supplies: Diapers/formula, ointments/aspirin, etc.
20. Washboards, mop bucket w/wringer (for laundry)
21. Cookstoves (propane, Coleman, kerosene)
22. Vitamins
23. Propane cylinder handle holder (Small canister use is dangerous without this item)
24. Feminine hygiene/haircare/skin products
25. Thermal underwear (tops and bottoms)
26. Bow saws, axes and hatchets, wedges (also, honing oil)
27. Aluminum foil -- regular and heavy duty
28. Gasoline containers (plastic and metal)
29. Garbage bags
30. Toilet Paper, Kleenex, Paper Towels
31. Milk (powdered, condensed: shake every 3 to 4 months)
32. Garden seeds (non-hybrid)
33. Clothes pins/line/hangers
34. Coleman's pump repair kit
35. Tuna fish (in oil)
36. Fire extinguishers
37. First aid kits
38. Batteries
39. Garlic, spices, vinegar, baking supplies
40. Big dogs (and plenty of dog food)
41. Flour, yeast, salt
42. Matches
43. Writing paper/pads/pencils, solar calculators
44. Insulated ice chests
45. Workboots, belts, Levis, durable shirts
46. Flashlights, lightsticks, torches, "No. 76 Dietz" lanterns
47. Journals, diaries, scrapbooks
48. Garbage cans (great for storage, water, transporting - if with wheels)
49. Men's hygiene: Shampoo, Toothbrush/paste, Mouthwash/floss, nail clippers, etc
50. Cast iron cookware
51. Fishing supplies/tools
52. Mosquito coils/repellent, sprays/creams
53. Duct tape
54. Tarps/stakes/twine/nails/rope/spikes
55. Candles
56. Laundry Detergent (liquid)
57. Backpacks, duffel bags
58. Garden tools and supplies
59. Scissors, fabrics, sewing supplies
60. Canned Fruits, Veggies, Soups, stews, etc.
61. Bleach (plain, NOT scented: 4 to 6% sodium hypochlorite)
62. Canning supplies, jars/lids/wax
63. Knives, sharpening tools: files, stones, steel
64. Bicycles, tires/tubes/pumps/chains, etc
65. Sleeping bags, blankets/pillows/mats
66. Carbon monoxide alarm (battery powered)
67. Board games, cards, dice
68. D-con rat poison, MOUSE PRUFE II, roach killer
69. Mousetraps, ant traps, cockroach magnets
70. Paper plates/cups/utensils
71. Baby wipes, waterless and antibacterial soaps
72. Rain gear, rubberized boots, etc.
73. Shaving supplies (razors, creams, talc, after shave)
74. Hand pumps, siphons (for water and for fuels)
75. Soy sauce, vinegar, boullion/gravy/soup base
76. Reading glasses
77. Chocolate/Cocoa/Tang/Punch (water enhancers)
78. "Survival-in-a-Can"
79. Woolen clothing, scarves/earmuffs/mittens
80. Boy Scout Handbook, Leaders Catalog
81. Roll-on window insulation kit (MANCO)
82. Graham crackers, saltines, pretzels, trail mix,  jerky
83. Popcorn, peanut butter, nuts
84. Socks, underwear, T-shirts, etc. (extras)
85. Lumber (all types)
86. Wagons and carts (for transport to and from)
87. Cots, inflatable mattresses
88. Gloves: Work/warming/gardening, etc.
89. Lantern hangers
90. Screen patches
91. Tea
92. Coffee
93. Cigarettes
94. Wine/Liquors (for bribes, medicinal, etc,)
95. Paraffin wax
96. Glue, nails, nuts, bolts, screws, etc.
97. Chewing gum/candies
98. Atomizers (for cooling/bathing)
99. Hats, cotton neckerchiefs
100. Goats/chickens

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