Question about cooking and saving bacon grease?

Back in the old days, when people would save their grease from bacon, ham and sausage in a container they kept on the back of the stove for use later on for cooking and making gravy, did they also add their beef fat too it? Or did they just save the pork fat? My mom and grandmothers all had the grease container but... show more Back in the old days, when people would save their grease from bacon, ham and sausage in a container they kept on the back of the stove for use later on for cooking and making gravy, did they also add their beef fat too it? Or did they just save the pork fat? My mom and grandmothers all had the grease container but I can't remember if they drained their hamburger fat into it as well.
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