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NEWSPAPERS RESTRAIN SLUG!
MAYOR 'TOO BUSY" TO ACT ON STRIKE BODY
GREEK AND FRENCH TROOPS IN OPEN BREAK
P THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Smtday
VOL. 5, NO. 43 Chicago, Tuesday, November 16, 1915 396 ggs
BABES IN THE WOODS
10.000 OF THEM
'Living Like Animals In Forests Starving,. Freezing
Dying! Tales of Horrors Come From Stricken
Serbia Worse Than Belgian
' BY HARRY PAYNE BURTON
New York, Nov. 16. A new story
of "Babes in the Woods' comes to
tear the hearts of Americans as they
prepare to give thanks for the bless
ings of peace.
Babes in the woods! Not two
babes but, Cod help them
Ten thousand little children in
stricken, overrun Serbia starving,
Ten thousand cfiildren, fatherless
and motherless, wandering helpless
through the forests, living like ani
mals, eatfag that which even the
dogs refuse. '
ft is the worst cafamfty of child
hood in a century of world history.
The stories, of horror are coming
in thick and fast and the worst are
sworn to by responsible Americans
who are coming in from the stricken
When the war started Serbia had
4,500,000 citizens. Over 600,000 old
men, young men and boyB have been
mobilized. There have already been
200,000 casualties in, four years.