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THE PENSACOLA JOURNAL, WEDNESDAY MORNING, JULY- 30, 1919. i NEW HORRORS ARE ASCRIBED TURKS BY DR. G. E. WHITE Nw Yr,rc .' Jul v . 2 9. Char are 8 that Turkish officials decimated the Greek population, along the Black Sea coast. 250,000 men, women and children liv ing between Sinop and Ordou. with out the shedding of fclood but by -par boiling', the victims in Turkish hatha and turning them half clad out to dla of pneumonia or other ills in the snow of an Anatolian winter, are made in a letter from Dr. George El "White, representative of the American com mittee for relief in the Xear East, made public here today. Einope was the birthplace of the philosopher Diogenes. Dr. White re calls, and Ordou Is Just beyond Cape J a? on. which is still preserved In memory of the Argonauts and the Golden Fleece. The letter, written to Professor J. P. Xenides, secretary of the Greek relief committee here, de scribed the new method of ridding the land of its Inhabitants which,' it said, was somewhat different from- that employed by the Turks against the Armenians. " .X. VX, IX X. Mil w Turks, according to Dr. "White, were committed in the winters of 1918 and 1917, when orders were issued for the deportation of the Greeks along the Black Sea coast. The people, he wroe, were crowded into the steam rooms of the baths in Chorum under the pretense of ''sanitary regulations' and after being tortured for hours were turned out of doors into snow almost kneedeep and without lodging or food. Their garments, which had been tak fn iwtv from them for fumigation. were lost, ruined r stolen. Most of ;, the victims, ill-clad, and shivering. "' contracted tuberculosis and other pulmonary diseases and "died in swarms" on the way to exile, the let- Dr White said that in the province of F-afra.' where there weremore than 29,000 village Greeks, now less .than 13.000 survive and every Greek set tlement has been burned. The num ber of - orphans, including some Ar menian and Turkish children, in the entire district, it was said, aggregated 60,000. Since the armistice, the doc tor wrote, many of the deportees have been returning to .their ruined homes. J p. Cleanse thoroughly Ly J ruc Inflammation - by cold wet com ores- f . as apply lightly, without lj)A friction YOOX B0DY6UAR.D--3O', m .. .. i m 60ML2O this condition is a vital weakness In the! foreign trade development of the United States. As a remedy the rec ommendation is made that North American vessel owners either estab lish their own agencies or authorize the United States consul general to recommend agents, not only in Brazil, but in all South American countries. AMERICAN SHIPPERS AT DISADVANTAGE IN RIODEJANERO Tllo de Janeiro, Craxil, July 2. North American ship owners are placing themselves and North Amer ican business concerns at a disad vantage with their European compet itors here because their agents in this city - are not " actually representatives of United States concerns, . according to the American chamber of com merce, for .Brazil, . This body recently appointed a com mittee tinder the chairmanship of Acting Consul General Hasskarl to investigate, the shipping situation as The-. committeerporteJpMiV.I5! 'lag to tfcer discretion of ship captains the selections of .agents. North Amer ican owners have been heavily over charged for. repairs and other, necessi ties in this port, and that eventually this expenditure falls on the shipper. It Is declared by the chamber that Y. M. C. A. GIVES PROFITEERS RACE AT SUMMER RESORT London, July., 29. Americans who find the cost of vacations so high that they cannot afford this year to go to the mountains or seashore will be interested in the way In which the. Young Men's Christian Association is attempting to solve the problem in England. Seaside profiteers have made ' the vacations so expensive for the average English family that thousands .who before the war sought recreation on the east coast of England were un able to do so this year. The hojels have Jumped their prices , to'unheard of figures. The Y. M. C. A. Is offering these families bed and breakfast in these east coast resorts at 14.20 a week for each person and it proposes to furnish nurses and accommodations for chil dren so that mothers can have a real holiday. To accomplish this the association rented a hotel at Fellxtown and an other at Southend and established & tent camp at Herne Bay, . equipping them with such furniture as it was ably to quickly obtain. All valuables must be left at home and i only old clothes can be worn. No charge is being made for chil dren less than one year -old and - re duced prices are quoted for. those less than eight years. This permits a fam ily in ordinary circumstances to en joy the holiday season at much the same price as prevailed before the war. 1 Y. If. C A. leaders are planning to extend their vacation accommoda tions to other shore resorts and to use for this purpose two military camps. Didn't Care What Happened 'I became a physical wreck . .from stomach trouble and was a fit subject only for the operating table or grave yard. Being discouraged, I ; gave way to drink, which made things worse. I got so I "didn't care what happened, and wanted to die. Mayr's Wonderful Remedy has cured me of everything. Am now Jn- fine condition and feel 25 years younger." 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Telephone 2010 SMMVJTCG AT B3KTE3PLACE REPRESENTATIVE OF AMERICAN JEWISH RELIEF. . COMMITTEE FINOS HEARTBREAKING CONDITIONS. New York. July 27. Going back to the home city that he' left In one of the most prosperous, centers .in U Eu rope, to find it a city Pt starvation, with homeless children. . sleeping, in Its streets, half the Jewish population dead or fled, and almost half of those who remained standing in bread lines, was the recent experience of Jacob iPUU kopf, of Kansas City, Missouri, and New. York, who has Just returned from a, trip to bis birth-place at Yllna Up land. ,-...... As one-of the best-known Jewish social worker in the United States, Mr. Billikopf " was - sent to Vilna,- ana throughout eastern asurope, as rep resentative . of the American J ewish relief committee. He found conditions heartbreaking to any one. especially a traveller in his own . land. Of the 9a,00TJews who had lived, in Vilna before ' the war, . only .43,000 were left. . v.- fti noo had nothing to eat except the bread and. thin soup they got from relief agencies. He saw chil' dren wait days for food in orphan ages: He saw people die of starvation in the house where he was born, a pleasant house on' what had been a prosperous, siree wiwo -" Vilna was known as the Jerusalem Jacob Billikopf left OA, AJlUiuauAw w w it. 'That was almost twenty-five years ago. ' In 1914 the war came, and after live ;vasm was over, and he went back t his birthplace at last. Vilna had hardly changed since he left it, ex cept to grow bigger and more prosper ous, until war was aeciarea. uw--- Billikopf, going back home again, found a city ot incnKuuur uuw 1 arrived in Vilna on June ju, ne said, in telling of his tragic return home. "Just at first the place look ed unchanged to me. It to one of the most beautiful cities In all Lithuania, set there in the-hills I remembered so well. I1 never heard birds sing so sweetly as they do in Vilna. That Is one of the terrible things about the niAuth contrast between ita beau ty and its awful suffering. "We got to Vilna on Monday. - Until Wednesday night the chUdren there . ot flii Then one of the American Jewish relief trains brought it to them. mii itniv tin to the town . that . !v, -ra ,iar-A the sound ot a ursv uis'.k, t. . . sobbing "and shrlekfng. . It took us some time to locate ine wurw, i, 4v.a narToir streets. Then IDS ViUK, v " .... we came upon two little children on a stoop, a boy of five or six, and a girl two or three years older who look at least 20 years years In the face. The little boy was sobbing ver and over. MOh. I'm so sleepy i j. rlace to sleep!" The little girl was trying to quiet him. rnni that it was a com- monplace to see homeless children in the streets, and that it excited no com ment or even Interest from the people of the city. There is so mucn sutierm. in Vilna that the people have accus- l- tkMiv!! to horrors. These luiixeu moii. . children were only two out of hundreds. Their father and motner were ueu, and their aunt had disappeared they .nnrht she must have died, too, or she would have come back to them. They begged on the streets during the day, but had no place to sieep at n"i. "The next day we tried to get them x. AnksnacrA iuia that I remem- 111 LIS O.XX Vliou-D-l be red as an excellent one- when I was a child JLn Vilna. It is next w ixixi slble to get children into orphanages now in Poland, and the other coun- v.nrnne. They are all crowded to the doors, and there is no food or clothing or me ready In them. The . were h cnu- dren In that one, sieev" -four In a bed. with no bed linen and hardly any covering. They were among the children of Vilna who were wait ing for food. i . , We went Into a home for the aged that had been the pride of Vilna. There were 300 inmates, and 200 old men and women almost aying "-""'""-r while they waltea ior aaiu"". were drtssed In ragged clothing so mucn pathed that the garments lookifi like craxy quilts. Formerly suits of underwear had been u Z a week, now it was impossible to dis tribute them only once in ten weeks. "We visited a hospital 100 years old that I remembered as the besVone S Vilna when I was a child. There were no medicines, no bed linens, na instruments, almost no food. It was crowded full of people dying of tuber culosis. In their starved condition, typhus, and other diseases. Out side of Vilna, lying sick in a field, and eat ing soup made of grass and water. I saw dozens of typhus patients. "Altogether, there were over 100 peo ple living in that field, most of them sick, with the sky for a roof, and the ground for a floor, and no real food of any kind. While I was in Vilna. however. 15 motor cars of the Joint dis tribution committee of American Jew ish relief arrived, bringing them crack ers and condensed milk." There are thirty soup kitchens main . . jt i Amrn Jewish relief agen- uuneu uj x cies in Vilna, Mr. Billikopf said. Here soup and a little Dreaa is giu wxv to over 20.000 Jews and Gentiles every day. In spite of. the fact that there are . so many of the stations, there Is always a long line wan-ms xx of each of them. ' - f . It became Mr. Billikoprs task. In go ing back to his old home city, to make out a budget for the American Jewish relief-committee that would save Vfina from starvation for a month. de cided upon a million marks ( a mark is neT about eight cents as sufficient to , o o " . - '.': ajsesXrC.- ; (fan FT3 n Vr". ryl . .. -.'.; - - . - ' . v.- - . . . - . .. -, : ,,. . . ,,. .. ... t ;, , , . ssssssssssssBHSgsss in sBssmmKssssssammmmmammamfm'mmmmf , i i" 8BMBBBggsgBsssssBSSsBBPssgss5sasaMBe , " ,'.i,ui 7JI .... t - . - , .... 5 , - . ) vivors. The sum will not be enough for more than the food and medicine vital ly necessary. The first thing to do Is to save Vilna from starving," Mr. Billikopf said. Later,. we can look after other things. BixaO soup and milk for the chil dren .jkJ medicine for the sick are all that we can think about now. In fif teen years of social work in America I thought that I had learned what suf fering was. 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