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250,000 Orphan Children are
STARVING! They are the children of Armenia, Syria and other counties of the Near East, the lands where Christianity was cradled, and their des titution is an after-effect of the war. Cessation of actual hostilities has meant little there, as yet and Hunger Knows No Armistice Unless succor is brought to them, and brought quickly, a quarter of a million of help less, innocent babies will shrivel and die for the lack of life's necessities. Without our help they have to face no alternative save death by pitiful starvation. Will You Adopt One of these Babies of the Near East? Your only obligation in so doing will be to provide the amount required for its life's necessities. You are asked to make the adoption for only a year just long enough to give their countries a chance to come back to life and begin providing for their own. It is an appeal of merely that must strike deep into every sympathetic heart into every life that loves childhood. Ooly $5.00 a Month will Give One of These Babies a Chaoce of Life and Living What if it were YOUR baby? Do you think that one of your neighbors would pass it by while it starved crying for just a crust of breed? Surely, then, you ALL OF US can hear the cries from overseas. Let your heart hear those cries before it is too late 250,000 weak, dying voices of little children, calling for help! Of course we will hear and respond! Monroe people al ways do! To Union County are allotted 33 of these Orphaned Babies, and a campaign for their adoption, which has been conducted by a committee of Monroe people under the leadership of Mrs. J. Frank Laney, will soon close. If you want to provide food and shelter for some starving Armenian child you must send your contribution now. ? $1300 $ $ per month provides food, l . i i tii i t i clothes, shelter and school i $10.00 $ per month provides food, i clothes and shelter- $3.00 per month provides food FOR ONE ORPHAN Will You Help Them? This Space Contributed by The Heath-Morrow Co. WHOLESALE GROCERS Monroe, N. C.