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l. Michael Friedsam John A. Gade E. F. Gay Samuel Gompers Rev. Percy Stickney Grant, D.D. Norman Hapgood Robert Herrick Rabbi Emil G. Hirsch William M. Johnston Alexander Kahn Dr. Gertrude Kelly William Kent E. F. Ladd Col. Herbert Lehman Cyrus H. McCormick James G. McDonald John A. McSparran Rabbi Judah Leon Magnes Capt. Wm. A. Maher Anne Martin Hon. Ogden L. Mills William Fellowes Morgan A\ ;jltier M. Nelson Morgan J. OBrien Fremont Older Herbert Parsons Francis G. Peabody Dr. Raymond V. Phelan Mrs. Gilford Plnchot Glenn B. Plumb Ernest Pools James II. Post Mrs. John T. Pratt William C. Kedfleld Very Rev. Howard C. Robblns, D.D. Raymond Kobbins Dr. Frank F. Rosenblatt Julius Rosenwald Rev. John A. Ryan Mrs. Vladimir G. Simkhovitch Alfred E. Smith Mrs Millard I). Straight Henry W. Taft Thomas D. Thacher Norman Thomas Mrs. < harles L. Tiffany Oswald Garrison Vlllard B. ( . Vladeck Lillian I). Wald J. II. Walker Robert Wardrop R«bert W. Webb (.porise I. Wist George W. Wickershan* G
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AY colored lights—glittering tinsel—the laughter of children—the Tree—Home—and off there in the Volga country peopleare starving to death. Holly and mistletoe—bulging stockings by the fire in the living-room—red and white candy canes—little packages tied with redand green ribbons—Mother—and off there in the Volga country thenurses are separating the babies who are going to die today from theones who wont die until tomorrow. Dad carving the turkey and spilling gravy on the tablecloth—thefamily laughing at Baby as she sucks the drumstick bone—teasingMother because she didnt put enough sugar in the cranberry sauce—and off there in the Volga country theyre eating bread made of driedgrass and ground-up horses hoofs. While our lights are gay and our homes are filled with Christmascheer— Death plays Santa Claus. Off there in the Volga country fifteen million people are dying ofhunger while we say Merry Christmas and celebrate the birthdayof Jesus Christ. $ 10 will
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