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Aid For War's Blind Pressingly Needed
Self-respecting, able-bodied, passing daily through a living death, these thousands of blind war victims are being slowly killed, not by their injuries, not by starvation, but by the helplessness of their situation. A single contribution of a few hundred dollars will go far to make one of these blinded soldiers self-supporting for life....
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Title: Aid For War's Blind Pressingly Needed
Creator: n/a
Date: April 9, 1916
Format: Article
Publication: The New York Times
Source: Available at selected libraries
Location: p.S4
Keywords: Advocacy; Blind; England; France; Fundraising; Sensory Disability; Social Welfare & Communities; Veterans; Veterans & Military; War; Winifred Holt; WWI
Topics: Social Movements & Advocacy