World War: BATTLE OF RUSSIA: Appointment in Samara

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A cold, frosty dawn broke over Moscow while the stars slowly died out. Automobiles, busses and tram cars already fill the streets with life, but now for the fourth day this is a different life from the one we ' were used to when Moscow was not only the heart of Russia and the most beautiful city, but also the cradle of all that is best in the Russian genius. Moscow has taken to arms. Moscow is preparing to fight.

A Russian radio announcer spoke thus from Moscow. If Moscow is Russia's...

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