Medicine: First Aid in China

The American Bureau for Medical Aid to China this week releases for its first Manhattan showing a Key Scott film on the bombing of Chungking. The film has the shortcomings of most camera-eye reports: it does not stink, like gangrene, nor scream, like a child shot through the stomach.

When the Japanese attacked the old Chinese capital of Peking in 1937, swarms of Chinese limped to the city wall, dazed, half-naked, riddled with wounds. Hidden under the wall was the only first-aid station in the city. Their case was typical. For the 450,000,000 souls...

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