MEN AT WAR: Then He Was Dead

Americans sometimes tend to forget it, but after 14 months of futile truce talks, there is still a war going on in Korea. Last week a battlefront dispatch by U.P. Correspondent Richard Applegate brought a stinging reminder:

"The boy was bleeding from the eyes—both eyeballs had been shot out—and he was crying when I found him some 200 feet from the nearest dressing station . . .

"While I was talking to him two medics climbed laboriously up through the rocks trying to get him back to the aid station. I had been trying to comfort the lad, who had been...

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