These villagers of Asia Minor were driven into the mountains near their homes shortly after the Smyrna debacle. For three and a half months they lived on grass, roots, and similar food, occasionally raiding an olive grove by night ... Finally two bold members stole a small boat and escaped ... The whole party is now being fed and clothed by the ARC. Ikons and other possessions commonly brought ... are shown in the picture.
Source: Library of Congress LC-USZ62-139263
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