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Please Ring the Bell for Us

This cartoon, by Francis Knott for the Dallas Morning News, was published on July 7, 1939. It accompanied an editorial that described admitting refugee children to the United States as an “act of simple humanity."
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  • Global Migration & Immigration

Please Ring the Bell for Us

Please Ring the Bell for Us

This cartoon, by Francis Knott for the Dallas Morning News, was published on July 7, 1939. It accompanied an editorial that described admitting refugee children to the United States as an “act of simple humanity."

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© 1939 The Dallas Morning News, Inc.
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