Jacob A. Riis (18491914). The Battle with the Slum. 1902.
which filled the place. Swarms of flies covered them. The roomno! let it go. Thank God, we shall not again hear of Bone Alley. Where it cursed the earth with its gloom and its poverty, the sun shines to-day on children at play. If we are slow to understand the meaning of it all, they will not be. We shall have light from that quarter