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"The Chicago Tribune begins today an extraordinary report on the misery and plight of hundreds of persons living in a shadow world of our society. They are the unfortunate confined to poorly staffed and equipped nursing homes in the metropolitan area. Today's account and eyewitness stories which will appear in the next several days have been compiled by a task force of reporters. It is the first assigned of this special unit of Tribune reporters and introduces a new concept in comprehensive news gathering. . ."
The Chicago Tribune 1971-02-28