"ROCK OF AGES"—A Message of Spiritual Consolation
CHAPTER I—DISASTER ON DISASTER
CHAPTER II—A NATIONAL CALAMITY
First Reports of Disaster Exaggerated by Fear and Horror— What Really Happened—Causes of the Flood—Overflow of Rivers Followed Long Continued Rain.
CHAPTER III—A NIGHT OF TERROR
Hours of Suffering for Marooned Victims—Dayton Isolated for a Day—Governor Cox Appeals for Aid—Work of Rescue Begins.
CHAPTER IV—EXTENT OF THE DISASTER
Statement by Governor Cox—Dayton’s Plight Unparalleled— Many Women and Children in Peril—First Measures of Relief.
CHAPTER V—AS THE WATERS SUBSIDED
Fourth Day of the Flood—Waters Recede and Rescuers are Busy—Martial Law Enforced and the Situation Surveyed.
CHAPTER VI—BRIEF DIARY OF THE FLOOD
An Account of Flood Conditions in General, Told Day by Day.
CHAPTER VII—STORIES OF EYEWITNESSES
Exciting Experiences of Many Who Traversed the Flooded Territory During the Deluge.
CHAPTER VIII —WHAT A CORRESPONDENT SAW
A Concise and Interesting Story by One of the First Visitors to Dayton After the Flood.
CHAPTER IX—INCIDENTS OF THE FLOOD
Tales of Pathos and of Horror That Will Be Long Remembered in the Flooded Districts.
CHAPTER X—THE FLOOD AT COLUMBUS
CHAPTER XI—THE FLOOD AT PIQUA
CHAPTER XII—THE FLOOD AT TIFFIN
CHAPTER XIII—INDIANAPOLIS FLOODED
CHAPTER XIV—THE FLOOD AT PERU
CHAPTER XV—OTHER CITIES FLOODED
Details of the Deluge In Many Towns In Ohio, Indiana and Elsewhere.
CHAPTER XVI—MEASURES OF RELIEF
Steps Taken by Uncle Sam and the American People Generally to Aid the Homeless Sufferers.
CHAPTER XVII—RECENT AMERICAN FLOODS
Also Great Floods in History.
CHAPTER XVIII — WHAT TO DO AFTER A FLOOD
Timely Advice for Stricken Cities and Towns by Dr. W. A. Evans, former Health Officer of the City of Chicago.
CHAPTER XIX—COMMENTS OF THE PRESS
CHAPTER XX—LESSONS OF THE FLOOD
CHAPTER XXI—THE OMAHA TORNADO
Graphic Description of the Destructive Storm that Devastated the Nebraska City on Easter Sunday.
CHAPTER XXII—IN THE STORM’S PATH
CHAPTER XXIII— WHAT THE GOVERNOR SAW
CHAPTER XXIV—THE WORK OF RELIEF
CHAPTER XXV—HOW THE STORM STARTED
CHAPTER XXVI—THE DEAD IN OMAHA
CHAPTER XXVII—INCIDENTS OF THE TORNADO
CHAPTER XXVIII—THE PULPIT ON DISASTERS
All Name INDEX
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