A child in charge of `6 babies'
In the chaos that was Causeway Boulevard, this group
of refugees stood out: a 6-year-old boy walking down
the road, holding a 5-month-old, surrounded by five
toddlers who followed him around as if he were their leader.
They were holding hands. Three of the children were about
2, and one was wearing only diapers. A 3-year-old girl, who
wore colorful barrettes on the ends of her braids, had her
14-month-old brother in tow. The 6-year-old spoke
for all of them, and he told rescuers his name was
By Ellen Barry Tribune Newspapers: Los Angeles Times
Tue Sep 6, 9:40 AM ET
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