Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Brodrick prayed for their tiny son and daughter on Thursday (17?
Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Brodrick prayed for their tiny son and daughter on Thursday (17 June) and are hopeful for their survival. The babies are the only survivors of the nine born to Mrs. Geraldine Brodrick, 29, in Sydney last Sunday (13 June).
The baby boy, who weighs 12 ounces (340 grams), had an exchange blood transfusion on Wednesday night (16 June). A hospital bulletin gave no reason for the transfusion. The team nursing the two babies--born 12 weeks prematurely--said on Thursday that there had been no substantial change in their condition. Two days before, they were said to be "causing concern."
This film, shot by A.T.N.-7 of Sydney, was transmitted via Satellite to Europe today 17 June (Thursday).