The Swarm Author:Arthur Herzog FAMILY ATTACKED BY BEES -- TWO KILLED — MARYVILLE, N.Y., Sept. 26 (AP)--A family of five on an outing in an isolated spot by a stream were attacked by bees here. — Mr. and Mrs. William Peterson died as the result of bee bites. Their three children were also attacked, one, Karen, age 12, severely. — What caused the bees to attack is not known. — This... more » was the beginning, barely noticed. Only a few scientists felt the first stirrings of terror. But then the death toll began to mount -- and terror erupted into national panic as great swarms of savage bees, deadly killers, blotted out the sun in their spread across the country.
Now, with the Empire State Building black with bees, a crack team of scientists race desperately against time to fight an enemy they only partly comprehend. . . . THE SWARM« less