TITLE

Escapes Continue

PUB. DATE
December 1961
SOURCE
Time;12/8/1961, Vol. 78 Issue 23, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the continuous escape by East Germans at the Berlin Wall in East Germany. It mentions that East German government has built 834-mile barrier to prevent escape, but still East Germans try to escape. It notes that before the gate-closing panic, before the wall has gone up on August 13, 1961, the number of escapees have increased to 1,700 East Germans per day.
ACCESSION #
54206663

 

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