GERMANY: Pan-Chaos

¶ Near Glogau, German Communists and members of the Stahlhelm fought in the streets last week. One member of the Stahlhelm was killed, several were wounded.

¶ Communist-Fascist riots broke out in Dortmund. Two Communists were killed, one policeman was gravely wounded. Charging schupos captured 30 prisoners.

¶ The 56-year-old banking firm of A. Hirte closed its doors in Berlin. Rüderer & Lang of Munich suspended payments.

¶ In Frankfurt, Emil Weiller, senior partner of the 136-year-old J. I. Weiller Sons, famed private bankers, took poison in his office, died.

¶ Wilhelm...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!