The Press: A Day in Yugoslavia

Late last month the four Allied newsmen in Yugoslavia, including TIME'S Stoyan Pribichemch, were captured in a German paratroop raid on Marshal Tito's headquarters. Pribichemch alone escaped. Last week he cabled this account of his adventure:

At 6:30 on the morning of May 25 a Partisan guard woke the American photographer, Fowler, the British photographer, Slade, the British correspondent, Talbot, and me by shouting through the windows of our two houses: "Avioni—airplanes!" Talbot and I, sharing the same room, jumped into our clothes, ran out, took a look at the skies and made for...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

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