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Bennington Banner (Newspaper) - August 12, 1963, Bennington, Vermont Bennington Banner monday August 12, 1963 a longing for Freedom causes East germans to leave Security friends behind the Wall South korean opposition claims Gen. Song victim of politics by Katerina Thomas Frankfurt Germany a i lived for 16 months behind the Berlin Wall. Except for the year my husband spent in jail during the height of stalinist frenzy Back in 1952-53, they were my worst months under communism. Eight months ago my husband and i managed to escape. It meant leaving a Large family Home and Garden where we had spent 24 Happy married years. It meant leaving behind almost everything we owned including the worthless sentimental things a woman treasures. It meant leaving friends with whom we shared hard and unforgettable years. It was a sacrifice and a great risk. Other people might still escape by the route we took so i wont go into details. But we read every few Days of editor s Rote the author of this article is one of the hundreds of East germans who have escaped to the West despite the Berlin Wall barbed wire mine Fields and trigger Happy guards. On the eve of the second anniversary of the Wall she recalls her life behind it and the reasons people risk their lives to escape. She uses a pseudonym to protect her family and friends still in East Germany. The dangers people run to escape. They scale the Berlin Wall in a Hall of bullets. They swim the icy Havel River in freezing weather. They crawl through tunnels that might Cave at any moment or run across mine Fields that could blow space research is needed to set military goals one Way Otto the Berlin Wall Symbol of imprisonment to millions in East Germany bares a Small escape route following unexplained explosions at base of Wall this past Winter. House in rear is in East Berlin sector and a Man can be seen removing splinters from w windows blown out by the blasts. 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Apr a government scientist today challenged critics who want More emphasis on space weapons development saying the present . Space program is laying a Broad base for both scientific and military operations. Homer e. Newell director of space science for the National aeronautics and space administration said a those who argue that we should dispense with the frills of science and space exploration and concentrate on the necessities of military development forget that we can to really say what the military necessities in space will be and it would be Foolhardy to pretend that we in a speech prepared for an artificial satellite conference at Virginia polytechnic Institute Here Newell said a we do not wish to develop a Maginot line in space Only to have it flanked by forces of greater flexibility. We need to develop in a Broad Way our space capability so that we will have the ability to move in any direction required by future events to meet any threats along whatever lines might Newell a defense of the space program came at a time when Many defense officials and some congressmen Are taking a closer look at military needs in space. Major military space efforts Are aimed at development of reconnaissance satellites by the air Force communications satellites by the army and navigation satellites by the Navy. The air Force is training astronauts for nasal a two Man project gemini Orbital and rendezvous flights. Later air Korce astronauts will Fly gemini capsules modified for military mis predicting fall hoopers new sport by Cynthia Lowry a television radio w Riter Hollywood apr the favorite indoor and poolside sport of this show business town now As always in late summer is predicting next seasons hit television shows. The Community is full of self proclaimed experts on the subject and the most fascinating aspect of the game is that almost anybody can be right. After two weeks of visiting television sets talking with producers directors stars executives and of course press agents i have been assured that every new series encountered undoubtedly will be a hit. For what preseason talk is Worth there a a lot about the incoming Abc Bill Dana comedy series. By coincidence it will occupy the sunday night spot vacated by a Ensign of Toole a which received the same kind of talk last year at this time but survived for Only one season. Cd so a my favorite Martian also is a sunday evening entry and the subject for particularly enthusiastic predictions. This is unusual in that it will attempt to marry fantasy and satire in a comedy. It concerns the adventures of a visitor from another planet who arrives equipped with built in antennae and assorted Powers including ability to become invisible at will. The theory is that the kiddies will enjoy the magic and the adults appreciate the satire and everybody will be Happy. Abc and Many of the Crystal Ball gazers Are expecting interesting response to a a burkes a Law a an action series done in a Debonair and sophisticated manner. It stars a millionaire Man about town who is also a police detective. A number of shows have been beset by production troubles. Abcs a travels of Jaimie Mcpheeters lost its producer by death lbs removed the producer and took most of the writers off a the Judy Garland show after five shows had been taped no cd so Richard Boone show a an anthology series has been set Back by the illness of playwright Clifford Odets Story editor of the series. Slons and the Dyna soar manned space glider. Advocates of a Strong military program think the United states should be working on spacecraft to spy on enemy satellites and destroy them if they Are carrying nuclear bombs. Some say this nation should develop orbiting nuclear bombs of its own. Them up at any step. Some Are killed by communist Border guards. What drives people to Gamble their lives in order to leave their Homes it might sound strange to american ears but in a sure the chief reason is the longing for Freedom to think and do what one wants. The simple freedoms that americans take for granted Are Worth a life to Many East germans. It is simply that after a while you can to breathe any More. You Are too restricted. Your ideas count for nothing of they do not agree with those of the communists. Your individual wishes Are ignored. A persons individuality and Freedom count for nothing. This is what people learn to hate. This is Why they leave. What did i personally dislike most i think it was the Way children were treated. Probably More parents leave East Germany for the Sake of their children than for any other reason. I clearly remember aug. 13, 1961. For years my husband and i Felt we should stay in East Germany. One has a responsibility to ones Home and people and problems Are not solved by running away. But we had finally decided to flee and our two children had already gone to the West. We planned to follow after a Short vacation in a health resort. There we heard the news of aug. 13. Our hearts Sank. Our escape route was blocked. It took nearly two years to find a Way out. The one Good the Wall did was to Wake people to the horror of communism. People in the news by the associated press Castel Gondolfo Italy apr Pope Paul i says he Hopes for a Sample and fruitful increases towards world peace As a result of indications of easing in cold War tension. The Pope addressed a crowd of 3,000 gathered for his Blessing at his summer Palace at Castel Gondolfo Italy sunday. Bangkok apr Thailand a Queen sir kit one of the worlds Best dressed women turned 31 today. Rangoon Burma apr former Deputy Premier Takin tin told newsmen at Rangoon Burma sunday that he would work for the Early release of deposed Premier u no held by general be wings government. No was deposed in a coup in March 1962, and held in protective custody together with his Cabinet. Thanking tin and two other former ministers of nut government were released Only four Days ago. Seoul South Korea apr South korean opposition leaders charged today that the arrest of former military Premier song Ochang an outspoken critic of strongman Gen. Chung Hee Park was politically inspired. Political tensions Rose in the capital after retired it. Gen. Song s seizure sunday three Days after he published a letter calling on Park to give up plans to run for president in the october election. The military Junta charged song with responsibility for the killing of students and citizens during the uprising against president Syng Man Rhee a regime in april 1960. Authorities also revived an old charge accusing him of ordering the execution without trial of an army colonel during the korean War. Another former Premier huh Chung a Leader of civilian opposition to Parks regime said song a arrest a so close to the election makes me wonder of the government has a hidden huh also criticized . Policy toward Park and called on the United states to reaffirm a its traditional principle Quot that military men should stay out of politics. Actor Clem Bevans dead at age 83 los Angeles a longtime film and television character actor Clem Bevans 83, died sunday at the motion picture country Home in Woodland Hills Calif. He appeared in such films As a mourning becomes Electra a a the yearling a a Deputy marshal a streets of Laredo and a Davy he was under contract for Many years to 20th-Century Fox. Tuesday Only la. Bag la. 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