High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives May 13 1940, Page 5

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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - May 13, 1940, High Point, North Carolina Morn n Max i i. 10 to Page five the High Point Enterprise a a Mon Center of Industry High Point North Carolina hit Mem Llari a that a the streamlined a Rev trained in the a hit Vin hard and Dodge school the United states mane vering red and Blue armies Are making most of their opportunities in the present War games to test out some of Hitler s a a Blitzkrieg tactics As contrasted with defensive moves of the allies. This picture shows the i Sill engineers building a Pontoon Bridge near Montgomery la., under the watchful eyes of lookup sentries. Otton maid strolls with Elmer Marie Nell Porter of Memphis the a maid of Cotton is shown strolling through the new York worlds fair grounds with Ralph l. Bancroft of Plattsburg n. A the fairs waterfront View of Rotterdam important dutch North sea coast town for whose Possession German a re Netherlands Force battled fiercely. Nazi invaders razed Rotterdam s Airport with Aerial bombardment and descended on town with Parachute troops and huge seaplane transports. Smoke of nazi War sweeps Over peal Eli l for the first time since the Napoleonic wars Holland was at War today. This photograph made May to telephoto de to London and sent to the United states by radio exclusively by the associated press shows a huge smoke column rising from burning buildings at the Schigol Ai drome at Amsterdam which was one of the first targets of the mighty German thrust. First and exclusive Holland War Phi re to reach u. picture telephoto de from Amsterdam to London and then sent to new York by radio shows buildings burning furiously on j he outskirts of Schigol Ai drome at Amsterdam May to after a bombing raid by dermal planes. Amsterdam was among the cities bombed immediately after Adolf hitlers nazi hordes suddenly invaded the Netherlands Belgium and Luxembourg by land sea and air she passed her Queen of the May mid air exams Socia led press Paris Bureau is shown in background wearing hat As he accompanist a military inspection party on a tour of newly bombed territory. This radio photo shows wreckage of a House at Mery stir Oise on outskirts of Par is. A copy. Bachrach from Nea looking properly regal in her a court costume Quot is Norma Beatty of Longmeadow. Mass., who was chosen Queen of the May at the annual May Day pageant of it. Holyoke College South Hadley. Mass. Germ an is Parachute troops drop on Houland nazi troops were drop let de in parachutes into the heart of Netherlands in the germans lightning invasion of the Low countries. One Point at which great numbers landed was the City of Rotterdam. But the dutch offered bitter resistance and bloody fighting followed in the heart of the City. The dutch said the germans in some instances wore army uniforms of the Netherlands. This picture of parachuting troops in Maneu vers Over a German air Field shows just How the trick was done. Where fierce dutch nazi Battle raged Nile la smash Jerman invaders at Rotterdam Cost to Tho Netherlands was i i Khz lives hut sturdy dutch troops wiped out the German invaders of Rotterdam. Terrific fighting took place near these Bridges Over the Maas River at Rotterdam. First woman Ever to he licensed As a flight instructor by the civil aeronautics authority. Helen Richey of Mckeesport a smiles with pardonable Pride after passing her test at Roosevelt Field l. I. A flyer since 1930, she is co Holder of tile women record for endurance flights. Belgians cheer Advani ing British troops some of the belgians cheering As this British tank rumbles through a Village in route to the front doubtless cheered in fore when the British ame to their country during the last world War. This is a radio telephoto

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