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GERMANY: Death for Hoarders

Putting their Nordic heads together to see what could be done to make The Fatherland a still more fit place for Aryan heroes, Der Führer Adolf Hitler and...

GERMANY: Only One Man ....

The famed "Iron Man" of German finance, blunt Dr. Hjalmar Schacht. who fought the Fatherland's battles over the Young Plan (TIME, Jan. 27, 1930), came out for...

GERMANY: F

A Luftwaffe captain who had been decorated by Adolf Hitler blabbed to a Swiss woman in Berlin. Last week, in a neutral capital, she blabbed to correspondents...

The Press: Retouching Job

The mystery of the fake funeral picture of Adolf Hitler, which Argentina's Ahora said that it received by telephoto from Berlin (TIME, July 2), was solved. It...

Books: Hitler's Rival

NEMESIS? THE STORY OF OTTO STRASSER —Douglas Reed—Houghfon Mifflin—($2.75). Douglas Reed (Insanity Fair, Disgrace Abounding) is a supercilious, nervous...

GERMANY: Trotsky Against Hitler

Not a German week passes without blood-spilling between Adolf Hitler's bludgeon-swinging Fascists and their brick-throwing enemies, the German Communists...

Books: The Romantic

THE YOUNG HITLER I KNEW (298 pp.) —August Kubizek—Houghton Mifflin ($4). The pale young man stood on a hilltop under the night sky, ranting at the stars. He...

Foreign News: Peaceful Fuhrer

Late one afternoon last week Adolf Hitler stepped up on a platform in City Hall Square at Wilhelmshaven. German naval base on the North Sea. A few inches in...

GERMANY: Aggrandizer's Anniversary

With pomp reminiscent of old Imperial Germany, Adolf Hitler, Aggrandizer of the Reich, last week celebrated his 50th birthday. The representatives of...

Books: The Man Who Was Wrong

I PAID HITLER — Fr!tz Thyssen — Farrar & Rinehart ($2.75). "If human civilization is not to perish, everything that is possible must be done to make war...

Foreign News: Adolf Not Himself?

Adolf Hitler left his headquarters in Russia last week to make a Memorial Day speech in Berlin. Rarely since he became Führer—perhaps never before in his...

Russia At War: MORALE: The Voice of Germany

Six weeks ago, in one of the most boastful speeches of his career. Adolf Hitler proclaimed to Germany and to the world: "This enemy is already broken and will...

AUSTRIA: Pioneer Fascist

Austria's prewar democracy had many pallbearers, but the most prominent, after Adolf Hitler, was a good-looking young blueblood named Prince Ernst Rüdiger...

Foreign News: Berlin Mission

With her Rolls-Royce engines throbbing sweetly, a "Flying British Foreign Office" lofted up from Croydon this week, swept off across the Channel. Aboard were...

AUSTRIA: Hitler's Promise

It was a good thing for Chancellor Kurt von Schuschnigg that he skipped out of Vienna to holiday near Salzburg last week. To President Wilhelm Miklas and...

Radio: Slicker Squelcher

One day last week suave, hard-driving Lewis Allen Weiss, vice president and general manager of the 31-station Don Lee Broadcasting System network on the Pacific...

Foreign News: Heroes or Traitors?

For a few hours on July 20, 1944, Nazi Germany's fate hung on a 32-year-old Wehrmacht major named Otto Ernst Remer. On that day, believing that their plot to...

INTERNATIONAL: Hitler's Timetable

Military advances are marked by the mile; diplomatic advances by the country. Germany's diplomatic march through Europe last week was faster than the British...

INTERNATIONAL: War or No Munich

Last week the world's best correspondents cabled the greatest stories of their lives. In every capital of Europe they followed the swift unfolding of as big a...

World Battlefronts, THE WAR: Question Mark

(See Cover) In 1918, as all good Nazis know, the great German Army was betrayed and brought down by a collapsing home front. That could never happen this...