Censored news articles about Nagasaki bomb found

      Home » World History » Censored news articles about Nagasaki bomb found
More History Articles

Censored news articles about Nagasaki bomb found

Now this would be interesting to read, and to see the photo's the Journalist took.

Its suprising that he has trouble finding a publisher for his work thouigh, guess its just not contempory for most publishers...

..more on site..
 http://www.editorandpublish...

One of the great mysteries of the Nuclear Age was solved today: What was in the censored, and then lost to the ages, newspaper articles filed by the first reporter to reach Nagasaki following the atomic attack on that city on Aug. 9, 1945?

The reporter was George Weller, the distinguished correspondent for the now-defunct Chicago Daily News. His startling dispatches from Nagasaki, which could have affected public opinion on the future of the bomb, never emerged from General Douglas MacArthur's censorship office in Tokyo. Carbon copies were found just two years ago when his son, who talked to E&P from Italy today, discovered them after the reporter's death.

Four of them were published today for the first time by the Tokyo daily Mainichi Shimbun, which purchased them from Anthony Weller. He told E&P he hopes to put them and others together into a book
By netchicken: posted on 20-6-2005








Censored news articles about Nagasaki bomb found | [Login ]
Powered by XMB
Privacy Policy