Revelations Of A German Attaché; Ten Years Of German-american Diplomacy

Paperback | February 12, 2012

byEmil Witte

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 Excerpt: ... CHAPTER XIII FOUNDATION OF THE REUTER BUREAU "Faked as telegraphed."--A formidable triple alliance.--"W. T. B.," "A. P." and "R. T. B."--How I entered the Reuter service.--Romantic history of the "King of the Telegraph."--The suppressed news of Lincoln's assassination.--Bismarck decreed Reuter's banishment.--Reuter's ambitious son.--He wants to be a second Moses.--I become acquainted with Dr. Englander.--Reuter offers the German Empire a protectorate over Colombia.--His Mohammedan Agency.--Beginning of the era of Anglo-American swindling in the German Empire.--A special telegram to the Berlin Lokal-Anzeiger.--The Wolff Bureau and the "Golden International."--Subscriptions on the news of His Majesty's death.--Falsifications of Russian official telegrams.--The Vienna Foreign Office secures a direct wire to St. Petersburg as a result of my article.--More light on the Associated Press.--The "A. P." refuses publication to a denial by von Bulow. In the foregoing section I have repeated that the Wolifschen Tepeschen Bureau in Berlin is known to all the German newspaper readers as W. T. B. or "Continental Telegraphen Gessellschaft" and to the Americans as the Associated Press. As the world has very little knowledge of these two offices, as well as the Reuter Bureau in London, although well accustomed to seeing the initials which designate them, "W. T. B.," "A. P.," "R. T. B.," daily on their papers, I believe I am doing the public in general a great service if at this point I give a rather detailed account of the three companies' incorporated "ring," the telegraph news bureau, and their workings, which are often dangerous for the well being and peace of the peoples, before proceeding with my personal experiences in Vienna. My revelations will create surprise, cons...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 Excerpt: ... CHAPTER XIII FOUNDATION OF THE REUTER BUREAU "Faked as telegraphed."--A formidable triple alliance.--"W. T. B.," "A. P." and "R...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:72 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:February 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217865739

ISBN - 13:9780217865739

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