1955 Matus Cernak

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all." it affect that to his to but his with hose up Assassin Of Matus Cernak Is Identified MUNICH. Germany. (AP)— A dark -haired foreigner with a Slavic accent was identified by West German German police today as the bomb assassin assassin of Matus Cernak, anti-Corn- munist Slovak refugee leader and . World War II collaborator with the pus is Nazis. The 50-year-old minister of culture culture in wartime Slovakia who I „ »•«—» »-• *•»» 11 "*. fci-iii^, wi>-* » a.*YJLO. v» j-ivj L ~ came a foe of Czechoslovak^ a present Red government was blown to bits when a 2 Viz-pound parcel addressed addressed to him exploded in Munich post office Tuesday. * * * AN. AGED GERMAN housewife fice inchigime. AM. I » 4X.U M-*M-F *•* * IF\mf\.L^ JIUUSC VV II* 3 T\ also was killed instantly. Thirteen' other bystanders were injured ed Police blamed "political mo a tives." Cei-iuk headed the National I -Council of Slovakia, which car* ' paigns for Slovakia's independence from the Prague Communist re- Cernak fled to the American zone ! of Germany in 1947 after serving a Wil- two-year sentence for collaborating ,» I • j.t_ M » *-» « I the But the four with the Germans. Offering a $1,190 reward, police said the bomb had been mailed to Cernak last Monday from Frankfurt Frankfurt by "a man with dark hair oval face, age 40-45, middle height! who spoke broken German with a Slavic accent." to by I

Clipped from The Evening Independent06 Jul 1955, WedPage 2

The Evening Independent (Massillon, Ohio)06 Jul 1955, WedPage 2
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