WORLD TODAY, THE (RADIO)

Summary

William Shirer reports from Berlin on the charge that the British Secret Service plans to sink three American ships. He reports that the Germans deny they have bombed Paris. From Paris, Eric Sevareid discusses the aftermath of the German bombing raid on Paris -- 200 casualties with deaths. From London, Edward R. Murrow describes the evacuation of the British Expeditionary Force from Dunkirk.


Details

  • NETWORK: CBS
  • DATE: June 3, 1940 Monday 6:45 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:12:00
  • COLOR/B&W:
  • CATALOG ID: R77:0034
  • GENRE: Radio - News
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Dunkirk, battle of
  • SERIES RUN: CBS - Radio series, 1939-1946, 1953-1954
  • COMMERCIALS:

Credits

  • William L. Shirer … Reporter
  • Eric Sevareid … Reporter
  • Edward R. Murrow … Reporter