|Date:||Sat, 16 Sep 2006 07:12:35 +0800|
It was noticeable, however, that thetrams did not start running.
But from now on the whole atmosphere was changed.
Meanwhile the jailswere already full and overflowing. As usual, completely innocent people were beingarrested owing to police bungling. The fact that at this point there wasresistance probably slowed the process down. Many people were agreeably surprised when there was norioting on i May.
Surely I should be politically suspect, coming from the P. Asthough there wasnt enough of that kind of thing at the front! But it was with a sort of amazement that I watched them strolling to andfro. There were some ugly wrangles in the hotel lounge. That afternoon there was a kind of armistice.
One or two foreign women hurriedly regularizedtheir position by marrying Spaniards.
Was it any kind ofcoup detat or revolutionary attempt?
But it does not follow that they were planning ageneral attack on the C.
Like everyone who was in Barcelona atthe time. The point caneasily be settled by referring to La Batalla of the date named.
In various parts of the town bands of Civil Guards and P.
Afterwards, of course, political capital was made out of it in the usualmanner. The trouble sprang naturally out of the Governments order to the Anarchiststo surrender their arms.
The people behind the barricades wereordinary C.
Secondly, as to the after-effects of the fighting. The people behind the barricades wereordinary C.
Surely I should be politically suspect, coming from the P.
Thompson said promptly:Im going to keep out of this.
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