Die Welt, Monday, November 13th, 1989, p. 6


GDR bank out of money

The GDR bank is out of money. Because everybody who travels to the West is allowed to change M 15,- into DM 15,-, the bank is out of DM 5,- coins and DM 10,- bank notes.

See also: Not everyone trusts new regime, Notes about the welcome money, In a frenzy of brotherliness.

  Frederik Ramm, 2001-04-27