Engels in Neue Rheinische Zeitung January 1849

Answer from Colonel Engels [255]

Source: MECW Volume 8, p. 268;
Written: by Engels on January 25, 1849;
First published: in the supplement to Neue Rheinische Zeitung No. 205, January 26, 1849.

Cologne, We have received from Colonel Engels the following answer to our question of two days ago.

“To the insertion in No. 203 of the Neue Rheinische Zeitung the answer is No.
"Only private persons have permitted themselves to express the opinion, unlawful in my view, that not enough by a long chalk has been done to these houses by the soldiers.
"Cologne, January 24, 1849

Engels, Colonel,
2nd Commandant

“To the esteemed editors of the Neue Rheinische Zeitung.

We will very likely have new questions to put to Herr Engels in the next few days, and particularly about the elections.