April 20, 1998

Volume 94, Issue 38

Stories from the April 20, 1998 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Gelman houses last surviving copy of Bay of Pigs document

“We are out of ammo and fighting on the beach. Please send help. We cannot hold,” the Cuban exile commander begged in broken English over the radio. The date was April 16, 1961. Cuban dissidents, organized by the CIA, landed at the Bahia de los Cochinos on the southern coast of Cuba. The Cubans were […]