The Berlin Wall was built on August 13, 1961. Photo caption: An East German soldier helps a young boy cross the barbed wire which was a marker for where the Berlin wall would soon be built. The guard was caught and punished.
Cocaine dealer "Koks Emil" on the streets in Berlin, 1929. Everywhere you could find people selling drugs, alcohol and cigarettes of suspicious quality. Behind him you see his partner in crime keeping an eye out for the police. The drugs were not yet completely illegal but selling it like this was. The price of a capsule was about 5 marks.