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Zeit im Bild (News) 24/01/1964

SERIES TITLE: Zeit im Bild (News)

In consequence of long-lasting low temperatures followed a water shortage in Vienna in 1964. The water tankers from the “Wiener Wasserwerke” have been the only source of water for many Viennese people. Baths have stayed closed and water wasters are confronted with fines and sentences. This report shows how the Viennese public has been handling everyday life under the pressure of water shortage.