14 October, 1954 was a Thursday. Hans Richard was at Greenwich on the Sunday, at Portsmouth on the Tuesday, and now in Central London on the Thursday, with two days to go before he travels back to Germany on the Saturday.
A bolting police horse.
“Der Anlaß.” The Occasion.
The “Star” was one of three London evening newspapers in 1954, along with the Evening News, and the Evening Standard. It went out of business in 1960 when the sister daily newspaper, the News Chronicle, also folded that year.
Press cutting. This is Victoria railway station. Haile Selasse has just stepped off the train.
Next: 19. The Journey Home.