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5. Rain, Trafalgar Square, Charing Cross, Soho, Downing Street & Westminster

“Rain” Despite giving it a page heading – Rain – Hans Richard has pasted in only four photos.  Most of his photos in his Scrapbook show a dry, sunny London from late August through to when he left in late October, 1954.  The women are often bare armed (summer gloves apart), and sometimes bare shouldered. […]

18. The State Visit of Haile Selassie.

          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.   __________________ “The Guards.” __________________________ […]