West Berlin Mayor Ernst Reuter, 1951
Published: October 2, 2012
Red Grandy ©Stars and Stripes
Frankfurt, Germany, March, 1951: West Berlin Mayor Ernst Reuter talks to reporters at Rhein-Main Airport upon his return from a 12-day visit to the United States. Reuter, a former German Communist Party official who led the city through the Soviet blockade of 1948-49, said U.S. leaders had assured him of continued aid.
Stars and Stripes' 1951 story about Mayor Reuter's return to Germany.