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Former President Harry Truman, 1958
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: June 1, 2018
Gene Bane ©Stars and Stripes
Algeciras, Spain, June, 1958: Former President Harry S Truman holds court aboard the liner Independence during a brief stop at Algeciras. Truman and his wife, Bess, were in Europe for what the 33rd president hoped would be "a long and pleasant rest," but their plans to visit France were still on hold after the fall of that nation's government during the Algerian crisis.
Stars and Stripes' 1958 story about former President Truman in Europe.