Merle Hunter ©Stars and StripesFrankfurt, West Germany, August, 1957: Former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt arrives at the Rhein-Main airport on the way to a 3½-week visit to the Soviet Union. Mrs. Roosevelt planned to report on her stops in Moscow, Leningrad and Stalingrad in her syndicated "My Day" newspaper column.

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