Archive photo of the dayARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Paper route, 1958
December 11, 2017
Gene Bane ©Stars and StripesLebanon, August, 1958: Army Pfc. Howard L. Fields of Fayetteville, N.C. and E Company, 187th Infantry, rides a mule to deliver copies of Stars and Stripes to scattered Army units near Beirut. The paper was printed at Stripes' plant in Griesheim, Germany, and flown overnight to Lebanon.