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Street scene with a dead man lying on the ground in the foreground and policeman and soldiers in the background.

At the scene of a drive-by shooting where Irgun terrorists shot several Arab bystanders after raiding the Jaffa Ottoman Bank, a Palestinian policeman with gun drawn, crosses the street to confer with a British soldier. Jerusalem, September 13th, 1946.

Title derived from Yankee Nomad, p. 227, and the Sept. 30th, 1946, issue of Life.