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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: James CROSS Montreal; Kidnapped British diplomat JAMES CROSS, BRITISH TRADE COMMISSION IN WHO WAS RELEASED ON THURSDAY AFTER BEING HELD CAPTIVE FOR 60 DAYS BY KIDNAPPERS, IS SEEN WITH HIS WIFE BARBARA AS CROSS ARRIVED AT LONDON'S HEATHROW AIRPORT SATURDAY NIGHT, DEC 5. MRS. CROSS HAD FLOWN FROM BERN, SWITZERLAND, TO MEET HER HUSBAND. The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: James CROSS Montreal; Kidnapped British diplomat JAMES CROSS, BRITISH TRADE COMMISSION IN WHO WAS RELEASED ON THURSDAY AFTER BEING HELD CAPTIVE FOR 60 DAYS BY KIDNAPPERS, IS SEEN WITH HIS WIFE BARBARA AS CROSS ARRIVED AT LONDON'S HEATHROW AIRPORT SATURDAY NIGHT, DEC 5. MRS. CROSS HAD FLOWN FROM BERN, SWITZERLAND, TO MEET HER HUSBAND.December 9, 1970, transparent
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December 9, 1970
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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James CROSS Montreal; Kidnapped British diplomat JAMES CROSS, BRITISH TRADE COMMISSION IN WHO WAS RELEASED ON THURSDAY AFTER BEING HELD CAPTIVE FOR 60 DAYS BY KIDNAPPERS, IS SEEN WITH HIS WIFE BARBARA AS CROSS ARRIVED AT LONDON'S HEATHROW AIRPORT SATURDAY NIGHT, DEC 5. MRS. CROSS HAD FLOWN FROM BERN, SWITZERLAND, TO MEET HER HUSBAND.
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