Original caption: Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill is shown (right) greeting French premier Pierre Mendes-France on the latter's arrival by plane at the Biggin Hill R.A.F. station for talks with the British premier. Mendes-France was seeking Churchill's aid in the crisis over the European Defense Community treaty. The other five E.D.C. nations had turned down the French premier's proposals for modification of the treaty in a meeting at Brussels.
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