24 Jan 1958

From the diaries of Edith Belcher

From the diaries of Edith Belcher:

Right now, it’s the Turks that are mad at the Governor and several groups have formed in town shouting, «Down With Foot», and «Go Home Foot!» They say now that he is pro-Greek, in spite of his pleadings that he is trying to clear the way for a peaceful solution to it all. Many say now that he started off with much good-will, but that such gestures are not enough, and the Greeks feel that he came back from London with nothing but orders to stall for more time. The professor told us today or yesterday that he cannot do a thing, that he is not powerful enough. The professor also admitted that Foot was a good man, but…