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Thurston Hopkins

1954: Picture Post photographer Thurston Hopkins (right) relaxing in the Australian outback with journalist Fyfe Robertson (1902 – 1987). Robertson was born in Edinburgh and worked for several newspapers, including the Glasgow Herald, before joining Picture Post as a journalist in 1943. He stayed for 13 years, as a writer and assistant editor, until Picture Post closed and he began reporting for the BBC on the documentary programme ‘Tonight’. Original Publication: Picture Post – 6832 – The Royal Tour Mail Truck – unpub. (Photo by Picture Post/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)