In Stuttgart, Germany, the Burgomaster, Mayor, and officials of the
town, together with numerous uncles, cousins, aunts, and more distant
kinsmen, welcomed Gertrude Ederle, Channel swimmer. She will
next visit her grandmotherGertrude Ederle, 77in
the old lady keeps bar in her own hotel, Lamb's Inn.
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