GREAT BRITAIN: Guests, Welcome & Unwelcome

"We want to see the machinery and the people," said pudgy Georgy Malenkov. "We are trying to combine them both, but the people are more important than the machinery." In a round of visits to Britain's atomic research laboratories and power plants last week, Georgy's fellow delegates made copious notes, but if

Georgy was interested he failed to show it. Yet he never neglected the people.

Sometimes his efforts came a cropper. Urged by photographers to pose with an English child in Hampton Court, Malenkov, with hundreds of children to pick from, unhappily...

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