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Ellis O. Briggs
October 07, 1957
Ellis O. Briggs, American Ambassador in Prague 1949-1952, is a Career Minister in the Foreign Service and one of the State Department's veteran troubleshooters in many parts of the world. He has also served as Ambassador to Uruguay (1946-49), Korea (1952-55), Peru (1955) and has been Ambassador in Rio de Janeiro since 1956. His book, Shots Heard Round the World, An Ambassador's Hunting Adventures on Four Continents, which includes this article, will be published by The Viking Press on November 4. Illustrated with drawings by Rudolf Freund, its price is $5.
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October 07, 1957

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Ellis O. Briggs, American Ambassador in Prague 1949-1952, is a Career Minister in the Foreign Service and one of the State Department's veteran troubleshooters in many parts of the world. He has also served as Ambassador to Uruguay (1946-49), Korea (1952-55), Peru (1955) and has been Ambassador in Rio de Janeiro since 1956. His book, Shots Heard Round the World, An Ambassador's Hunting Adventures on Four Continents, which includes this article, will be published by The Viking Press on November 4. Illustrated with drawings by Rudolf Freund, its price is $5.

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