Austrian President Theodor Koerner together with other famous politicians and the BBC - Head of German Section, Lindley Frader, who signed the photo. (Split at upper edge). 16,4 x 12 cm.Lindley Macnaghten Fraser (1904-1963) was educated at the Liverpool Institute High School and at Balliol College, Oxford. He was treasurer, librarian and president of the Oxford Union Society from 1925 to 1926. He went to Princeton University and Washington as a visiting fellow from 1926 to 1928, and returned to Oxford as fellow in economics at Queen's College (1928-35). Then, he became Jaffrey professor of political economy at Aberdeen University (1935-45).
Lindley Macnaghten Fraser was also introduced in the broadcasting industry as a journalist. He was BBC German news commentator (1940), and head of the German and Austrian Services (from 1946).