British politician Walter Runciman, 1st Viscount Runciman of Doxford (1870 - 1949) and his wife Hilda, Lady Runciman (1869 - 1956) leaving their home before travelling to Prague, 2nd August 1938. Runciman is hoping to obtain a settlement between the Czechoslovakian government and Nazi Germany on the future of the Sudetenland. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)