National Geographic : 1951 Jan
5 Commercial Photo &Advertising Co., Inc. Indonesians, Shouting "Merdeka!" (Freedom), Throng Around Their First President. His Car Barely Moves Through Djakarta Fifty-year-old President Soekarno, son of a Javanese father and Balinese mother, is the infant Republic's George Washington. His left-hand companion (inmilitary uniform) is Vice-Premier Hamengku Buwono IX, Sultan of Djokjakarta, Java. During Indonesia's fight forfreedom, the Sultan led anti-Dutch forces.