Adolf Hitler as a witness in the murder trial, 1931. One of his storm troopers was accused of murdering a political enemy. He swore he had prohibited his storm troopers to use or possess arms. At his left stands Dr. Lippert, Mayor of Berlin at that time ; at his right sits Dr Hans Frank, later Governor of Nazi-occupied Poland; in the rear, between Hitler and Lippert is the face of Rudolph Hess, former leader, third in command, of the Nazi Party. The photograph was made secretly.