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Brazilian military commander General Henrique Texeira Lott salutes an... News PhotoArmored Tank,Armored Vehicle,Black And White,Brazil,Horizontal,Human Interest,Land Vehicle,Military,Military Uniform,Officer,People,Politics,Saluting,South America,TIMEINCOWN,Waist UpPhotographer Collection: The LIFE Picture Collection Time & Life PicturesBrazilian military commander General Henrique Texeira Lott (standing in jeep, center right) salutes an armored division, Brazil, February 1960. Lott had led a successful military coup five years previously and was campaigning for President in Brazil 1961 elections--he was soundly defeated by by Janio Quadros in the general election on October 3, 1960. (Photo by Frank Scherschel/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)