Photograph of a ferry crossing the Spandau Canal in Berlin, Germany. "S1025001 ... Watch your credit. International News Photos Slug (Ferry-Berlin) They love to ride a ferry Berlin, Germany... One business that is thriving in battered Berlin is this ferry service across the Spandau Canal. Destruction of bridges has left ferry service the only means of getting across. There is always a line in waiting as the ferry hauls its loads hither and yon. The ferry pays the canal company two thousand marks a month for the privilege of operating. The bridge in background is being repaired. When it is completed the ferry business will go into slump. W.9.18.45" -- typed note attached to verso. "Received. Examiner reference library. Sep 24, 1945" -- stamped on verso.