Continuum International Publishing Group, 2011. The Central Committee in turn voted for a Politburo (called the Presidium between 19521966 Secretariat and the General Secretary (First Secretary from 1953 to 1966 the de facto highest office in the Soviet Union. Chamberlain was greeted with cheers when he landed in London, saying the agreement brought "peace for our time". Formal recognition came when the new Labour Party came to power in 1924. History Further information: History of Germany Nazi seizure of power See also: Adolf Hitler's rise to power Seizure of control (19311933) Although the Nazis won the greatest share of the popular vote in the two Reichstag general elections of 1932, they did not have. 113 Nor was the party itself monolithic from top to bottom, although factions were officially banned.