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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: Benito Mussolini Italy BACKIN 1937 after they conferred on closer relations, Mussolini wore a very self-satisfied expression as he took leave of Hitler. It was not long after that he was forced to revise his estimate of himself as a smart card-handler in a crooked game of diplomatic poker. The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: Benito Mussolini Italy BACKIN 1937 after they conferred on closer relations, Mussolini wore a very self-satisfied expression as he took leave of Hitler. It was not long after that he was forced to revise his estimate of himself as a smart card-handler in a crooked game of diplomatic poker.July 26, 1943, transparent
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July 26, 1943
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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Benito Mussolini Italy BACKIN 1937 after they conferred on closer relations, Mussolini wore a very self-satisfied expression as he took leave of Hitler. It was not long after that he was forced to revise his estimate of himself as a smart card-handler in a crooked game of diplomatic poker.
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75 YEARS AGOIN NEWS
William Lyon Mackenzie King was Prime Minister
The Liberals were in power
Franklin D. Roosevelt was President

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