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Duce says it with flowers

Here’s a photograph from the June 4 1932 edition of the Toronto Daily Star:

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Nives Poli (1915-1999) was just 16 when her performance caught Il Duce’s attention. Ms. Poli has a Wikipedia page in Italian, an Internet Movie Database entry, and a video in Italian of her accomplishments. She later performed as a duo with her husband, musician Rolf Rapp.

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