Accompanied by Joachim
and Ciano Adolf
and Mussolini conferred together in a bullet-proof railway train in
frontier station on the Brenner pass. The conference lasted 2 1/2 hours, after
which the dictator's return to their own capital's.
From Rome came reports
had drawn up eleven Peace Points, that Mr Sumner Welles considered
these unacceptable, and that Mussolini arranged the Brenner meeting to get then
Sir John Simon, stated that the three per Cent War Loan, recently
launched had been over subscribed.
The Italian collier Tina Primo broke
in two after an explosion off southeast coast.
British steamer, Tiberton
was reported to have been long overdue and believed lost with all hands.
It was announced that a new organisation had been created to maintain permanent
liaison between British and Colonial office, and French ministry of colonies.
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Edited by Sir John Hamilton
The War Illustrated.
by Sir John Hamilton
2194 Days Of War.
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