ITALY: Napoleon Nonsense

When Romans opened the leading and authoritative Fascist news organ L'Impero, last week, they read with gladsome surprise that an Italian now "dominates" not merely the U. S. but all the Americas.

The dominator is Amadeo Peter Giannini. He is traveling in Italy, and arrived at Rome, last week; but his home is in San Francisco. Throughout the U. S. he is famed and esteemed (TIME, April 2) as a super-banker who controls with associates, the national Bancitaly Corporation (bank securities) with a capitalization of $150,000,000, and the Bank of Italy National...

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