1934 World Cup poster

1934 World Cup poster

1934
You might think that a country ruled by a dictatorship would not be permitted to stage a major football tournament. Not so. For instance for the 1934 World Cup, held in Italy, the existence of smart new hotels and train stations was seen as a big plus point. However, this first shot at a poster, though popular with Il Duce, was deemed to be impolite to the other competing nations.

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