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ERNST HANFSTAENGL, SWASTIKAS, & NATIONAL SOCIALISM

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The original Pledge of Allegiance began with a military salute that was then extended out toward the flag. But she also recalled that not all Americans were horrified by the Nazis' anti-Semitic atrocities. He was a fierce critic of his country's post-World War I reparation obligations. Hanfstaengl was an outspoken anti-Semite and the Nazi dictator's foreign-press secretary. In a violent street confrontation that left 14 Nazis and 4 policemen dead, the authorities had quashed the rebellion.

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Ernst Hanfstaengl

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Bellamy's book was an international bestseller and was tranlsated into every major language including German, Russian and Chinese. It comes at Staaken airport when a young attendant, standing behind Putzi, appears to be trying to do everything he can to keep from laughing. Does anyone know what they are used for today? At a time when it needed a robust millionaire to compete with the flamboyance of the Nazis, he teetered around self-effacingly as if he were still on his college campus. But once he had eaten a turkey dinner followed by his favorite Austrian pastries, he launched into one of his tirades. Putzi arranged for his son Egon, who was at boarding school southwest of Munich, to follow him to the neutral country.

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Hitler’s Harvard Man

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The first secret lay in his choice of words. In spring 2006, he began writing military officials, including then-Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld about the Navy's Coronado Seabees Barracks in California, shown in this photo. The daughter of immigrants from Bremen who made sure she spoke German at home, Helen was born and raised in New York. Hanfstaengl was so fascinated by Hitler that he soon became one of his most intimate followers, although he did not formally join the Nazi Party until 1931. The book is supposed to be a chilling chronicle that many Americans showed enthusiasm for the National Socialist German Workers Party. After the mid-1930s, when the world was set on the course for war, Putzis importance declined — while American Big Business continued to be represented through such intermediaries as Baron Kurt von Schroder attorney Westrick, and membership in Himmler's Circle of Friends.

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R. H. S. :Unheard Witness, by Ernst Hanfstaengl

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This was a young man who loved the spotlight—and who would soon embark on an unlikely journey, from Harvard and the White House to the beer halls of Munich and the entourage of named Adolf Hitler. These included the creation of anti-semitic, anti-masonic propaganda, the sounding of public opinion and monitoring of Nazi indoctrination by the public. While at Harvard he participated in patriotic events, played the piano, and composed football songs. In 1934, as part of the , he was executed on Hitler's orders as a potential rival. Eliot, Robert Benchley, John Reed, and Walter Lippmann. However, a little research suggests that not only are the two programs quite similar in content, but that Germans had no trouble in observing the similarities. Because of his miraculous throat construction, he was able to create a rhapsody of hysteria.

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CHAPTER EIGHT: Putzi: Friend of Hitler and Roosevelt

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He had been asked by the event's chairman to be assistant chief marshal at the alumni parade. At the time the firing of the Reichstag was blamed on the Communists, but there is little question in historical perspective that the fire was deliberately set by the Nazis to provide an excuse to seize political power. Commander of the , 1941-1943; Chief of the Orpo , 1943—1945 after suffered a massive heart attack. Historians make their work relevant to current events. Washingtonians who attend band concerts are rapidly adopting the foreign custom of arising and uncovering the head when national airs are played. Named Reich Chancellor in Hitler's will, a position he held for only one day before his own suicide. Allert was completely unaware of the discoveries by the sociologist Dr.

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Hitler’s Harvard Man

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The matter was soon out of his hands. In 1940 68,000 were expelled from Krakow, Poland and in 1941 the was created for the remaining 15,000 Jews by his. Informed by the Chancellery that he was to go to Spain to help German correspondents covering the civil war there, he was rushed aboard a military transport plane and instructed to strap on a parachute. Curry's work without attribution in apparent attempts to bolster their own credibility. Elevated to martyr status by Nazi propaganda after his 1930 murder— by Communists or by a rival pimp, according to their opponents.

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R. H. S. :Unheard Witness, by Ernst Hanfstaengl

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In 1974, Hanfstaengl attended his 65 th Harvard Reunion, where he regaled the Harvard University Band about the authors of various Harvard fight songs. Roosevelt, at that time a rising New York State Senator. They called themselves socialists, just as their name indicates. By chance he heard a then little-known Adolf Hitler speaking in a Munich beer hall and, mesmerized by his extraordinary oratorical power, was convinced the man would some day come to power. On the first occasion on which he heard Hitler speak, he fell under his spell; and, thanks to the value of his American dollars during the German inflation, he was able to finance the Nazi party at a critical time and even to help buy the printing presses of the Völkischer Beobachter by the loan of a thousand greenbacks. This, in turn, led to an invitation to the White House, where at a stag party in the basement Hanfstaengl played the piano so enthusiastically he broke seven bass strings on a Steinway Grand. When he arrived in New York, he was greeted at the docks by thousands of protesters calling him a Nazi.

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