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Old 06-10-2014, 07:23 PM   #33
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Lightbulb Imperial Monogram

Originally Posted by edelweiss pirate View Post
Still there is one time where she specifically mentions the M word.... All evidence of its ever happening have disappeared. Isn't that strange? Well, no, not really...
Stumbled across this EP...

Maximilian I (Spanish: Maximiliano I; Born Ferdinand Maximilian Joseph; 6 July 1832 – 19 June 1867) was the only monarch of the Second Mexican Empire. He was a younger brother of the Austrian emperor Franz Joseph I. After a distinguished career in the Austrian Navy, he entered into a scheme with Napoleon III of France to rule Mexico. France had invaded Mexico in 1861, with the implicit support and approval of other European powers, as part of the War of the French Intervention. Seeking to legitimize French rule, Napoleon III invited Maximilian to establish a new Mexican monarchy. With the support of the French army and a group of conservative Mexican monarchists, Maximilian traveled to Mexico where he declared himself Emperor of Mexico on 10 April 1864...
A mass grave has been found on the outskirts of the Mexican town of Iguala, where 43 (=7) students went missing on 27 September, officials say.

It is not clear whether the bodies found in a pit are those of the missing students, who were last seen being forced into police vans.

The group had travelled to the area, in the state of Guerrero, to take part in a protest over teachers' rights...

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