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When the model for the Sport Forum was being inspected, Dr. Lewald and Herr March called the Chancellor’s attention to the fact that the main central building was being eliminated for reasons of economy. The Chancellor declared, however, that this building was also essential to the total project and must be constructed. These decisions brought about a completely new state of affairs, and the realization of the fondest hopes and plans of the former German Commission was assured. The German Chancellor Decides The already planned conference was held in the Reich Chancellery on October 10th, 1933, the German Chancellor, Reich Minister Goebbels, Secretary of State Pfundtner and Commissioner of Woods and Forests von Keudell as well as the aforementioned members of the Olympic Committee being present.

M. Csillag Victor Smeds Federation Internationale de Natation Amateur (International Swimming Federation) . . . . . . . . — Dr. Leo Donath Fédération Internationale Haltérophile (International Weight-Lifting Federation) . . . . . . . . . J. Rosset A. Hurlingham Polo Club Committee . . . . . -Col. R. G. -Col. C. Gannon Bourdonnay-Schweich Union Internationale de Tir (International Rifle Association) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jean Carnot André Parmentier International Yacht Racing Union .

The response will naturally be great among the Germans in foreign countries, and we do not hesitate in asserting that the Olympic Games of 1936 will be the most imposing of all international festivals and at the same time a German celebration of unparalleled proportions. We have here the unequalled opportunity of inviting all the Germans who have emigrated to foreign countries and those working abroad to visit the homeland and of revealing to them its beauty and significance. For this reason the Games are by no means confined to Berlin but concern every German.

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