(1238) Predappia

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1932 CA. Discovered 1932 Feb. 4 by L. Volta at Pino Torinese.

Named after the small village of Predappio near Forli, Italy. Predappio was the birthplace of “il Duce” Mussolini and, obviously, this is another clear instance of homage to him. (P. G. Comba)

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