[Below: The original retouched photograph]

[Below: Variation]

[Below: Variation]

[Below: Variation]

[Below: Postcard:

Mutter

'Im Gedenken an den tag da du ins leben bist getreten, steh ich heute hier für dich und deinen sohn zu beten dir zu danken, bass du ihn uns hast geboren, ihn der ward zum retter Deutschlands auserkoren.
Gott hat ihn durch dich als Führer uns gesandt, dass er shütz sein volk mit willensstarker hand, dass er allen leuchtend vorbild ist, fürwahr -- dafür dank dir mutter, heut und immerdari!'

Translates as:

Mother

'In memory of the day you came into life, I stand here today for you and your son to pray [and] to thank you, for you gave birth to him, he was chosen to be the savior of Germany.
God sent him through you as a guide to protect his people with a strong-willed hand, that he is a shining example to all, for sure - thanks to you mother, today and forever!'
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[Below: A rather strange looking rendition]

[Below: A painting of Klara and Adolf Hitler's father, Alois.]

[Below: Here's a better look at the painting of Klara above, but in black and white.]

[Below: Soldiers carry a painting of Alois and Klara.]

[Below: A super cool rendition]

[Below: Mourning the Ancient photo from April 2011 showing a period Klara Hitler chalk work in the background.]

[Below: Alois Hitler (June 7, 1837 - January 3, 1903)]