A 1928 cover of the political satire magazine, al-Mudhik al-Mubki, mocking Prime Minister Taj al-Din al-Hasani

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The cover shows a caricature of the French High Commissioner acting as a conductor leading a band of musicians from the Syrian government. Among those playing to the French Commissioner's command are Prime Minister Sheikh Taj al-Din al-Hasani, Education Minister Mohammad Kurd Ali, and Interior Minister Jamil al-Ulshi.