Compound 1 has been prepared and studied to investigate a novel type of intramolecular elimination mechanism (J. Org. Chem. 2007, 72, 793–798). The proposed mechanistic pathway for this transformation is presented below. Complete the mechanism by drawing curved arrows consistent with the change in bonding in each step.
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