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Background image: Size to fit, bottom of page not screen

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I have an image that is 1200x500. I want it on the bottom of the page, not the screen (so on a long page you won't be able to see the image unless you scroll down).

I'd like it to stretch to fit the width of the screen, but maintain aspect ratio if possible. (I've read this can only be done using <img> not CSS.

Currently using the bg style, I have the image in the background, but its at the top of the screen. (so you see it at all times).

The body style, has the image initially at bottom of the screen, and when you scroll down, it stay up.

The image is not suitable for tiling.
/*In the CSS File*/
body {height:100% margin:5px 0; padding:0; font: 74% Arial, Sans-Serif; color:#000; line-height: 1.8em; background : #3a7de6;
 
/*I want it to be at the bottom of the page, not screen., would also be good if it could be zoomed (proportional stretch)to full width*/
background-image:url('images/BckGrnd.jpg');
background-repeat:no-repeat;
background-attachment:scroll;
background-position:bottom;
}
.bg {background: #3c80eb;
position:fixed;
width:"100%";
float: bottom;
}
 
/*In the HTML File*/
<body>
<div class="bg"><img src="images/BckGrnd.jpg" width="100%" alt="" /></div>
<div class="content">
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