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He has heard that Anna could not meet with Sam whilst she was in Oxford at the Congress. Reports that their Chou Chou dog was lost and was found run over by a train.

Reports on the suicide of Jankef Seidmann, husband of Martha (who calls herself "Tom"). Feel that they will have to provide in some way for the couple's child, Angela.

His health is better; public affairs are still bad in Austria.