Informs that Martin has been released from imprisonment and is now engaged to Esti Drucker, the wedding to be on the 7 December. Comments on the difficult living conditions in Vienna, particularly acute for those in "intellectual work". Also comments on the failing of Austrian industry and the depreciation of money. Their normal "small" diet is described, as is the valuable aid they have received from the wealthy Eli [Bernays].
The letter ends with a list of food items requested to be sent by Sam; it ends without a signature so a page may be missing.