12. November 1931 Bedeckt.

— „Staatsfeiertag“. 1 — An Sophie (Br.): Schilderung der letzten Monate. — An Frieda (Br.): Gratulation. — ¾5–6h: RennwegRingstraße. — An Hertha (Br. Lie-Liechen): bestimmt zwei Tage. — Patiençen. — 9–10h: Brief an Furtwängler OJ 5/11, [1a] zuende diktirt.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

November 12, 1931, cloudy.

— "National holiday." 1 — To Sophie (letter): portrayal of the last few months. — To Frieda (letter): congratulations. — 4:45 to 6 o’clock: Rennweg to the Ringstraße. — To Hertha (letter from Lie-Liechen): suggests two days. — Games of solitaire. — 9 to 10 o’clock: dictation of the letter to Furtwängler OJ 5/11, [1a] finished.

© Translation William Drabkin.

12. November 1931 Bedeckt.

— „Staatsfeiertag“. 1 — An Sophie (Br.): Schilderung der letzten Monate. — An Frieda (Br.): Gratulation. — ¾5–6h: RennwegRingstraße. — An Hertha (Br. Lie-Liechen): bestimmt zwei Tage. — Patiençen. — 9–10h: Brief an Furtwängler OJ 5/11, [1a] zuende diktirt.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

November 12, 1931, cloudy.

— "National holiday." 1 — To Sophie (letter): portrayal of the last few months. — To Frieda (letter): congratulations. — 4:45 to 6 o’clock: Rennweg to the Ringstraße. — To Hertha (letter from Lie-Liechen): suggests two days. — Games of solitaire. — 9 to 10 o’clock: dictation of the letter to Furtwängler OJ 5/11, [1a] finished.

© Translation William Drabkin.

Footnotes

1 On November 12, 1918 the Republic was officially called into existence from the ramp of the Parliament. On April 25, 1919, the National Assembly unanimously and without debate declared November 12 a national holiday. When the Parliament was dissolved in 1933, the national holiday on November 12 was also jeopardized. On April 27, 1934, the national holiday on November 12 was eliminated.