28. Reif auf den Dächern, +2°.

— Von Rothberger (Br. expr.): empfiehlt dringend Ben Hur. 1 — Von Frl. Elias (Br. expr.): Grippe. — Lie-Liechen vollendet die Reinschrift. 2

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

28, frost on the rooftops, +2°.

— From Rothberger (express letter): urgently recommends Ben Hur. 1 — From Miss Elias (express letter): influenza. — Lie-Liechen completes the fair copy. 2

© Translation William Drabkin.

28. Reif auf den Dächern, +2°.

— Von Rothberger (Br. expr.): empfiehlt dringend Ben Hur. 1 — Von Frl. Elias (Br. expr.): Grippe. — Lie-Liechen vollendet die Reinschrift. 2

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

28, frost on the rooftops, +2°.

— From Rothberger (express letter): urgently recommends Ben Hur. 1 — From Miss Elias (express letter): influenza. — Lie-Liechen completes the fair copy. 2

© Translation William Drabkin.

Footnotes

1 Ben-Hur: a 1925 silent film directed by Fred Niblo, based on the novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, by Lew Wallace. The film became a blockbuster hit for the recently merged Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios.

2 The fair copy of Schenker, "Beethoven und seine Nachfahren," General Anzeiger für Bonn und Umgegend, March 26, 1927, 3‒4.