Summary of Content: Written at 12 Noon at the office. Says ”Heaven Can Wait” is a good movie. Has seen many movies; but doesn’t enjoy them as much as she did seeing movies with him. , She went into the field for work the day before. Was tired from the heat and had a supper of eggs, sour cream and Ebinger’s jelly doughnuts. Her sister Mad had made lamb chops and chicken soup; but she didn’t feel like eating that. , Got up late at night, after a nap, and listed to Bing Crosby on the Victrola. Went though their papers and organized them., Wants to talk with him about world events. Discusses the question of Litvinov being recalled. , In the field stopped in a drug store for and the ownder, a middle aged man with a diamond ring, knew current events and spoke to her about Russia. Said the conservatives in England had a suprise in store given what two sailors who had come into the store had said.
Background: ”Heaven Can Wait”- 1943 comedy, where a man has to tell his life story to prove he belongs in Hell. , Ebinger- Brooklyn bakery from 1898-1972, Bing Crosby- (1903-1977). Popular musical artist and actor. Known as a ”Crooner.”, Maksim Litvinov- Russian official who wanted closer ties with the West. Persuaded FDR to recognize the USSR.