Ap 21 Friday

Talking & sitting about with David – last English newspapers. Sailed at 9.30 last of England (Devon ?[RG]) about 5.30.
Tried a cinema: French Nap [Napoleon] III1 – went out.
Saw Lindbergh2 children at play in 1st Class.
Sea very calm. Last sight of English coast – light-houses – at supper.
We put back our watches 1 hour every midnight. German refugees read books about Hitler regime.
'Horse-racing' in the lounge.

Editorial Notes

1likely "Napoleon Bonapart" (1934) written and driected by Abel Gance, a remake of his 1927 film "Napoleon" eds.
2Charles Augustus Lindbergh (1902-1974), the American aviator eds.

Hands Referenced

    • Annotation: ink correction
    • Character: regular
    • Ink: black

Places Mentioned

  • Devon

    Devon, England

People Mentioned

  • David Reeves

    Reeves, David
    Brother of James Reeves [and Ethel Herdman] RPG 292.
  • Hitler

    Hitler, Adolf
    (1889-1945)
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.