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Nov. 15 1943 Dear Hedda- Here's a drawing of my room, part of it- crowded & not clean. 3 chinese boys are taking care of it. everyone of them a specia-list. First comes in the boy with the broom and first thing he does is to throw on the floor the contents of the ashtrays and waistbasket. He never had the idea yet to empty them on the garbage can which is very near Then he sweeps the floor raining clouds of dust and ashes. next comes the second boy who makes the beds. The third specia-list will clean, with a rag, the "furniture"
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