M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives

GERMAN AND JEWISH INTELLECTUAL ÉMIGRE´ COLLECTION

Finding Aid for the
MAX KNIGHT
PAPERS, 1909-1993

(GER-050)


 

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Finding Aid Compiled by
Sandra Hunt Hawrylchak
April 26, 2006



 
 
 
 
 
 

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VOLUME: 4 cubic ft.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Biographical Sketch

Chronology of Events

Scope and Content Note

Series Description

Box and Folder List:


Max Knight Papers
Biographical Sketch

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Max Knight was born Max Kühnel on June 8, 1909 to Bernhard and Margarethe Hoffer Kühnel in Pilsen, Austria (now The Czech Republic). He led a very protected and comfortable childhood, his father having attained a secure position as vice president of the Wiener Bankverein. Although of Jewish descent, the Kühnels were not practicing Jews, nor did they observe Jewish traditions or holidays. Max received his classical education, including Latin and Greek studies, history, social sciences, physical sciences and mathematics at the Gymnasium, while receiving private tutoring in English and French along with piano, gymnastics, fencing, dancing, literature and art history.

After graduating from the gymnasium, and although he had strongly expressed his wish to become a writer, Max was convinced by his parents to attend the University of Vienna to pursue law, a more practical career, in the event his writing career was not successful enough to earn him a living. In 1931, while attending a university study seminar, Max first made the acquaintance of Joseph Epstein (later Joseph Fabry), who was to become the other half of the writing duo known as Peter Fabrizius. This collaboration and friendship, which spanned a period of fifty years and occasionally published under other pseudonyms as well (Brandy von Brandenburg, Oliver Twin), began in Austria, continued through their separate flights from the Nazis in Austria, reunited for a brief time in London, and finally permanently reunited in Berkeley, California.

The short stories and poems published under the name of Peter Fabrizius (the most popular pen name of Max Kühnel and Joseph Epstein) were often a collaborative effort, written by one, edited by the other, and rewritten again by the first; other pieces were written solely by one member of the duo. In all cases, however, publication appeared under the joint name of Peter Fabrizius, with neither party claiming sole ownership of the piece. For this reason, with the exception of the few pieces that appeared under Max Kühnel or Joseph Epstein, it is nearly impossible to discern which member of the duo was responsible for actually penning a certain piece. This pattern continued into the 1960s, until separate careers and interests produced articles and publications under the individual (anglicized) names of Max Knight and Joseph Fabry. The friendship continued and one last Fabrizius collaboration was realized in 1988 with the publication of their "duography" entitled One and One Make Three: Story of a Friendship.

Max Kühnel fled Austria on March 11, 1938, the same day Kurt Schuschnigg resigned as Chancellor of Austria, leaving the way free for the country's annexation by Hitler. Max managed to reach England, procured a job at the Jewish Spectator, and arranged for his parents to join him in November. Early in 1940, Max realized that England might soon suffer the fate of France and began preparations to immigrate to the U.S. The wait would be nearly a year, but since he feared waiting in London, he applied for travel to the only port that accepted refugees without visas, Shanghai, China. On August 10, 1940 Max left London on a ship bound for Halifax, Canada, crossing Canada to Vancouver by train, and finally sailing to Shanghai, arriving on October 5. Kühnel remained in Shanghai, working as an English teacher and a staff member on the North China Daily News, until May of 1941, when with the help of his lifelong friend, he obtained a visa for the U.S.

On May 2, 1941, Max Kühnel boarded a ship bound for Seattle, Washington. Eleven days later, under the advice of friend Joseph Epstein (now known as Joseph Fabry), Max debarked in Seattle as Max Knight. Several months later, the two writers were reunited in San Francisco.

Max Knight's and Joseph Fabry's careers in the U.S. took different paths. Both men married, Joe early in 1941, Max in mid-1942. Joe became an editor for Agricultural Information, later joined the Unitarian Church, and was introduced to the works of Viktor Frankl, becoming the leading exponent of Frankl's teachings in the Untied States. Max returned to school, received his Ph.D. in Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley, and eventually became Editor of the University of California Press, a position he kept until his retirement in 1976. His literary path turned to the art of translation, translating from German into English plays by Bertolt Brecht, poems by Christian Morgenstern, correspondence of Richard Strauss and Stefan Zweig, as well as works by Gottfried Benn, Johann Nestroy, and the law theory of his former Austrian law instructor, Hans Kelsen. He also translated Ogden Nash from English into German, and received Austria's Goldenes Ehrenzeichen für Verdienste um die Republik Österreich (Golden Honor Award) for his translations of Karl Kraus and Johann Nestroy.

Max Knight died at the age of 84 on August 31, 1993 at his home in Berkeley, California from complications which developed after a heart bypass operation in February of the same year. He was survived by his wife, Charlotte, two sons, Anthony and Martin, and his life-long friend and collaborator, Joseph Fabry.


Max Knight Papers
Chronology of Events

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1909 June 8, born in Pilsen, Austria (now The Czech Republic) to Bernhard and Margaret (née Hoffer) Kühnel.
1915-1921 Attended Volkschule.
1921-1928 Attended the classical Gymnasium in Vienna.
1928-1933 Attended the University of Vienna to study law.
1931 First made the acquaintance of Joseph Epstein (later Joseph Fabry) in a law seminar.
1931-1938 Wrote short stories and poetry (nearly 200 pieces) for Austrian and German literary journals, together with Joseph Epstein under the pen name of Peter Fabrizius; wrote regularly for the Neues Wiener Tagblatt.
1933 Received the Doctor of Law degree from the University of Vienna.
1933-1935 Worked as a law clerk in Vienna.
1937 Became a free-lance writer for the Neues Wiener Tagblatt; Oct.-Dec., went to London in order to sell the Fabrizius stories to British newspapers.
1938 March 10, received a job as a feature editor for the Neues Wiener Tagblatt; March 11, left Austria for England, the same day that Kurt Schuschnigg resigned as Chancellor of Austria.
1938-1940 Lived in London, writing short stories and feature articles for the Daily Herald and other British papers, literary journals; received a position at the Jewish Chronicle, reading and summarizing articles from Nazi newspapers.
1939 March 22, reuniting of Peter Fabrizius in London.
1940-1941 Lived in Shanghai; news editor for the North China Daily News.
1941 Immigration to the United States; arrived in Seattle, Washington on May 13.
1942 Attended the University of California, Berkeley as a graduate student in Oriental languages; married Charlotte Lowes of Toronto, Canada.
1943 Became naturalized American citizen.
1943-1945 Became a scriptwriter and news analyst in the Chinese Section of the U.S. Office of War Information.
1945-1947 Became Financial Editor of the San Francisco Daily Commercial News.
1947 Birth of son, Anthony.
1947-1948 Became a Lecturer in International Relations at the San Francisco Unified School District.
1949-1950 University of California, Berkeley Ph.D. program in Political Science/International Relations as a Research Assistant; became Deputy Executive Secretary of RADIR (Revolution and Development of International Relations, a Carnegie project) at the Hoover Institution, Stanford.
1951-1976 Principal Editor of the University of California Press.
1951 Birth of son, Martin.
1967-1993 Participation in the University of California Extension, Editorial Workshop.
1976 Retirement from the University of California Press.
1976-1993 Freelance editor, various publishers and university presses.
1986 Received the Golden Honor Award for his translations of Karl Kraus and Johann Nestroy from German into English from the Austrian government (Goldenes Ehrenzeichen für Verdienste um die Republik Österreich).
1993 Aug. 31, died at the age of 84 at home in Berkeley, California.

Max Knight Papers
Scope and Content Note

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The Max Knight Papers, 1909-1993, consist of 4.0 cubic ft. of materials and are divided into five series: 1) Autobiographical and biographical materials, 1909-1991; 2) Correspondence files, 1940-1992; 3) Manuscripts of short stories (co-authored), book manuscripts and translations of poetry; 4) Clippings of published stories and essays, 1930-1992; and 5) Miscellaneous materials.

The bulk of the collection consists of the writings of the co-authors Max Knight (Max Eugen Kühnel) and Joseph Fabry (Joseph Epstein), who wrote and published jointly from 1933 to 1993 under the pseudonym of Peter Fabrizius. The duo wrote and published short stories, poetry and drama in German in their native Austria until 1938, when both were forced to flee the Hitler regime. After 1938, the authors reunited in the United States (San Francisco) and continued to publish under the joint pseudonym in both English and German. Although many of the earlier short stories were translated, the duo gradually changed to essayistic writing and translation of German poetry and verse into English. Although the bulk of the published writings appeared under the Peter Fabrizius pen name, Knight and Fabry also published individually under their own names, as well as jointly under various other pseudonyms, including: Charlotte Ellert, Peter Joe Fabry, Peter Förster, Peter Foster, Fregoli, Paul Fridolin, Ernst Friese, Hugh Gosser, Stephan Hanke, Dr. Josef Hans, J. Hinkel, Myra (Mia) Schütz and Oliver Twin.


Max Knight Papers
Series Descriptions

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Series 1: Autobiographical and biographical materials, 1909-1991. 13 file folders.

This series contains a complete life story and family history of the Kühnel/Knight family, illustrated with old photographs, documents, and correspondence. Also included in this series are short biographical statements and publications lists.

Series 2: Correspondence files, 1940-1992. 109 file folders, arranged alphabetically.

This series contains correspondence with colleagues, clients of translations, and publishers. Noteworthy is the correspondence between Knight and co-author Joseph Fabry from 1940-1941, when Knight was in Shanghai and Fabry was already in the U.S. Also represented in the correspondence are: Jacques Barzun, Stefan Brecht (son of Bertolt Brecht), Hans Kelsen, illustrator Wolfgang Lederer, Edward Lowinsky, Thornton Wilder and Hans Zeisl.

Series 3: Manuscripts of short stories (co-authored), book manuscripts and translations of poetry, circa 1938-1992. 51 file folders, arranged alphabetically.

This series contains typescripts of short stories translated from German into English, original English short stories, translations of poetry and drama, as well as materials used for Knight's The Original Blue Danube Cookbook. This includes his mother's original cookbook containing her original recipes upon which the book was based. Also included in this series are the written analyses of various works submitted for publication to the University of California Press between the years 1950 and 1969 when Knight was an editor for the press.

Series 4: Clippings of published stories and essays, 1930-1992. 84 file folders, arranged alphabetically.

This series consists primarily of newspaper clippings, which have been separated into three distinct time periods: 1) 1930-1938; 2) 1938-1945 (the war years); and 3) 1945-1993. Within each time period, the clippings are separated into German-language and English-language articles and arranged alphabetically. Whenever a piece appeared under a pseudonym or name other than the Peter Fabrizius pen name, the alternate name is included in the listing.

Series 5: Miscellaneous materials. 6 file folders.


Max Knight Papers
Box and Folder List

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Series 1: Autobiographical and biographical materials, 1909-1991

Box 1
Folder

1. Biographical statements, clippings.
2. Bibliographies.
3-4. Autobiography, vol. I, beginning with: "Roots. From Papa's birth to honeymoon trip, 1876-1908."
5-7. Autobiography, vol. II, beginning with: "The Trip Back. Shanghai to Seattle. The actual diary translated from the German). May 1 to May 19, 1941."
8-9. Autobiography, Appendixes (originals).
10. Autobiography, Appendixes (photocopies).
11. Autobiography, Miscellaneous.
12. "Ruminations." Opinions on various topics, typed.
13. Interview, dated Oct. 16, 1985.
14. Holocaust Oral History Interview by Peggy Koster, Feb. 28, 1991.


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Series 2: Correspondence files, 1940-1992

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Folder

15. A – miscellaneous correspondence.
16. American Translators Association, 1975.
17. B – miscellaneous correspondence.
18. Barbary, George F., 1978.
Barry de Longchamp, Nicole, 1981.
19. Barzun, Jacques, 1977.
Bateson, John, 1984.
20. Bay Area Poets' Coalition, 1992.
Bendix, Reinhard, 1984-1985.
Bienenfeld, Franz Rudolf, 1959.
21. Brecht, Stefan S., 1967, 1968, 1981.
22. Brent, Bern, 1985.
23. Briar, Anni, 1978-1985.
24. Brown, Howard M., 1975-1979, 1987.
25. Brunn, George & Ruth, 1980-1982.
Bundesversicherungsamt für Angestellte, 1980-1981.
26. Buxbaum, Richard, 1979.
27. C – D – miscellaneous correspondence.
28. Case, Bertha, 1981.
Choi, Dai-Kwon, 1983, 1985.
29. Cranston, Alan (Senator), 1976-1977.
30. Davis, Col. Wilbur E., 1975-1980.
31. DeBecker, Eva & Hans, 1984.
Dehlinger, Peter, 1977.
Dietrich, Karl E., 1972.
Dreyfus, George, 1985.
32. E – F – miscellaneous correspondence.
33. Ehrenzweig, Albert A. (family), 1975-1977.
Eis, Egon, 1975.
Elbogen, Paul, 1976, 1982.
34. Euben, Peter, 1982-1984.
35. Fabry, Joseph & Judy, 1940-1941, 1968-1980.
36. Feder, Maria K. (daughter of Hans Kelsen), 1980.
Feest, Johannes, 1985.
Felstiner, John, 1981.
Fischer, Helmut, 1979.
37. Frank, Peter R., 1980-1985.
38. Freais, William, 1984.
Free, Margaret (Estate of), 1975-1980.
39. Frieders, George, 1982-1985.
Frieders, Hans, 1982-1985.
40. Friesen, Gerhard, 1981-1983.
Fromm, Hanna, 1977-1978.
41. G – H – miscellaneous correspondence.
42. Garcia, Max & Patricia, 1976-1982.
43. George, Manfred, 1965.
Göbl, Robert, 1977-1984.
44. Goetzl, Franz, 1977.
Gotoda, Teruo, 1984.
45. Gratum, George, 1971, 1977-1980.
46. Greer, Lucy R., 1975.
Groszmann, Karl & Eleanor, 1981.
47. Haag, John, 1984.
Hanna, Warren L., 1978.
Havrda, Jiri, 1977.
Hillebrand, Beate, 1985.
48. J – K – miscellaneous correspondence.
49. Jaroschy, François, 1983.
Jeffery, Brian, 1983.
50. Kalmer, Erica, 1985.
Kann, Robert A., 1978.
Kauders, Friedel, 1976-1984.
51. Knepler, Walter, 1978-1983.
52. Knight, Anthony (son), 1975-1985.
53. Knight, Charlotte (wife), 1973-1985.
54. Knight, Martin (son), 1975-1981.
55. Kriegel, Diana, 1983-1985.
56. Kühnel, Margaret (Muschi, mother), 1975-1976.
57. L – M – miscellaneous correspondence.
58. Lederer, Wolfgang, 1976-1982.
Libby, Peter, 1985.
59. Loewald, Klaus, 1979.
Lovy, Charles W. (memorial service), 1984.
60. Lowinsky, Edward, 1974-1984.
61. MacLeod, Celeste, 1978-1980.
62. Manheim, Ralph, 1968.
63. Marshall, Eugene, 1979.
Matzner, Hans L., 1983-1984.
Mautner, Franz, 1975.
64. McClung, William J. (University of California Press), 1978-1984.
65. Mitterwallner, Maria, 1972-1975.
Modell, Sol, 1978.
66. Moody, Tom & Joan, 1981-1983.
Musjenko, Krista & Franzi, 1976.

Box 2
Folder

1. N – R – miscellaneous correspondence.
2. Nelson, Lois Patricia (Pat), 1983-1984.
Oldberg, Ingmar, 1981.
Oppenheim, Lilly, 1978.
3. Petris, Nicholas (Senator), 1978.
Popper-Portnow, Alice (Lisl Hirschfeld), 1980.
Propper de Callejon', Felipe, 1981.
4. Rabel(-Haymann), Lili, 1976-1979.
Rieselfreudig, Beate, 1979.
Rosenberg, Marvin, 1981.
5. Ross, Karl, 1956-1984.
Rotenberg, Stella, 1981.
6. S – miscellaneous correspondence.
7. Sachs, Emmy, undated
Schauer, Elisabeth (Sissy) & Johannes, 1982-1984.
8. Schwarz, Gerhart, 1976, 1979.
Schwarz, Kurt & Erna, 1978-1983.
9. Schwarz, Patricia, 1981.
Seabury, Paul, 1983.
Service, John (Jack), 1976.
10. Shelley, Lore, 1985.
Sloss, Louis, 1984.
Smelser, Neil J., 1984.
Stachenfeld, Avi & Shirley Nachmann, 1976.
11. Starck-Pauly, Ilse, 1975-1981.
12. Steiner, Ruth & Paul, 1979.
Stremayr, Trude & Heinz, 1975-1976.
13. Swann, Lucy, 1979-1980.
Szilard, Gertrude Weiss, 1964, 1976.
14. T – Z – miscellaneous correspondence.
15. Teltscher, Erwin S., 1990.
16. Torberg, Friedrich, 1977.
Tucholsky, Kurt. Transcripts of letters to Stefan Zweig, 1935.
17. University of California, Berkeley. General correspondence, 1978-1984.
18. Veith, Ilza, 1982-1983.
Vrba, Else, 1978.
Weil, Konrad, 1980.
19. Western Humor and Irony Membership (WHIM), 1981.
20. Wilder, Thornton, 1965-1966.
21. Wilson, Adrian, 1972-1973.
Wyatt, Frederick, 1977.
22. Zeisel, Hans, 1977-1984.
23. Zimmerman, Sangwan, 1975.

Folders 24-57: Correspondence with publishers (including contracts):
24. Abele Arts Corporation (Jane Cohen), 1968.
25. American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), 1971.
26. Appleton-Century Crofts, 1950, 1956.
27. Benmir Books, 1987.
28. bj books (Boris Bresler), 1983.
29. Buchhandlung Franz Deuticke (Hans Kelsen), 1962, 1966.
30. Caedman Records, Inc., 1969-1970.
31. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1968.
32. Engendra Press Ltd., 1975.
33. Friends of the Earth (David Brower), 1967-1981.
34. G. P. Putnam's Sons (Thomas G. MacPherson), 1966-1967.
35. Grove Press (Fred Jordan), 1985.
36. Houghton Mifflin (H.A. Rey), 1972-1975.
37. Insel-Verlag, 1963.
38. International Publishing and Media Services, 1980.
39. John Muir Institute, 1969.
40. John Murray (Publishers) Ltd., 1939, 1948, 1984.
41. The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1983-1984.
42. Lancaster Miller & Schonbrich Publishers, 1979, 1983.
43. Malter-Westerfeld Publishing Company, Inc. (Edward Gans), 1967.
44. 19th Century Music (Joseph Kerman), 1981.
45. Papageno Buch- und Musikverlag, 1971.
46. Paul Zsolnay Verlag, 1975-1983.
47. Peter Lang Publishing, Inc., 1993.
48. R. Piper & Co. Verlag, 1972-1992.
49. Random House, 1966-1969.
50. Stephen S. Kalmer Company, 1992-1993.
51. Thomas Sessler Verlag GmbH, 1985.
52. Twayne Publishers, 1974.
53. Ungar (Crossroads), 1966, 1993.
54. University of California Press, 1957-1983.
55. University of Chicago Press, 1983-1987.
56. Verlag Kremayr & Schierau, 1979.
57. Wiener Verlagsanstalt, 1939.


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Series 3: Manuscripts of short stories (co-authored), book manuscripts and translations of poetry, circa 1938-1992

Box 2 (continued)
Folder

Folders 58-63: Short stories translated from the German into English, undated:
58. "A Dangerous Part."
"A Gift from Heaven."
Fabry, J.P. "Ball at the Embassy."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Barbers Don't Travel."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Bygone Summer."
59. "Calafati Excels Himself."
Fabrizius, Peter. "The Cigarette Case."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Counted Out."
Fabrizius, Peter. "The Coveted Portrait."
Fabrizius, Peter. "The Doctor's Crime."
60. "Express from Chicago."
Fabrizius, Peter. "The Find."
"Grotesque Dancer."
"The Humourist."
"It pays to be honest."
"Jinga Janga."
61. Fabrizius, Peter. "The Kind Man."
"Let's Be Realistic!"
"Life of a Hair."
"Lost and Found."
"Love on the 7:41."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Lucky Dog."
62. Fabrizius, Peter. "Man About Town."
Fabrizius, Peter. " The Martyr."
"New Look in Agriculture."
"The nile-green handbag."
"No Ulterior Motive."
"One of the Upper Three."
63. "Revolution."
Fabry, P. J. "Selling a Car."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Spring Tide."
Fabry, Peter Joe. "Suede Glove Test."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Three Previous Convictions."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Twenty-Four Hours of Romance."
Fabrizius, Peter. "What can be done with a stray glove?"

Folders 64-74: Manuscripts of stories written in English:
64. "A Man of Action."
Fabrizius, Peter. "A Trip to Totalifornia."
"Aunt Elpeth's Boarding House."
Fabry, Joseph. "The Autographs in a Gray Valise."
65. Twin, Oliver. "The Bee in Court."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Beethoven's Fifth."
Fabry, Peter Joe. "The Cat."
"The duBarry Diamond."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Exchange Husband."
66. Fabrizius, Peter. "The 50 Million Dollar Beetle-Battle."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Flight into the Stratosphere."
Fabrizius, Peter. "The Grandfather."
67. Fabry, Joseph B. "The Head of Victory."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Heino Pulls the Biggest Job."
"Instant Death."
68. Fabrizius, Peter. "Just common sense."
Fabrizius, Peter. "The Killer of Calville."
"The Last Ship (A short story)."
69. Fabry, P. J. "Man of Letters."
Fabry, P. J. "Mr. Horner's Holiday."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Murder Among the Mirrors."
Fabrizius, Peter. "The Mustache."
70. Fabrizius, Peter. "Peanuts."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Phantom Control."
Fabry, Joseph. "The Pilgrimage."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Plato Invades the Kitchen. A husband investigates what seven years of Great Books have done to the women of America."
71. "Princess Zorinda. A synopsis."
Fabry, Peter Joe. "The Purple Plane."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Rental Exchange."
72. Fabrizius, Peter. "Shrilby."
Fabrizius, Peter. "The Shuttle."
Fabry, P. J. "Sole Survivor."
Fabrizius, Peter. "Stitch in Time."
73. Fabrizius, Peter. "The Story of the Ugliest Woman in the World."
"Take it Easy."
Fabrizius, Peter. "The Tell-Tale Snap."
74. "The Three Tonis."
"Truth for an Hour."
Fabrizius, Peter. "When Everything Is Over."
Fabrizius, Peter. "The Wonderful Pew."

75. Untitled story in German, undated
76. "The Stories of Peter Fabrizius." Collection of English stories and articles. Typescripts and photocopies of published stories.
77. "Sissy Gripsholm project. Ms. California Reportage." Essays in German about California, with the comment "California seen through the eyes of a European reporter." Typescripts.
78. Further material for the "Reportage" project. Clippings, photocopies, typescripts.
79. The Original Blue Danube Cookbook. Reviews.
80. The Original Blue Danube Cookbook. Correspondence.
81. Recipes from Laura Hoffer, Knight's maternal grandmother. Handwritten.
82. Muschi's (Knight's mother) original recipe book, upon which The Original Blue Danube Cookbook was based.
83. Muschi's original recipes. Handwritten and typed in spiral notebook.
84. Viennese recipes, clippings.
85. "My Bohemian Zoo (The Emu Verses)." Mock-up of original calendar with sketches and verses.
86. Zany Zoo. Original illustrations for the book.

Box 3
Folder

Folders 1-9: Translations, of poetry and drama by Max Knight.
1. Brecht, Bertolt. "The Bread Shop" ("Der Brotladen"). Typescript.
2. Brecht, Bertolt. "Turandot or The Congress of the Laundrymen." Typescript.
3-4. "The Lighter Side of the Muse. Translations of German Poetry by Max Knight." Copies of original German poems and translations into English.
5. "Stroll Through Time. A Personal Anthology of German Poetry Translations by Max Knight." Photocopies of texts and typescripts.
6. Miscellaneous poetry translations by Knight. Typescripts, photocopied texts.
7. Fricker, Peter Racine. "Some Superior Nonsense." Text by Christian Morgenstern. Translated by Max Knight. Photocopy of score (original score housed in oversize container).
8. Jones, Robert Frederick. "The purple cow." Score.
9. Reviews of Morgenstern translations done by Max Knight.
10. Unpublished poetry by Knight. Typescripts, carbons, photocopies.

Box 4
Folder

Folders 1-12: Manuscript analyses (primarily by Knight) of books submitted for publication to the University of California Press:

1. Manuscript analyses, 1950-1959: A - C.
2. Manuscript analyses, 1950-1959: D - F.
3. Manuscript analyses, 1950-1959: G - J.
4. Manuscript analyses, 1950-1959: K - L.
5. Manuscript analyses, 1950-1959: M - P.
6. Manuscript analyses, 1950-1959: R - Z.
7. Manuscript analyses, 1960-1969: A - C.
8. Manuscript analyses, 1960-1969: D - G.
9. Manuscript analyses, 1960-1969: H - K.
10. Manuscript analyses, 1960-1969: L - M.
11. Manuscript analyses, 1960-1969: N - R.
12. Manuscript analyses, 1960-1969: S - Z.


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Series 4: Clippings of published stories and essays, 1930-1992

Box 5
Folder

Published primarily under the joint pseudonym of Peter Fabrizius (Fabricius) unless otherwise indicated, with date of first known publication.

Folders 1-34: Clippings in German, 1930-1938:
1. "Abenteuer eines Amateurpiloten: Menschenschmuggel über den Ozean," May 22, 1935.
Förster, Peter. "Aberglauben," Aug. 15, 1937.
"Die Aloe," June 27, 1937.
"Altsalzburger Bauernball in London," Dec. 7, 1937.
Kuehnel, Max Eugen. "Am Telephon," Apr. 3, 1931.
"Der anonyme Brief," Mar. 21, 1936.
Schütz, Myra. "Der Aufschneider," July 18, 1937.
2. "Die ausländische Zeitung," Oct. 1937.
"Banale Geschichte," circa 1937-1938.
"Der Bazillus der Vergeßlichkeit," Aug. 27, 1936.
"Begegnung am Hafen," undated
"Das begehrteste Frauenbild," Oct. 28, 1936.
3. "Die Beichte," Feb. 8, 1937.
Kühnel, Max Eugen. "Bekenntnis einer Meinungsänderung," Nov. 25, 1936.
"Die Bernsteinkette," Oct. 8, 1937.
"Der Besuch," circa 1937-1938
"Blumen für Cilly," undated
F., P. "Blumenspende," June 23, 1935.
4. "Brav, Liselott!" July 16, 1935.
"Die Dame und das Auto," Oct. 19, 1936.
Fregoli. "Don Pedro great in die Maschen des Gesetzes," Nov. 1936.
"Drei Hüte," Mar. 30, 1936.
"Duett zu dritt," Mar. 1937.
"Eduards Osterüberraschung," Apr. 17, 1936.
"Ein alter Frendenführer," Jan. 9, 1937.
5. "Ein Dieb hat Pech," Apr. 1937.
"Ein echter Rolls-Royce," Oct. 15, 1937.
"Ein Edelroller geht auf Reisen," Sept. 5, 1935.
"Ein illegaler Fremdenführer," 1937.
"Ein Märchen," July 17, 1936.
"Ein magnetisches Talent," July 28, 1936.
6. "Ein Mann fällt vom Himmel," May 27, 1937.
Peter. "Ein Weihnachtswunder," Nov. 19, 1937.
"Eine Million Damenhüte," Apr. 25, 1937.
"Eine schwierige Frage," Jan. 31, 1937.
7. "Eine verrückte Familie," undated
"Eine verworfene Person," Mar. 31, 1936.
"Eine vollkommene Liebe," undated
"Einmalige Begegnung," undated
"Entführung," Jan. 7, 1936.
8. "Enthülltes Geheimnis," Aug. 5, 1936.
"Die Erforschung des Menschen," undated
"Erich drückt auf den Knopf," Aug. 10, 1936.
"Der Erpresser," Aug. 26, 1936.
"Der erratene Weihnachtswunsch," undated
K., Dr. M. E. "Der ertrinkende Fisch und andere Seltsamkeiten in Augarten," July 15, 1937.
9. "Es gibt Streit," Mar. 7, 1937.
"Fahrt in den Frühling. Originelle Wertungsfahrt des Fahrkorps des Wiener Heimatschutzes," May 16, 1934.
"Faschingsspiel mit der Ehe," June 1938.
"Fernando Almandarez singt," May 21, 1936.
"Feuerlilien," Sept. 19, 1935.
"Filmkritik," Feb. 11, 1937.
10. "Frag mich nichts!" undated
"Frauen in der Sommerfrische," Aug. 6, 1937.
"Fuchstreibjagd in Kärnten," Aug. 27, 1935.
"Fünf Schritte lagen dazwischen. Der Skilehrer hat unrecht gehabt," Apr. 24, 1937.
11. Hans, Dr. Josef. "Gangsters in Chicago. Erlebnis eines Wieners," Jan. 17, 1935.
H., St. "Geschäft in Arabien," Nov. 28, 1937.
"Das Geschäftsprinzip," Mar. 14, 1936.
"Geschichte eines Frauenhaares," Sept. 10, 1937.
"Geschichte eines Liedes," Aug. 31, 1937.
12. "Geschichte zu viert," Nov. 16, 1937.
"Gesellschaftstelephon," Jan. 17, 1937.
"Geständnisse," Aug. 7, 1937.
Schütz, Mia. "Der Glückspilz," June 3, 1937.
Hanke, Stephan. "Gold oder Liebe? Eine historische Erzählung," May 1-2, 1934.
"Das Grabmal des Selim Chistis," July 28, 1936.
"Graf Tagazzi belebt das Weihnachtsgeschäft," Dec. 29, 1936.
13. "Die große Liebe des Hubert Lanzky," Jan. 19, 1937.
"Großreinemachen!" Jan. 30, 1938.
"Der grünen Sechzehn," July 1936.
"Der Handschuh," Mar. 3, 1936.
"Hin und zurück," May 1937.
"Die höhere Warte," June 26, 1937.
14. "Die ideale Ehe. Humoreske," Apr. 11, 1936.
"Ihr letzter Walzer," Nov. 5, 1936.
"Im Interesse des Schwiegervaters," Oct. 1937.
Anonymous. "In Lederhosen um Europa," Jan. 17, 1938.
"Indianer als Petroleumkönige," undated
15. "Indien. Wiedersehen in Bombay," Sept. 18, 1935.
"Jack Gregorys letzter Streich," Sept. 19, 1936.
Kühnel, Max Eugen. "Junger Mensch kommt nach Verdun," Jan. 19, 1936.
"Kaiser Josef renkt alles ein," Mar. 26, 1936.
"Die Kiesel der Waganda," Apr. 6, 1937.
16. "Kleine Tragödie im Stiegenhaus," Aug. 3, 1937.
"Kleine Ursachen," Mar. 2, 1937.
Kühnel, Max Eugen. "Kleine Wunder einer großen Stadt," June 19, 1935.
"Kleines Intermezzo," May 1936.
"Kleines Lotto," Sept. 1936.
17. Kühnel, Max Eugen. "Der Knopf," Feb. 1930.
"Der Koffer," Feb. 28, 1937.
"Kopf hoch, Jimmy!" Feb. 22, 1938.
"Kreuzwege," undated
18. Kühnel, Max Eugen. "Kristalle der Sprache," June 30, 1937.
"Küß nicht im Kino!" circa 1936/1937.
"Kunstgeschichte nach Maß," undated
19. "Das Lager von Ahmednagar. Wie ich krieginterniert wurde." Serialization, Oct. 19 - Nov. 23, 1935.
20. "Landstraße," Feb. 21, 1935.
"Der Lebensretter," circa 1937.
"Lerne biegen!" Sept. 20, 1936.
Anonymous. "Lernet Geschichte!" Oct. 17, 1935.
"Liebe per Blumenkorb," Feb. 1, 1938.
21. "Liebe per Post," May 27, 1937.
"Lug ins Land," July 25, 1936.
"Lux auf der Spur," June 22, 1935.
"Madelaine," Aug. 14, 1935.
"Mädchen mit Veilchen," Oct. 3, 1935.
22. F., P. "Märchen-Kobolde im Zeitalter des Telefons," Feb. 5, 1938.
"Der Märchenprinz," circa 1937.
"Der Maharadscha," undated
"Man muss den Frauen imponieren!" Sept. 20, 1936.
"Der Mann aus dem 18. Jahrhundert," Aug. 1, 1936.
"Der Mann mit dem Muttermal," Apr. 1937.
23. "Der Mann vor der Auslage," Mar. 21, 1937.
"Mausi und der Frechdachs," Aug. 26, 1936.
"Moderne Turandot," June 1936.
Hanke, Stephan. "Mord vor zweitausend Zeugen," Aug. 1, 1935.
F., P. "Nur ein Fahrschein …" (May? 1938).
24. "nur zwei tage …," Feb. 1938.
"Der Orden," July 5, 1936.
"Ordination," Aug. 25, 1936.
"Der Paß siegt nach Punkten. Eine Groteske," Feb. 2, 1936.
"Die Probe," May 19, 1936.
25. "Prüfung mit Handschuhen," Aug. 20, 1936.
"Der Puo-Puostamm," July 21, 1936.
"Radikale Verjüngungskur," May 14, 1937.
"Das Radio," Nov. 26, 1936.
K., Dr. M. E. "Die Rätsel des Papyrus," Sept. 11, 1937.
"Rebellen," Dec. 1937.
26. "Regie der Liebe," Nov. 23, 1936?
"Rezept für Liebeskranke," Aug. 15, 1936.
"Der Satyr. Verse," Sept. 1937.
"Der Schnellverkäufer," Mar. 11, 1937.
"Die schutzlose Frau," Jan. 13, 1938.
"Schwarzfahrt wider Willen," Mar. 3, 1938.
27. Ellert, Charlotte. "Sein bester Trick," Jan. 24, 1937.
"Der Sekretär," Apr. 1937.
"Seltsames Erlebnis," circa 1937/1938.
"Soll man gefällig sein?" Dec. 31, 1937.
"Spiel mit Feuerlilien," circa 1937.
"Springflut," Nov. 15, 1936.
"Der Sprung über den Weltkrieg," undated
"Spuk in der Nacht," undated
28. "Tagebuch eines Nichteifersüchtigen," undated
"Takt," Dec. 14, 1936?
"Tante Alice steckt im List …," Oct. 30, 1936.
"Tanzfest auf Madagaskar," June 6, 1937.
"Der Taugenichts," undated
"Timmerton verkühlt sich," Oct. 1936.
29. "Das Todesschiff. Die Katastrophe des 'Saint-Philibert'," Apr. 18, 1936.
"Der Traum vom Königstum," undated
"Der Trick der Spionin," Apr. 1938.
Friese, Ernst. "Die Uhr," Mar. 6, 1938.
"Umgang mit Kukuruz," circa 1938.
"Der unredliche Finder," circa 1937-1938.
30. "Unsterbliche Bäume," undated
Fregoli. "Der Ursprung des Fußballspiels," undated
Epstein, Dr. jur. H. J. "Der vegetarische Löwe," Mar. 30, 1936?
"Verdacht," Mar. 8, 1936.
"Die Verführung," Sept. 28, 1935.
31. "Vergnügen in der Sommerfrische," Aug. 30, 1936.
"Die verschlossene Tür," undated
"Viel Lärm um einen Kanari …," Sept. 29, 1937.
"Vienna - Made in U.S.A.," Jan. 31, 1936.
Kühnel, Max Eugen. "Von der Engheit des Herzens," June 10, 1936.
"Was halten Sie von der Zigarette?" May 26, 1937.
32. "Was macht man mit einem verwaisten Handschuh?" Feb. 13, 1937.
Förster, P. "Weihnachtseinkäufe," Dec. 21, 1935.
"Weihnachtszauber," ca. Dec. 1936.
"Die Welt ist voll vom Wundern. Das Zimmer im Baumstamm," Mar. 21, 1936.
"Wenn vier dasselbe tun …," May 20, 1937.
33. Fridolin, Paul. "Wirbel am Ferdinand. Original-Roman," Nov. 1936 - ?
34. Kühnel, Max Eugen. "Wo blieb Lord Evan?" July 28, 1935.
"Der Wohltäter," July 13, 1936?
"Der Zigarettenfitscher," Nov. 29, 1936.
"Zwanzig Minuten," Aug. 6, 1936.

Folders 35-39: Stories and articles written and published in German, 1938-1945:
35. "Chinesische Studenten lernen englisch und deutsch," May 7, 1941.
F., P. "Denken verboten," Nov. 1944.
"Denksport," Sept. 25, 1939.
"Ein Lord macht Geschäfte," Oct. 26, 1938.
"Ein Mann mit Humor," Nov. 16, 1939.
"Ein Opfer der Technik," Apr. 26, 1939.
36. Twin, Oliver. "Der elfte März und die Presse," Mar. 1945.
"Etui," Feb. 20, 1939.
"Falsch verbunden," Mar. 31, 1945.
"Der Fremdenfuehrer," Nov. 29, 1940.
"Geld, oder die anderen schiessen!" 1940/1941.
37. "Der gezeichnete Domino," 1939.
"Der größte Fund seines Lebens," Feb. 24/25, 1940.
"Der Grotesktänzer," Mar. 4, 1940.
"Der Handschuh," Jan. 8, 1940.
"Kantonesisch essen," Apr. 4, 1941.
38. F., P. "Oesterreichisches Emigrantenheim in London," Mar. 24, 1939.
"Das plaudernde Tagebuch," Dec. 22, 1939.
"Rikscha-Kulis," Apr. 17, 1941.
Twin, Oliver. "Rund um die San Francisco Konferenz," June 1945.
"Das Salzfaß," Apr. 25, 1940.
Twin, Oliver. "Sievering in California," Aug. 1945.
39. "Die Spur," May 8, 1939.
"Der Tugendbold," Feb. 25, 1940.
Twin, Oliver. "Das ungeschriebene Buch," Apr. 1945.
Twin, Oliver. "Wenn zwei dasselbe sagen," Nov. 1945.
Twin, Oliver. "Wiener im letzten Ghetto der Welt," Sept. 1945.
Twin, Oliver. "Zu ebener Erd' und im ersten Stock," Feb. 1945.

Folders 40-48: Stories and essays published in English, 1938-1945:
40. "A Friend In Need Is A Friend In Deed," May 28, 1938.
"A Husband in Montreal," Aug. 17, 1940.
"A Million Hats" / "Well Done Daisy!" Dec. 11, 1937.
"A Nice Kind Man," undated
"A Permit for Aunt Sophie," Sept. 8, 1939.
"A Stitch in Time. War weaves a new pattern for two in love in Norway," May 17, 1940.
41. "Ali Hussein's Deal," Nov. 11, 1939.
"The Amber Necklace," Mar. 16, 1938.
"Aunt Alice in the Lift," Dec. 9, 1937.
"Business Principles" / "Wireless," Dec. 8, 1937.
"Cheap-Jack," undated
42. "Christmas in the Mountains," undated
"Confessions," undated
"Counted Out," undated
"Courage" / "Anonymous Letter," Oct. 30, 1937.
"The Election and Leonardo da Vinci," Dec. 1944.
43. "The First Swallow 1938-1939. Max," undated
44. "Grotesque Dancer," undated
"Her Pearls. A Little Ruse Which Did Not Fail," undated
Fabry, Peter Joe. "In Professor Freud's London Home," Apr. 1941.
"Intelligence Test," Dec. 7, 1937.
"Life of a Hair," undated
"Little Mirrors of Life. In this Queer Town, Its History and Yours and Mine with It Is Recorded in Unexpected Places," Feb. 9, 1941.
"The Locked Door," Mar. 31, 1939.
45. "Ludovico's System," Jan. 24, 1939.
"Milton Isn't Enough," June 11, 1938.
"Missing from Home," July 8, 1939.
"Postman's Knock," Nov. 12, 1937.
"Potted Money," undated
"The Rag In The Bottle. A Message Which Cleared The Way For A Lover," Sept. 10, 1938.
"Record Ships in Waltz-Time," Jan. 1944.
46. Anonymous. "The Refugees in the Vagabonds' State," Feb. 1939.
Anonymous. "Revolution!" undated
"Rolling Snowball" / "Tall Tale," undated
Anonymous. "The Romance of Shanghai. Storyteller on Hong List," Feb. 2, 1941.
"Salt-Cellar," Dec. 15, 1940.
47. "Set to Partners," Nov. 4, 1939.
"Some Store!" / "Flowers for Lily," Mar. 15, 1938.
F., P. "Sonny Stays Home," undated
"The Spy's Trick," Mar. 1940.
"Star Engagement," undated
"Stray Glove," Dec. 6, 1937.
Anonymous. "Strolling Down the Bund. A Refugee Compares Shanghai with Other Ports," Mar. 2, 1941.
48. "Suede Glove Test," undated
"The Suit Case," Aug. 27, 1938.
"Swank!", undated
"The Talking Fish," undated
Fabry, Peter Joe. "There She Goes - My Wonderboat!" Apr. 1943.
"Tourist Guide," undated
"Won't Any Man Love Me Please!" Mar. 31, 1938.

Folders 49-57: Publications in English, 1945-1992:
49. "A Close Look at the Lowly Envelope," Spring 1957.
"A University Celebrates its 600th Birthday," Winter 1966.
Knight, Max. "Adventures in Translation," Sept. 22, 1967.
"Atomic Birthday Party," Summer 1957.
Knight, M. E. "The Banks of San Francisco," Apr. 1948.
50. "The Birthplace of Atomic Energy. A Visit to the Berkeley Cyclotron," Jan. 1948.
"California," Dec. 1949.
Knight, M. E. "California Looks Across the Seas," Oct. 28, 1946.
"California's Third Gold Rush," Oct. 1947.
"China Looks Toward America," Apr. 1945.
"Education Controversy of the Space Age," Spring 1958.
51. "The Fabulous Galapagos Islands," Spring 1964.
"Farming Without Farms," Oct. 1950.
Knight, Max. "The Father of the Comic Strip," Feb. 28, 1983.
"From the Cradle to the Grave: Greeting Cards!" Winter 1955.
"Grass: Nature's Richest Storehouse," Oct. 1952.
52. "Grotesque World of Christian Morgenstern," Winter 1964.
Knight, Max. "The Happy Adventure of Translating German Humorous Verse," Sept. 1992.
"How Clean Is That Coffee Cup?" Oct. 1951.
53. "How to be happy in time of crisis," Feb. 1952.
"Impressions of the Coronation," Summer 1953.
Knight, Max. "The Island Cartoon: A Study in Folklore Psychology," 1990.
"Johann Nestroy, Austria's Philosopher-Clown," Winter 1967.
"Latest Labor Problem - Moonlighting," Winter 1958.
54. Fabrizius, Peter and Price Gittinger, Jr. "Let's Face Inbreeding," Oct. 10, 1949.
"Milk Goes to Alkatraz," Dec. 1948.
"New Concept in Auto Insurance," Feb. 18, 1961.
Fabry, Joseph and Max Knight. "On the Raising of Ostriches for Little Fun and Less Profit," circa 1965.
Anonymous. "The Pacific Region of the U.S.A.," July 1948.
"Pursuit of Happiness of the Mundurucu," Winter 1961.
55. "Return to the Alps," undated
"700 pairs of hands make a mural," Oct. 1958.
Foster, Peter. "Steel, Wages and Prices. Inflationary Spiral in the United States," May 1948.
"Stone Age Man Meets Steel Age Man," Winter 1962.
"Talking Without Words," Summer 1957.
56. "Teaching in a Fishbowl," July 1950.
57. Twin, Oliver. "Today's Foreigner - Tomorrow's Ancestor," Summer 1946.
"Tourist Glimpses of Yugoslavia," Autumn 1963.
"Toward a World Government," July 1946.
Dehlinger, Klaus. "Two Months on the Mercy Ship 'Hope'. As told to Peter Fabrizius," Autumn 1964.
Foster, Peter. "Vast Building Programme Admitted Behind Schedule," Jan. 9, 1947.
"The Vienna Burgtheater," Autumn 1966.
"Viktor Frankl's Logotherapy," Summer 1964.
Knight, M.E. "West. Union Maps $60-70 Million Modernization," Nov. 20, 1946.
"You Cannot Live Without Grass," Oct. 1951.

Folders 58-: Publications in German, 1945-1990:
58. Twin, Oliver. "Abituriententag 1946," Feb. 1946.
Twin, Oliver. "Als Grossvater die Grossmutter nahm," June 1947.
"Amerika stellt sich um. Kriegserfindungen für den Frieden," Sept. 20, 1947.
"Amerikas Blumenkorb," July 7, 1949.
"An der Geburtsstätte der Vernichtung. Im Hause des kalifornischen Cyclotron," July 18, 1947.
59. "Der Atomherd der Zukunft," Feb. 17, 1959.
"Auf Amerikas höchstem Gipfel," Feb. 5, 1950.
"Auf Margarinejagd im Nordpazifik," Feb. 21, 1954.
"Bazillenjagd auf Rädern," June 19, 1950.
"Beethoven ohne Kau-Gummi," Oct. 6, 1950.
"Begegnungen mit drei Menschen," Dec. 12, 1949.
60. "Bergtouren in der Sierra Nevada," Nov. 8, 1948.
"Beruf: US-Löwenjäger," July 14, 1950.
"Berufschancen in Kalifornien," Mar. 10, 1950.
"Besuch aus Alaska," Mar. 31, 1950.
"Besuch beim grössten Entdecker aller Zeiten," Nov. 22, 1949.
"Blick ins Mittelalter der amerikanischen Westküste," Feb. 10, 1950.
61. "Blitz-Universität am Pazifik," July 28, 1950.
"Brief aus San Francisco," Jan. - Apr. 1948.
Twin, Oliver. "Brief nach Wien," Sept. 1947.
"Carmel - die Stadt, die es nicht warden wollte," Dec. 16, 1951.
Pf. "Die chinesische Telephonzentrale," Feb. 2, 1950.
"Die Dichterkolonie von San Francisco," Dec. 13, 1957.
62. Twin, Oliver. "Dieses gewisse Müdigkeitsgefühl," June 1946.
"Doktorhut in Alaska," Dec. 27, 1948.
"Der Drachenjäger von Wyoming," May 23, 1950.

Twin, Oliver. "Dreimal Toni," May 1947.
"Durch dick und dünn," Feb. 3, 1956.
63. "Dürstige Felder. Die Welt braucht Kaliforniens Landwirtschaft," Apr. 9, 1948.
"Ein früherer KZ-Häftling bringt Trost nach San Quentin," Aug. 19, 1966.
"Ein wahrer Wildwester: Die Feuerfresserinnen von Cove," Nov. 19, 1955.
"Eine süsse Geschichte. Vom Zuckerrohr Hawaiis zu den Zuckerröhren San Franciscos," Nov. 16, 1950.
"Erbeben-Kontrolle," May 2, 1953.
"Fahrkarten bereithalten!" Feb. 17, 1949.
"Fahrt in die 'letzte grosse Wildnis'," Sept. 5, 1949.
64. "Die Fledermaushöhle von Arizona. Eine Goldgrube in den Wänden des Grand Canyon," Nov. 9, 1958.
"Die fliegende Fische der Sierra Nevada," June 13, 1952.
"Die Flohfarm von San Franzisko," Mar. 15, 1959.
Foster, Peter. "Fortschritt zum Misthaufen," July 1947.
Anonymous. "Fred Hickenloopers seltsame Sammlung," July 29, 1954.
"Twin, Oliver. "Freiheit und G'shirrtuch," Apr. 1946.
65. "Freundliche Bienen, bitte," Nov. 2, 1955.
Twin, Oliver. "Genesis II," Aug. 1947.
"Gerettet aus Shanghai. Begegnungen mit den Flüchtlingen in San Francisco," Feb. 25, 1949.
"Die Geschichte eines Verfassungsschöpfers. Zum 75. Geburtstag Hans Kelsens," Feb. 1, 1957.
"Der goldene Nagel," Oct. 28, 1948.
Twin, Oliver. "Das goldene Wienerherz und The American People," Nov. 1946.
66. "Goldsucher," Nov. 28, 1948.
"Die grüne Pille. Ungewöhnliche Experimente zur Massenbekämpfung menschlicher Not," July 7, 1956.
"Henry Kaiser, der Riese der amerikanischen Westküste," Mar. 15, 1948.
"Hotels in der Wüste," Mar. 28, 1949.
Twin, Oliver. "Hurra für Bumstead!" Mar. 1947.
"Indianerkongress in Neu-Mexiko," Sept. 15, 1949.
Gosser, Hugh. "Kalifornien erwacht aus dem Eidesrausch," Mar. 14, 1958.
67. "Kalifornien überwindet die Krise," Oct. 1948.
"Kaliforniens dritter Rausch," Jan. 12, 1958.
"Kaliforniens Gold," Mar. 12, 1947.
"Kalifornischer Versuchsgarten. Zauberei mit Früchten und Gemüsen," Jan. 11, 1959.
"Kalifornisches Kaleidoskop," Jan.3; Aug. 29, 1958.
F., P. "Der Kampf um Stahl im Westen," May 1947.
68. "Lebende Gemälde in Kalifornien," Feb. 9, 1958.
"'Lebende Kriegerdenkmäler' in den USA. Schwimmbäder statt Marmorsäulen," June 30, 1949.
"Die Lebenslinie des Westens," Aug. 25, 1950.
"Die letzten Höhlenbewohner Amerikas," June 1, 1950.
"Lichtfahrt," Feb. 9, 1948.
69. "Der Mann mit dem Hubschrauber," May 10, 1956.
Twin, Oliver. "Die Marquise, F.D.R. und wir," July 1946.
"Die Maulesel vom Grand Canyon," Jan. 10, 1949.
"Mit dem Briefträger im Wilden Westen," Jan. 18, 1950.
F., P. "Der neue Präsident der University of California," Nov. 7, 1958.
"Neues Leben für den Westen," July 10, 1950.
F., P. "Der Nordpol war nie im Pazifik. Theorie der wandernen Pole widerlegt," Dec. 19, 1958.
70. Twin, Oliver. "Der Onkel-aus-Amerika Komplex," Apr. 1947.
"Petroleum unter Wasser," Feb. 28, 1949.
Foster, Peter. "Der Regenschirm," Feb. 1947.
"Der reichste See der Welt," Dec. 23, 1948.
"Reklame um jeden Preis," June 10, 1948.
71. Twin, Oliver. "Sag's mit Clippings," May 1946.
Twin, Oliver. "San Francisco bekämpft Discrimination," Aug. 1946.
"San Francisco gedenkt des grossen Erdbebens," Apr. 27, 1956.
"San Francisco rettet seine Bildfunk-Kultur," Aug. 5, 1955.
"San Franciscos Vorort im Meer," Sept. 8, 1950.
"Schöne Aussichten oder - ? Phantasien der Wissenschaft," May 18, 1958.
"Shakespeare im 'Wilden Westen'," Sept. 8, 1950.
"Die Stadt der Hühner. Blick in den 'Eierkorb der Welt'," July 28, 1950.
72. "Die Stadt der vierzehn Hügel," June 7, 1949.
"Trailer-Leben in Kalifornien," May 5, 1949.
"Der Turm des Friedens von Stanford," Oct. 1, 1948.
"Um die Gefängnisreform in Kalifornien," June 1957/1958.
"Unser Leben von Morgen. Vom Rotocycle über den atomischen Kühlschrank zur Marikultur," June 21, 1957.
"Der Unterwasserprofessor," Jan. 31, 1958.
73. "Der 'verrückte Grieche' hat Recht gehabt," Mar. 28, 1958.
"Versinkt Kalifornien im Meer?" May 31, 1957.
Gosser, Hugh. "Vogel Strauss-Kongress in San Francisco," May 6, 1965.
"Volkszählung auf den Farallonen," May 4, 1950.
"Die Wanderschmetterlinge von Pacific Grove," Feb. 28, 1958.
"Was mir in Oesterreich auffiel," Aug. 30, 1957.
"Weihnachten in New Mexico," Dec. 25, 1949.
"Wem gehören die submarinen Schätze?" Aug. 8, 1949.
"Wenn die Kuh regiert am goldnen Tor," Apr. 20, 1950.
74. Knight, M. E. "Der Westen und die Welt. Eine Konferenz der 'grass-roots'," Dec. 17, 1948.
Gosser, Hugh. "Wie radioaktiv sind unsere Nahrungsmittel?" June 20, 1958.
Kühnel, Max Eugen. "Wiedersehen mit dem Wiener Telephonbuch," Feb. 25, 1949.
"Wiener, Frankfurter und Hot Dogs," Nov. 14, 1958.
"Wiener Schnitzelbank mit Kalifornischem Salat," Feb. 22, 1956.
"Der Wienerschnitzel und das Abstreifmädel. Irrungen und Wirrungen der deutschen Sprache," Apr. 16, 1976.
"Wissenschaft und Tamtam. Rendezvous der amerikanischen Medizin," July 13, 1958.
"Zu viel blauer Himmel über Kalifornien," May 20, 1949.
"Zweihundert Millionen Regenwürmer," Oct. 19, 1958.

Box 6
Folder

1. Translations of articles into Czech.
2. Translations of articles into Dutch.
3. Translations of articles into Flemish.
4. Translations of articles into French.
5. Translations of articles into Polish.
6. Translations of articles into Spanish.
7. Translations of articles into Swedish.
8. Friese, Ernst. "Lisa benimm Dich! Musikalisches Lustspiel in fünf Bildern." Typescript of drama.
9. Friese, Ernst und Rudolf Weis. "Lisa, benimm dich! Musikalisches Lustspiel in einem Vorspiel und drei Akten." Playscript, copyright 1939.
10. Fricker, Peter Racine. "Some Superior Nonsense." Score. Text by Christian Morgenstern, translated by Max Knight."


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Series 5: Miscellaneous materials

Box 6 (continued)
Folder

11. One and One Make Three. Reviews.
12. Fabry, Joseph. Publications by, 1949-1995.
13. Fabry, Joseph. Clippings about.
14. Miscellaneous clippings and notes.
15. Poetry, miscellaneous materials.
16. Tikvah (Network of Holocaust Survivors in the Bay Area).


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