Dinner with A. Greiser, President of the Danzig Senate, and principal Danzig officials; Count and Countess von Kayserling: talk on Danzig situation; conversation with von Radovitz about A. Greiser's and A. Forster's attitude vis-à-vis the League of Nations.
Nazi demonstrations; Sean Lester might have to bring Danzig to the Special (Sanctions) sitting of the Council; possible "démarches" in Council, with Poland; difficulties between A. Greiser, President of the Danzig Senate, and A. Forster; Sean Lester's step with the German Government; Sean Lester took preventive measure possible to keep the situation from developing into a crisis requiring international action.
Discussions in Berlin on the political situation in Danzig - Berlin received three different versions of events, one from A. Greiser, President of the Danzig Senate, one from A. Forster (Nazi Party) and one from O. von Radowitz (German Consul General) - A. Forster is a source of disturbance, a danger to Danzig, Germany,and Poland, as well as a source of weakness to his own Party - Himmler is an extremist, he supported A. Forster - Death of a Nazi and of two SS (crime or accident?).
C. Burckhardt, High Commissioner in Danzig: fight again between Gauleiter (Regional Leader) A. Forster, from Nazi Party, and A. Greiser, President of the Danzig Senate; C. Burckhardt did all he could to get A. Forster out of Danzig.
A. Forster/A. Greiser, President of the Danzig Senate, differences - After discussions in Berlin, A. Forster got full support, he remained in Danzig more powerful than before, A. Greiser got a rebuff, although he got authority to ban all political meetings and processions.
C. Burckhardt, High Commissioner at Danzig, expelled from Danzig by the Gestapo and Gauleiter (Regional Leader) Forster, took refuge in Switzerland; C. Burckhardt's visit to Hitler on 13 August; "Times": article on the nazi mind.