The inhabitants of the Saar overwhelmingly vote to return to the Reich, which in 1919 was placed under League of Nations control for 15 years under the terms of the Treaty of Versailles. The Saar plebiscite is the instrument upon which Hitler founds his “return of the Saar to Germany” campaign.
Nazi Party, SS
The great SS Leaders’ conference is held in Breslau. An interesting illustration of the British policy of appeasement has been given in a British newspaper report: “Germany’s secret police are not always the sinister beings they are supposed to be”, and goes on to note “the happy faces of the SS chief and his men as they arrive at the meeting”.