Buys his first book, “The Three Musketeers” by Alexandre Dumas, and develops a passionate love for literature. Goes to school for the first time, attending the classes at the Professional School for Children, but often playing truant, wandering the streets and parks, going to Central Park Zoo, or sneaking into the cinema.

The Three Musketeers, Ed. Grosset & Dunlap, New York, 1928