Mechanical whirling gestures (using bright xylophone) as we see the printing press operating and a montage of newspaper headlines; motives from the main theme appear over the dramatic music that ensues
Newspaper montage about Joe
[m. 1A] modto quasi maestoso; [m. 2A] sfffz / sffz; [m. 4A] risoluto; [m. 5A] sfffz; [m. 7A] sfffz; [m. 8A] dim; [m. 9A] (keep basses going - into dialogue) / Adolf! the last 8 bars are a montage - loud and "nasty" please / the end "sombre and threatening" - the whole thing stinks!! I know! I am ausgespielt!!