J. Raben, born February 19–, grew up in southern province.

Studied political theory in the north: gifted student, honors graduate.

Professors held out high hopes for a promising state-approved career.

Attended state-approved medical school, interest in infectious diseases and epidemiology.

Attained diploma in the New Dogma: subject of thesis unknown.

Associates with writers, intellectuals and other persons of dubious character.

Possible revisionist tendencies, known to read books on The List.

Occasionally slips into Old Order Thinking; suspects Krinsky of plagiarism(?)”

Neerovsky put the dossier down and gazed out the window.

Pigeons huddled in the courtyard of the Central State Hospital.