15 August 1886
Rizal arrive at Leipzig at 9:30 in the morning.
16 August 1886
In a letter, Rizal offered his little knowledge in Tgalog
to Prof. Blumentrit for thr latter’s study of the language. He
said that his knowledge in tagalog which he studied since boyhood is
as useful as that friars and chroniclers who had stayed for a short
time in the Philippines.
He witnessed the fiesta of the Sedan, which was highlighted
by the inauguration of the beautiful fountain in front of the museum
13 October 1886
Rizal, in company with the school teacher, Hering visited
one of two big beer manufacturing companies, situated in Reudnitz,
and owned by a Mr. Riebek.
14 October 1886
He got acquainted persolly with Doctor Hans Meyer, chief of
the Bibliographical Institute of the Germany, and author of one of
the two famous encyclopaedical dictionaries of Germany.
21 October 1886
Rizal left Leipzig for Halle to observe the country life of
the people there. He returned in the afternoon.