Hans Scholl initial story re origin of Leaflet 6
Sometime around February 10, our defeat in the East became known. As a result, the mood among the student body worsened. I got the idea to do justice in this situation [Note 1] by publishing a new leaflet. I wrote a draft entitled “Students!”
Note 1: In the sense of making it right.
Source: Hans Scholl’s second interrogation, February 18, 1943 (after 4 a.m.)