Jewish Ohioians Donate Large Sum to Kentucky Institutions
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Jewish Ohioians Donate Large Sum to Kentucky Institutions

Leon J. Marks and Mrs. Marks of Columbus, have made a gift of $125,000 for the enlargement and improvement of the Lexington. Ky. Sanitarium for Tuberculosis, and another of $25,000 towards the erection of a new Temple for the reformed congregation. Both gifts are made in memory of Mr. Marks’ father, Julius Marks, who was a former resident of Lexington.

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