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A Jewish chaped in the Western Penitentiary, Pittsburgh, Pa. was dedicated.

The chaped will be known as the Agudas Achim congregation.

Louis Marshall was re-elened President of Congregation Emana-El at their annual meeting. David Leventritt was elected Vice President, and the five trustees, Daniel Guggenhein, Adoiph S. Octs. Henry M. Toch. Edward Schatfer and Arther Zina, each of whom is to serve for three years.

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The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
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  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund