Jew Killed Attempting to Defend French Woman
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Jew Killed Attempting to Defend French Woman

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(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

Israel Marcu, a Roumanian Jew, was killed last night by two Algerians on the Rue Rivoli.

Marcu came to the defense of a French woman who was being annoyed by the Algerians, who turned on Marcu and killed him.

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