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  • Julius M. Kahn of Chicago is Elected President of I.o. B. B. District No. 6

    (Jewish Daily Bulletin) Julius M. Kahn of Chicago. former First Vice-President, was elected President of the District Grand Lodge No. 6 of the Independent Order B’nai Brith, at its fifty-eighth annual convention in session here. More than 600 delegates, including 100 women, are attending the convention. Discussion of means of combating anti-Jewish activities formed a… More ▸

  • Jews’ Survival Due to Laughter and Music, Says Soviet Commissar

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency Mail Service) A demonstration in memory of Sholom Aleichem, in connection with the tenth anniversary of his death, was held here at one of the largest theattes. M. Lunatcharsky, the Minister of Education and Fine Arts, was the chief speaker. The meeting was the culminating point in a series of gatherings held… More ▸

  • Ten Pogromists on Trial in Polotzk

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency Mail Service) Ten former police officers under the Czarist regime are being tried at Polotzk in the Witebsk district in White Russia on a charge of having taken part in the pogrom against the Jews in Polotzk twenty-two years ago, in 1904. At the end of 1904, the workers of Polotzk, ninety… More ▸

  • Proposal by Jews for American Procedure Not Supported in Sejm

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency) The proposal of the Club of Jewish Deputies to introduce the American procedure in the Polish presidential elections was not presented to the Sejm because of lack of support. The Club of Jewish Deputies and Senators has a membership of 46, while not less than 100 signatures are required to a motion… More ▸

  • Chaluzim to Be Released from Prison in Roumania

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency Mail Service) The eleven Chaluzim from Poland. who were sent to prison for fourteen months by the military court in Czernowitz for having illegally crossed the frontier into Roumania, will be released following the intervention of the Czernowitz Jewish community with the Minister of War. The Jewish community has received a reply… More ▸

  • Alumni Will Assist in $15,000,000 Campaign for National Farm School

    (Jewish Daily Bulletin) Graduates of the National Farm School from ten states. at the annual meeting here of alumni, formulated plans for assisting in the campaign to raise $15,000,000 for the school. Herbert D. Allman, of Philadelphia, acting president of the School, announced that if the goal is reached in the five-year period that has… More ▸

  • Digest of Public Opinion on Jewish Matters

    [The purpose of the Digest is informative: Preference is given to papers not generally accessible to our readers. Quotation does not indicate approval.-Editor.] The belief that the controversy between the leaders of the Joint Distribution Committee and the Zionists, which resulted from the resolution adopted by the Zionists at their Buffalo convention regarding the Russian… More ▸

  • Jewish War Orphans Greet U.S. Ambassador

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency) A message of congratulations to the United States of America was presented to the United States Ambassador Stetson on behalf of the Jewish war orphans in Poland. The message was presented on the occasion of the celebration of the sesquicentennial of American independence, by a delegation representing the Society for the Care… More ▸

  • Training School for Jewish Social Work Begins Second Session

    The Training School for Jewish Social Work in New York City, initiated by the National Conference of Jewish Social Service in 1925, began its second session on July 6th. The Admissions Committee, of which Dr. Lee K. Frankel is Chairman, announced that ten fellowships were awarded by the School as a result of a competitive… More ▸

  • Rikabi Pasha to Get Post in Palestine Government

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency) Rikabi Pasha, former Prime Minister of Transjordania, will be appointed general inspector of the government offices in Palestine and Transjordania, according to reports in the Arab press today. This appointment is said to be in compensation for his loss of the Transjordanian premiership. More ▸