Fire Destroys Jewish Tannery in Jugo-slavia
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Fire Destroys Jewish Tannery in Jugo-slavia

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(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

The loss of a large fortune by a Jugoslavian Jewish firm was incurred when a fire broke out last night in the tannery of Abraham and Deutsch.

The plant was located in Zemlin. The entire plant including the store-houses were destroyed. The damage amounts to eight million dinar.

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