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Horrible Details of Oradeamare Pogrom Related; 5 Killed, 70 Injured, Besides Great Material Damage; Several Hundred Students Placed Under Arrest on Arrival in Bucharest, Report Says; Filderman Accuses Government of Failure to Prevent Riots; Peasants’ Party Leader Charges Government Instigated Pogroms (Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

Jewish merchants and property owners in the cities of Orad amare and Clausenburg, the scenes of the anti-Semitic student riots, suffered great material losses, according to an official statement issued here.

The city governments of Oradeamare and Clausenburg submitted a request to the Bucharest government to declare a moratorium in these regions and to postpone the collection of taxes because of the citizens inability to meet their obligations.

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