Dedicate Orphanage in Capital of Bulgaria
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Dedicate Orphanage in Capital of Bulgaria

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(J. T. A. Mall Service)

Prime Minister Lisp-tscheff, the Minister for Foreign Affairs. M. Buroff, Princess Eudoxia, Bishop Stefan, M. Vassoff. Lord Mayor of Sofia and Colonel Panoff. representing the Royal Court were present at the dedication of the new Jewish Orphanage here.

The Orphanage will house Jewish boys and girls whose fathers fell fighting for Bulgaria in the Great War. The Chief Rabbi. Dr. Hananel. Colonel Tadger. President of the Jewish Consistory, and representatives of Jewish communities and organizations throughout the country were present.

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