Lithuanian Peasants Protest Sunday Rest
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Lithuanian Peasants Protest Sunday Rest

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(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

The Lithuanian government was asked to make changes in the Sunday rest law, in a resolution adopted by the National Agricultural Chamber.

The Chamber recommended that Sunday trade be allowed in all Lithuanian towns, with the exception of Kovno, Memel and Poniewitz.

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