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Plan Further Measures to Aid the Jews in the Small Towns of Russia

(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

Further measures to bring about the economic revival of the Jews in the small towns will be discussed at a special session called by the Central Executive Committee of the Communist Party in the Ukraine.

The measures to be undertaken in behalf of the Jews in the small towns will be outlined at the forthcoming session which will be held soon.

The agronomist Finkelstein was appointed the temporary representative of the Ozet, the society for the settlement of Jews on the land, in the Bureya region, where the Ozet has undertaken colonization work.

A resolution demanding that the Great Synagogue in Moscow be turned into a Jewish workingmen’s club was published today in the “Rabotchaia Moskva.” The resolution was adopted at a workers’ mass meeting.

Shortly after the death of Leland Jacobson, young member of the Callfornia State Assembly, it became known that Governor C. C. Young, on the eve of Jacobson’s death, had signed the papers appointing him a justice of the peace in San Francisco. He would have succeeded the late Judge A. T. Barnett who died a month ago.