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An attack on a Jewish colony in White Russia is reported here in despatches from Moscow.

The Jewish colony, Aleksejewka, in the district of Bobruisk, White Russia, was attacked by neighboring peasants. Four Jewish houses were demolished. An investigation made by the authorities led to the arrest of seven of the hooligans.

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