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  • Halsmann Defense Warned Schober of Conviction Due to Innsbruck Hostility

    The defense in the case of Philip Halsmann, whose sentence to four years’ imprisonment on the charge of patricide has aroused public opinion in the country, repeatedly made representations to the Minister of Justice and to Prime Minister Johann Schober warning them that if the re-trial was held in Innsbruck, Halsmann would again be convicted… More ▸

  • Jew Wounded by Arab Lamplighter

    Isaac Mizrachi was slightly wounded early this morning on the Jaffa Road when a Moslem lamplighter fired at him. Arrest of the assailant is expected. More ▸

  • Plan Second Montreal Jewish Hospital

    A request that the City of Montreal furnish a site for another hospital was made by a delegation headed by Joseph Cohen, representing the Jewish Incurable Hospital and the Hebrew Consumptive Aid. The aim of the institution is to build another Jewish hospital in addition to the general hospital already provided for, which would be… More ▸

  • Find Ukraine Officials Obstructed Orders to Aid Declassed Jews

    Reluctance to carry out the industrialization plans of the Ukrainian Commissariat of Public Works with regard to the declassed Jews, was found among the officials in the provinces by a Government Inspection Commission. The Commission established that the orders of the Sovnarkom with regard to helping the declassed Jews was considered unimportant by most of… More ▸

  • Argentine Jewish Settlers Send for Their Families

    Progress in the new Jewish settlements in Argentine is seen by the fact that many of the settlers are sending for their families. From July 1st, 1928 to June 30th, 1929. 3,375 of the new settlers sent 168,590 pesos ($76,000) to their wives and children in Europe. In addition they are buying steamship tickets on… More ▸

  • Form Company to Buy Land As J. N. F. Gift

    A company has been formed in Italy under the name of “The Land,” with the object of buying land in Palestine for the plantation of orange groves. The land which the company will buy will be presented as a gift to the Jewish National Fund, with the condition that it be leased on the usual… More ▸

  • News Brief

    If You Are Pleased with the “Jewish Daily Bulletin” Tell Your Friends to Subscribe. The Minister of Education in Uruguay paid a warm tribute to the Jewish immigrants, declaring that the government regarded them as a very desirable element, when he spoke at the examinations of those immigrants attending the Spanish language classes arranged by… More ▸

  • News Brief

    Except for the descent of 200 Moslem youths on the Wailing Wall area today no concerted Arab movements were reported in the New or Old City. The police stated that the Arab crowd which went to the Wailing Wall was orderly. Commercial life in the city of Jerusalem was entirely stilled, Jewish shops being closed… More ▸

  • Attack German Zionist Organ’s Lack of Reaction to Palestine Outbreak

    Charging failure to show a sufficiently strong Zionist reaction to the Palestine events, the “Juedische Rundshau,” organ of the German Zionist Federation, was attacked by a group of one hundred German Zionists who met here. The group decided to protest what they termed “the tendency to compromise on the basic Zionist principles.” It is impossible,… More ▸