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  • Luke Promoted to Lieutenant Governorship of Malta

    The King today approved the appointment of Harry Charles Luke, chief secretary of the Palestine government and the country’s administrator during the Palestine riots, as lieutenant governor of Malta to succeed Sir Thomas Best who has been named governor of the Windward Islands. Mr. Luke’s appointment to the Malta post was foreshadowed in reports current… More ▸

  • Orthodox Rabbis to Pray on Palestine Immigration Ban

    Rabbi Eleazer Silver of this city, president of the Union of Orthodox Rabbis of the United States and Canada, announced tonight that he had called for a day of prayer attendant upon the recent suspension by Great Britain of immigration in Palestine. He will notify the union by proclamation to set aside Monday for special… More ▸

  • Jewish People’s Library in Montreal Dedicated Today

    The new home of the Jewish People’s Library here will be dedicated Sunday. Municipal and provincial government representatives will participate in the ceremonies. The Library is now being moved from its old quarters into the new home opposite Mount Royal. The three-story building will have a special archives section to house the historical documents pertaining… More ▸

  • Arabs Urge Moslem Chieftains to Petition for Reprieve of Arabs

    The Arab Executive here has telegraphed Ibn Saud, King Feisal and the Moslem Congress of India urging royal Mohammedans and other leading Mohammedan personalities to petition King George to reprieve the three Arabs whose death sentences were not reprieved early this month. The Arabs in all the Palestine Arab clubs have been instructed to make… More ▸

  • One Jew Running for Major Office in Texas

    The only Jew running for a major political office in Texas is Herman Cohen, Republican nominee for tax collector of Dallas County. Mr. Cohen is only the second Republican candidate for this office since the Civil War. More ▸

  • High Commissioner Turns Down Jabotinsky Reinstatement Appeal

    certain activities. This represents an attempt to make the Jew a second grade citizen and prohibit him from doing what others are allowed to do. We cannot consent to these revelations of the Palestine administration’s practice.” The suspended Hebrew daily, “Doar Hayom,” appearing under the name of “Yerushalayim” (Jerusalem), expresses the hope that the Jewish… More ▸

  • Arabs to Renew Their Anti-jewish Boycott

    The anti-Jewish boycott by the Arabs will be revived Monday and elaborate measures are being taken to make certain that it is completely enforced. It is believed that the renewal of the economic war on the Jews is in retaliation for the Jews vacating Arab premises in Jaffa to move to Tel Aviv. More ▸

  • Detroit Zionist District Votes to Accept Brandeis Memorandum

    Detroit Zionists are now definitely in the Brandeis fold. At a meeting of the Zionist District of Detroit held last night at the Philadelphia Byron Talmud Torah, the proposals of Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis and his group setting forth conditions for their return to leadership in the Zionist Organization of America, received an… More ▸

  • Ex-state Senator Bromberg Dies Suddenly in Boston

    Ex-State Senator Edward J. Bromberg, who was prominent in public life more than a decade ago, died suddenly last night at the Massachusetts General Hospital, where he had been taken following a sudden attack of heart trouble. Mr. Bromberg was in his 66th year. In 1897 Mr. Bromberg removed from Roxbury to Roslindale, where he… More ▸

  • Bronx Near Halfway Mark in Allied Jewish Campaign

    Supreme Court Justice Albert Cohn reported to the New York Allied Jewish Campaign yesterday that in response to an appeal for contributions at a "midnight" banquet at the Concourse Plaza Hotel, of the Bronx division of the campaign, of which he is chairman, over $45,000 had been subscribed. Justice Cohn and his Bronx committee accepted… More ▸