Polish Hooligans Sent to Prison for Attacking Jewish Stall-holders on Market Day
Menu JTA Search

Polish Hooligans Sent to Prison for Attacking Jewish Stall-holders on Market Day

Download PDF for this date

Ten hooligans who were arrested last March for attacking Jewish stall-holders during the annual market day in the township of Yablonova, in Pomerania, were sent to prison today by the District Court sitting in Brodnica. Michael Niewiadomski was sentenced to 3½ years’ hard labour; Juliana Stub to 3 years’ hard labour, Magdalen Yablonovska to 1½ years’ hard labour and the rest to six months’ hard labour, with the exception of one, Herman Kievski, who was given three months.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund