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  • Rights of Jewish Artisans Not Affected by New Soviet Decree

    The new government decree imposing a penalty of ten years imprisonment for speculation does not in any way affect the decree previously issued granting Jewish artisans the right to sell their own goods in the private market, the Jewish Telegraphic Agency correspondent was officially assured today by government officials. Explaining the purpose of the new… More ▸

  • Palestine Exhibition Opens in Syracuse

    A complete display of National Fund Stamps, Palestinian flowers, and the work of Bezalel Institute of Art, will be shown in conjunction with the 11th Young Poale Zion Alliance Convention at the Syracuse Public Library Museum, beginning this coming Monday. Harris Pine, a young violinist of the Syracuse Fine Arts College, is the promoter of… More ▸

  • Wauchope Remits 70% of Tithe Due to Poor Crops

    Seventy percent of the tithe due the government, aggregating a sum of £173,000 was remitted today by the High Commissioner because of the poverty of the crops. The tithe on the citrus industry was not included in the remission. More ▸

  • J. D. B. News Letter

    The summer is passing quietly and peacefully for the Jews of Hungary. The general economic crisis has silenced political discriminations. The parliamentary battle between the forces of the opposition and the representatives of the government, at this stage, are not being conducted at the expense of the Jews. The government of Count Karolyi has in… More ▸

  • Professor Gumbel Here; Says Revelation of Fascist Killings Caused Ouster

    Professor Emil Gumbel, noted German Jewish political economist and pacifist, who was ousted from the Faculty of the University of Heidelberg after ten years of service, owing to the pressure of the Nazis, is now in the United States and is attending the sessions of the Sixth International Congress of Genetics at Cornell University. The… More ▸

  • Anti-semitic Demonstration in Roumanian Parliament when Jewish Deputy Scores Insults

    A speech by the Jewish Deputy, Weissman, who is president of the Zionist Federation of Roumania, protesting against the insulting epithets hurled at the Jews by Deputies at sessions of Parliament, evoked an anti-Semitic demonstration yesterday which resulted in the exclusion from Parliamentary sessions for five days of the anti-Semitic Deputy Robu. The tumult occurred… More ▸