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  • Two New Attacks Upon Jews in Tunisia

    Two new attacks upon Jews were reported from Southern Tunisia today. Two Jews were injured at Zarzis by Arabs who perpetrated the attack. A number of arrests were made by the police. More ▸

  • Baltimore Meeting Hears of World Jewish Conference

    Rabbi Joshua L. Goldberg of Astoria, L. I. rendered an extended report on the sessions of the World Jewish Conference to a meeting of representatives of Jewish organizations in Baltimore. Rabbi Goldberg was a delegate to the Conference. The meeting was presided over by the Hon. Simon E. Sobeloff, Chairman of the Baltimore Branch of… More ▸

  • Neshor Director Made Knight of Legion of Honor

    Savelu Polack, director of the Nesher Company in Palestine was created today a Knight of the Legion of Honor. Polack was one of the promoters of the Palestine Pavilion at the Paris Colonial Exposition. More ▸

  • Anti-semitic Disturbances Renewed in Vienna

    The anti-Semitic attacks which were renewed on Thursday when the University of Vienna re-opened after three days of closing continued yesterday. Jewish students were beaten up by the Nazis and thrown out of the college buildings. All persons entering the campus are now required to show identification cards. The University authorities have extended the period… More ▸

  • Askwith Named Director of American Office of Hebrew U.

    Herbert Askwith, formerly managing editor of the “Menorah Journal,” and of the “World Review,” was appointed director of the American office of the Hebrew University, at a meeting of the Executive Committee of the American Friends of the Hebrew University, according to an announcement issued by Dr. A. S. W. Rosenbach, President, today. Mr. Askwith,… More ▸

  • Report Center Party Had Agreed to Make Goebbels Minister of Education and Press

    The Center Party of former Chancellor Heinrich Bruening had agreed to appoint Paul Joseph Goebbels, chief of the Hitler party in Berlin, Minister of Press and Education in the event of a coalition with the Nazis. This disclosure was made by Goebbels himself yesterday in the course of a heated debate with the Nationalists. The… More ▸

  • Anti-semitic Incidents in Vienna Parliament Cause Adjournment of Session

    Anti-Semitic scenes took place in Parliament yesterday following a controversy between Chancellor Dollfus and Dr. Otto Bauer, noted Socialist leader. The incidents which started with verbal abuse soon developed into a free for all fight. The Christian Socialists started the fracas when they assailed Dr. Bauer as “You Dirty Jew!” Others shouted to the Socialist… More ▸

  • Semi-annual Clearance of Jewish National Fund Boxes

    More than 50,000 Jewish homes and offices will be canvassed by Zionist volunteer committees in the semi-annual clearance of the Blue-White boxes of the Jewish National Fund of America for the yield of coin donations deposited since October 1st last. A box clearance drive was begun on October 15th in more than 300 communities throughout… More ▸

  • Anti-semitic Leader Gets Ten Months Imprisonment

    Wiktor Luczak, a National Democratic leader, was sentenced to ten months imprisonment yesterday, having been found guilty of organizing an attack upon the Jews last December. Four other National Democrats held on the same charges were acquitted. More ▸

  • Release 134 Imprisoned Since 1929 As Members of White Slave Traffic Ring

    One hundred and thirty-four members of the Zwi Migdal Society, which under the guise of a mutual aid society had been carrying on white slave traffic for a quarter of a century, were ordered released yesterday by the Court of the First Instance. The 134 members had been arrested and imprisoned in 1929 largely through… More ▸