Maryland German Society Makes Appeal to Hitler
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Maryland German Society Makes Appeal to Hitler

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The third oldest organization of its kind in the United States, the German Society of Maryland, has appealed direct to Chancellor Hitler to “exercise toward German Jews a spirit of justice, humanity and mercy”.

The appeal was made in a cablegram which Karl A. M. Scholtz, president of the society, has addressed to “Imperial Chancellor Hitler, Berlin”

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