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  • One Jew Killed, 5 Wounded As Nazis Start Attack on Jews in Vienna

    At least one was killed and five wounded here today when a general assault was launched against Jews in various parts of Vienna. Norbert Futterweit, Jewish proprietor of a jewelry shop was slain when a bomb was thrown into his establishment. Five other persons were injured by the same missile. Tear bombs were thrown in… More ▸

  • Says Palestine Reafforestation Service to Mankind

    Characterizing the reafforestation of Palestine undertaken by the Jewish National Fund as a service of tremendous significance not alone to the Jewish people who look forward to the establishment of a homeland there, but to all mankind, Governor Gifford Pinchot, addressing a conference of Jewish communities in Pennsylvania, congratulated the Jewish people on this undertaking… More ▸

  • Palestine Report Contests Claims of Jews for Proportional Share in Works Program

    A Jewish share in the public works program proportionate to the Jewish share of the public revenue in Palestine, which Prime Minister J. Ramsay MacDonald promised to Dr. Chaim Weizmann, then president of the Jewish Agency for Palestine, two years ago, is now being contested by the Palestine Government, according to its annual report for… More ▸

  • Havana Jews Permitted to Hold Protest Tonight

    The Cuban government has acceded to strong representations by delegates of the Jewish community on the prohibition of a Jewish protest meeting against the anti-Semitic persecutions in Germany. General Herero, Minister of War and acting Minister of Foreign Affairs, told the Jewish delegation that he sees no reason why the Jewish protest meeting should be… More ▸

  • Judge Stern to Deliver Fuld Memorial Lecture

    A “Fuld Memorial Lecture” will be delivered here next Monday night by Judge Horace Stern, of Philadelphia. The lecture will be in memory of the late Felix Fuld, merchant and philanthropist, who died several years ago, and it will be given in Fuld Hall in the Y.M.-Y.W.H.A. Building. Among other causes Mr. Fuld was devoted… More ▸

  • Ban Juedische Rundschau

    The Juedische Rundschau, prominent German-language Jewish weekly, has been ordered suspended by the authorities, it is learned. The offices of the publication were raided last week and all remaining copies of the last two issues of the paper confiscated. At the same time it was said that future publication would not be affected. More ▸

  • Discover 14th Century Synagogue in Austria

    A synagogue of the fourteenth century was discovered in the town of Bruck, in Styria, Austria. The synagogue is now the property of a Christian tobacco manufacturer. The Austrian government through its Monument Department, has classified the building as a rare monument and ordered it to be preserved. More ▸

  • Center Executives Elect

    The National Association of Jewish Center Executives, at the closing session of its convention here, elected M. H. Chaseman of Albany, N. Y., as national president. Other officers elected are: Vice-presidents, Allan Bloom, Indianapolis, Ind.; Miriam Ephraim, New York City; William Cohen, Brooklyn, N. Y.; William Pinsker, Brockton, Mass.; secretary-treasurer, Harry S. Albert, Paterson, N…. More ▸

  • See Strengthening of Government Anti-semitic Tendencies if Nazis Join

    The former German Kaiser, from his exile in Doorn, has ordered his fourth son, Prince August Wilhelm, and all members of the Hohenzollern family, to resign from the Nationalist Socialist Party of Adolph Hitler. The ex-Kaiser threatens to withdraw the allowance of his son, if he does not resign from the Nazi Party, which he… More ▸