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Brides Must Be Aryans

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All government officials were ordered today to submit proof to the authorities, previous to their marriage, that their intended brides are of Aryan descent. Otherwise, the order states, they will not be permitted to marry.


The Provisional Commission for the Establishment of Jewish Farm Settlements in the United States, of which Benjamin Brown is chairman, is not sponsored by the American Jewish Congress, as reported in the Jewish Daily Bulletin. The commission has been given office space in the Congress offices at 122 East 42nd Street but is not sponsoring the work of the commission in establishing a back-to-the-land movement of American Jews.

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