Hamburg Paper’s Editor for 45 Years Dismissed, Deprived of His Pension
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Hamburg Paper’s Editor for 45 Years Dismissed, Deprived of His Pension

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Gustav Behrens, Jewish editor of the Hamburger Anzeiger for forty-five years, today was dismissed from office on the strength of the governmental program to purge business of non-Aryan blood. He was deprived of his compensation and pension.

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