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  • Solender President of Undergraduate Scholarship Group

    Sanford Solender has been chosen president of the Undergraduate Scholarship Committee of New York University’s uptown branch, Milton Maurer was elected secretary, The function of the committee, formed several years ago, is to keep the curriculum from becoming antiquated, through suggestions to the faculty. Solender has played an active part in campus affairs, being on… More ▸

  • Critical Moments by George Joel

    It is really a dirty trick to poke fun at the mimeographed sheets that come so faithfully to this desk from moving picture companies and theatrical producers, especially since only too often they are the last stand between a column of type and an empty space. But then, to wax mildly philosophical, man is by… More ▸

  • Ehrlich, Halper Are Winners of Fellowships

    Leonard Ehrlich, author; Albert Halper. author; Isidor Schneider, poet; Maurice -Glicksman, sculptor; Rosella Harman, artist; Dr. Ernest Nagel, scientist, and Dr. Frank Tannenbaum, economist are included among the winners of the tenth annual fellowship a wards distributed among forty American research and creative workers by the trustees of the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation. The new… More ▸

  • News Brief

    RABBI ISRAEL GOLDSTEIN, Congregation B’nai Jeshurun, Eighty-eighth street, West of Broadway: “The fact that in every part of the world Judaism has been able to survive in the face of overwhelming majorities and often in the face of hostility and persecution, is a tribute to its remarkable vitality. Adaptation to changes of envirohment is a… More ▸

  • News Brief

    The Avukah will hold a theatre party Wednesday night at the Playhouse, Forty-eighth street east of Broadway, to raise funds for the maintenance of the national office. “Moor Born,” a play based on the lives of the Bronte sisters will be seen. More ▸

  • Austria Orders Dissolution of Labor Groups

    The Dollfuss government today ordered the immediate dissolution of the self-help organizations of the Jewish workers of Vienna. The authorities announced that the organizations were ordered disbanded as part of the campaign against all groups connected with the outlawed Social Democrats. Immediately after the crushing of the Socialist party, the Dollfuss regime passed a law… More ▸

  • Circus at Garden Plays to Thousands Daily

    Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus is play ## thousands daily in Madison ## Garden. Never before has “The Greatest Show on Earth” given New York so many new features. In one number there are ## clowns. The air, the rings, the stages and the hippodrome track all are filled with the world’s newest… More ▸

  • Prison Chaplain Condemns Lewisburg Passover Ruling

    A vigorous attack on the ruling of the Department of Justice forbidding the receiving of Passover food supplies by Jewish prisoners at the Lewisburgh Federal Penitentiary was made here today by Rabbi Charles Mantinband, Jewish chaplain of the prison, in an exclusive statement to the Jewish Telegraphic Agency. He characterized the danger of contraband being… More ▸

  • News Brief

    RABBI HERBERT S. GOLDSTEIN, West Side Branch, Institutional Synagogue, 148 West Eighty-fifth street: “The world is surely in need of the Passover message. Passover means a revolt against dictatorship. Dictatorship ultimately leads to oppression. Democracy is in great danger everywhere, even in our own United States. The heads of the local and national government are… More ▸