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Converted Jew Appointed to Polish Cabinet

Leon Koslowski, newly appointed premier of Poland, has named Henry Reissman, former vice minister of finances, to the post of minister of commerce and industry.

Reissman, a converted Jew, who has never been connected with Jewish affairs, is the first Jewish-born cabinet minister in the history of Poland. He has on several occasions been charged with various commissions by the governments.

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