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    Eduard Benes, the Czechoslovak Minister of Foreign Affairs, is celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of his birthday today. He will be honored on this occasion not only in Czechoslovakia but wherever his work for democracy and for peace is known and appreciated. He is one of the few constructive statesmen in Europe who is both a… More ▸

  • To Reorganize Education

    A conference under the chairmanship of Minister of Education Adamovitch decided yesterday to reorganize the educational system of Latvia. The conference planned to liquidate minorities in the administration of education. More ▸

  • Arthur I. Levine Feted at Dinner

    Arthur I. LeVine was feted at testimonial dinner by the Jewish Center of University Heights at the Concourse Plaza Hotel last night in honor of his twelfth consecutive term as president of that institution. Judge Harry Stackell presided and Rabbi Jacob Cohen, rabbi of the Jewish Center of University Heights, offered the invocation. Speakers included… More ▸

  • $204,370 Raised in Charity Drive

    County Judge Algeron I. Nova, chairman of the $500,000 campaign of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities, announced yesterday that “there is still a long way to go” despite the $204,370 cash contributions received in the drive to date. The closing meeting of the Women’s Division has been announced by its president, Mrs. Clarence G…. More ▸

  • Convention Sifts Social Problems

    The following is an extract from an address delivered by Morris D. Waldman, secretary of the American Jewish Committee, before the National Conference of Jewish Social Service yesterday. Mr. Waldman’s subject was “Problems Facing the Jews throughout the World and their Implications for American Jewry.” “American Jewry has never been the victim of the illusion… More ▸

  • Detroit Athlete Honored

    Herman Fishman, high school athlete and son of Mr. and Mrs. Morris Fishman of 2252 Gladstone avenue, was awarded the University of Michigan shield at graduation exercises held in Northern High School. More ▸

  • Trade Fair to Indicate Markets for Products Not German-made

    An International Trade Fair, which will offer a guide to the products of American industry and other nations, except that of Germany, designed chiefly for those refusing to deal in Nazi-made merchandise, will be held at the Grand Central Palace during the week of October 22 to 27, the American Jewish Congress which initiated the… More ▸

  • Confronted by Deficit, Baltimore ‘y’ Decides to Extend Its Drive

    In an effort to reach the goal of $20,000, the campaign of the Young Men’s and Young Women’s Hebrew Association has been extended indefinitely with donations thus far $63,000 short of the desired amount. Unless the amount is raised, it is said, the “Y” will be compelled to close. The Young Men’s Christian Association also… More ▸

  • Throngs Join Nara Murder Victim’s Rite

    Huge crowds of fellow-workers yesterday followed the funeral cortege of Mendel Lubinski, the Jewish weaver who died in a hospital Wednesday of knife wounds received when he was attacked; with other Jewish workers, by a group of National Radical anti-Semites inflamed by an election speech given by a priest. Lubinski’s funeral was an imposing demonstration… More ▸