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  • Now-editorial Notes

    On this, the ninth day of Ab, Jews are observing the Fast of Tisha B’Ab, in commemoration of the destruction of the First and Second Temples. Israel’s glorious past as a nation, in its own land, is recalled, and Jeremiah’s stirring Lamentations are chanted. The enemies of Israel succeeded in humbling and defeating the Jewish… More ▸

  • Nra Scored by Ilgwu Unit

    Vigorous criticism of the NRA from the radical labor standpoint, as well as a general program for trade unionism to avoid its perils and reap any advantages possible under it, are contained in a new pamphlet just published by Dressmakers Union Local 22, I.L.G.W.U., under the title, “The Labor Movement and the NRA.” More ▸

  • Schumacker Receives 2 Toronto Scholarships

    S. C. Schumacker of 74 Brunswick avenue was awarded the James Branston Willmott scholarship and the War Memorial Scholarship of the Alumni Federation of the University of Toronto. Schumacker led his third year class in dentistry. He is active in the Jewish community. More ▸

  • Seven Hebrew Charities May Gain from Will

    Seven charitable Hebrew organizations may eventually receive the residuary estate of Isaac Alkus who died on July 15 leaving an estate estimated at “more than $10,000.” In his will dated April 7, 1933, Mr. Alkus bequeatehd to his widow, Dorothy A. Alkus of 40 East Eighty-third street, all personal effects, a life estate in his… More ▸

  • Rabbi Will Address German-americans in Good-will Gesture

    Desiring to counteract any ill-feeling that may have arisen as the result of a speech made here recently by the German consul from Pittsburgh, the German American league will have as guest speakers Monday evening at a meeting in the Maennerchor music room Rabbi Max C. Currick of Anshe Hesed Temple and Attorney Isadore Sobel,… More ▸

  • Leaders to Speak at Memorial

    Jewish leaders of this city will speak at a memorial meeting Monday night in the Jewish Community Center in memory of the late Chaim Nachman Bialik. Contor Gedalia Schensmed of Beth Israel Synagogue, Philadelphia, will officiate. More ▸

  • Critical Moments

    It did seem strange that there was so little organized opposition to the attempt of the Jewish, Catholic and Protestant church groups to impose a censorship on moving pictures. Here and there the voice of some liberal was raised against this movement but little was heard except the ideas of those demanding a film cleanup;… More ▸

  • Block Reappointed to N. J. State Board

    Governor Moore today announced the reappointment of Benjamin Block of Elizabeth as a member of the State Board of Optometrists. Attorney General David Wilentz has announced the appointment of George Kesselhaut, Newark lawyer, as one of his assistants. Kesselhaut has been active in B’nai B’rith endeavor. More ▸

  • Nazi Paper Apologetic in Race Stand

    What may be regarded as a defensive and somewhat apologetic editorial on the Jewish question is featured in today’s issue of the Voelkischer Beobachter, Adolf Hitler’s own newspaper. “Germany,” the editorial says in effect, “doesn’t worry as to how the Jews interpret the racial policy of the National Socialist party. However, Germany wouldn’t like other… More ▸