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  • Now-editorial Notes

    The church in Germany has again manifested remarkable courage. As a matter of fact, a number of Protestant and Catholic clergymen have defied Hitlerism and its dictates more bravely than any other element in Germany. In response to Reichsbishop Mueller’s dictatorial orders to the Protestant clergy to swear allegiance to Adolf Hitler and to obey… More ▸

  • New Cantor Named

    Samuel Mirvis, of Minneapolis, will officiate as cantor at the Temple of Aaron Synagogue here during the ensuing year, according to Rabbi Herman Cohen. More ▸

  • Jail 70 in Algeria for Part in Riots

    The paper also charged the French government with having deliberately minimized the death toll in the massacre, listing only twenty-seven dead. In reality the toll was more than sixty, the Socialist daily declared. More ▸

  • Populaire Demands Carde Resign

    Populaire, leading French Socialist paper, today demanded the resignation of Governor General Jules Carde of Algeria on the ground that he was chiefly responsible for the tragic pogrom in Constantine. Yesterday Populaire charged the government with having deliberately suppressed the news of the riots, alleging they broke out on Thursday, instead of Saturday night, as… More ▸

  • Community Council to Meet

    The executive committee of the Jewish Community Council will meet tomorrow afternoon in the offices of Joseph Feder, council president, to discuss activities for the coming year, including a community charities drive. More ▸

  • Noted Polish Jew Dies

    George Neumann, fifty-five, president of the B’nai B’rith and the Keren Hayesod in Katowice, Poland, and active in Jewish communal affairs there, died today as Carlsbad. More ▸

  • Rabbi Accepts Post

    Rabbi Morton J. Cohn, a graduate of the 1934 class of the Hebrew Union College, has recently accepted the position of Regional Rabbi with the Union of American Hebrew Congregations. More ▸

  • Refugees Aid British Trade, Report Finds

    The London Star today reported that the German Jewish refugees who were permitted to enter and settle in England have proven an asset to the country, bringing with them their specialized knowledge of the trades and professions they were engaged in. According to the Star, one German Jew who sold coal in small quantities in… More ▸

  • 14 Students Given Fund Scholarships

    Louis Lion Mintz, one of fourteen students awarded a year’s scholarship in various colleges throughout the country, will enter Yeshiva College in New York City this Fall. The scholarships have been made possible by Max J. and Benjamin Shapiro, New York factors, who established the Shapiro foundation here for the purpose of making college educations… More ▸

  • Called Great Orator

    Judah Philip Benjamin, American-Jewish statesman and lawyer, w# represented Louisiana in the United States Senate from 1856 to 1868, was considered by Charles Sumner to be the most brilliant orator in the country. More ▸