Red Signs on Houses Bar Jews in Hesslar; Newsboys Under Ban
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Red Signs on Houses Bar Jews in Hesslar; Newsboys Under Ban

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Every house in the township of Hesslar near here was ordered to display from today on a sign in red paint reading “Jews are forbidden to enter our house.” The order specifies that the sign must be painted on every front door in letters at least seven inches high and rain-proof paint must be used.

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