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  • Addresses Hadassah Unit

    Frederick Greenman was guest speaker at a membership tea given by the West Side group of the Junior Hadassah in the “Succah” of the Jewish Center. Mr. Greenman, candidate for State Senator, discussed current Jewish affairs. Miss Fruma Winer, president, presided. More ▸

  • Springfield ‘y’ in Drive

    The Springfield Y.M. and Y.W.H.A. will launch a drive for a new building fund, it was announced at the annual meeting. The following officers were installed: Joseph H. Markson, president; Benjamin Swirsky and Mrs. Bernard J. Kelin, vice-presidents; Abraham H. Slavin, treasurer; Jonas B. Heit and Samuel Josolowitz, executive secretaries. More ▸

  • ‘aryan Clause’ Rules Screen in Czechoslovakia, Says Critic

    The “Aryan” paragraph of the Nazis is enforced throughout the Czechoslovakian film industry and this country is one of the best markets for Hitlerist motion pictures, according to William Haas, critic. Writing in the Prager Presse, Haas narrates that two Viennese film artists have brought suit against a local company for dismissing them on account… More ▸

  • Palace of Rothschilds in Vienna Up for Sale

    The sharp decline in the fortunes of the Austrian branch of the Rothschild family since the World War, was made clear today, when Eugene Rothschild announced that the magnificent palace of the Rothschild family in Prince Eugene street would be offered for sale. He declared that excessive tax burden and the cost of the upkeep… More ▸

  • Arab Circulars Urge Boycotting of Jews

    Circulars calling for a vigorous boycott against the Jews have been distributed here and at Haifa by Arab dissidents. All the circulars, which are in Arabic, bear as signatures a crescent and a cross, indicating a supposed alliance between Moslem and Christian Arabs. Recently both cities were flooded with similar boycott placards bearing a Nazi… More ▸

  • Chicago Hadassah Program

    The Chicago chapter of Hadassah is sponsoring a series of lectures and concerts, to be given on the evenings of October 10, 17 and 24. More ▸

  • News Brief

    Rabbi Jonah B. Wise announced that $1,111,044 had been raised for the German Relief Fund of the Joint Distribution Committee. More ▸

  • Youth Conference Holds First Meeting Wednesday

    The Conference of National Jewish Youth Organizations will hold its first quarterly meeting of the year tomorrow night at the Y.M.H.A., Ninety – second street and Lexington avenue, it was announced yesterday. Reports of standing committees will be presented and plans for future activities will be formulated. The Conference, formed early this year, comprises some… More ▸

  • Edna Ferber Target of Milwaukee Poles for ‘boorish’ Writing

    Polish-American citizens here today criticized Edna Ferber, novelist, for a “vicious, boorish, invidious and churlish” manner of writing as exhibited in her book, “Come and Get It.” The Pulaski Council of Milwaukee in a signed resolution demanded a public apology from the publishers of the Woman’s Home Companion, which carried the novel of the former… More ▸

  • Bralans Has the Honor to Present Europe’s Most Distinguished Editor Georg Bernhard

    For 17 years Editor of the “Vossische Zeitung,” Germany’s oldest and most important newspaper. At present Editor of the “Pariser Tageblatt.” One of the most colorful figures of pre-Hitler Germany, Dr. Bernhard played a triple role in her destiny as Journalist, Statesman and Economist. Among the first 33 listed to be deprived of their citizenship… More ▸