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To the Editor, Jewish Daily Bulletin:

With reference to an article implicating my name and published in your paper on November 20, I wish to state most emphatically that I am NOT anti-Semitic.

The persecution and discrimination suffered by my own race, of which I was a victim in my early life, prompts me to sympathize with any race or creed which is the victim of intolerant power.

I hope that in justice to me you will give this as much publicity as you did your article.

John T. Prout.

New York,

Nov. 22, 1934.

CORRECTS FIGURES

To the Editor, Jewish Daily Bulletin:

In your edition of Wednesday, November 21, you had an item on page 6 entitled “Charity Drive in Baltimore nets $111,528.”

In the next to the last paragraph, you state the following:

While the exact amount of Mr. Epstein’s contributions will not be determined until after the close of the campaign next Monday, fund officials anticipated that it will be close to $10,000.

As chairman of the group collecting this money I want to make a correction of this by stating that Mr. Epstein’s contribution—if the required amount of money is raised—would total about $30,000.

A. Ray Katz.

Baltimore,

Nov. 22, 1934.

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