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  • Clash Avoided As Nazis Move Rally Elsewhere

    Trouble that had been anticipated at the Mecca Temple reception to Vladimir Jabotinsky, as a result of a Nazi meeting that had been scheduled for another part of the building, failed to materialize. The Germans, upon a request of the Mecca Temple management, moved their rally to a hall at Fifth avenue and Twenty-third street…. More ▸

  • South Bend, Ind.

    Arthur Simon has been reelected president of Temple Beth-El, which is observing its thirtieth anniversary. At a congregation dinner Rabbi Albert M. Shulman delivered the annual message. More ▸

  • Services Today for Isaak Cherkassky

    Funeral services for Isaak Cherkassky, father of Shura Cherkassky, well-known concert pianist, who died here Saturday, will be held today at the Riverside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Dr. B. A. Tintner of the Temple of the Covenant officiating. Interment will take place in Franklin Cemetery, Hartsdale, N. Y. Mr. Cherkassky, who was seventy-three years… More ▸

  • Fraternal Order Welcomes Jabotinsky

    The Order Sons of Zion, a Zionist fraternal society with a membership of 5,000 throughout the country, adopted a resolution at its last executive meeting welcoming Vladimir Jabotinsky to this country. The resolution also voices the hope of the Order that the visit of the Zionist leader will be instrumental in “cementing peace and mutual… More ▸

  • Local ‘y’ Wins National Title in Wrestling Tilts

    Capturing four first places, the Ninety-second Street Young Men’s Hebrew Association walked off with the so-called national Jewish wrestling championship, following a series of matches sponsored by the Jewish Welfare Board and held Saturday night at the local institution. The winning gladiators in the tournament are prospective candidates for the American wrestling team to be… More ▸

  • Mayor Pays Jews Tribute for Aid Gifts

    A tribute to the Jews of New York City for their generosity in giving liberally to all philanthropic causes was paid by Mayor Fiorello H. LaGuardia, who spoke yesterday afternoon at the annual meeting of the Federation for the Support of Jewish Philanthropic Societies. The same Jewish names are to be found over and over… More ▸

  • Five Years Ago

    A delegation of Jewish leaders and representatives of organizations appeared before the House Immigration Committee to urge the adoption of six bills to alleviate hardships in the immigration laws. More ▸

  • Springfield, Mass.

    Through the efforts of Dr. Hans Kohn, Austrian Jew, who at present is professor of modern history at Smith College, forty free public forums on European backgrounds will be conducted in the auditoriums of two of the local high schools. More ▸

  • Back-to-land Move Extolled

    Mr. Jaffe, director of the Jewish Foundation Fund, stated that without the work of pioneers, aided by Jewish national capital, the development of Palestine would have been impossible and the country would never have been an asylum for hundreds of thousands of Jews. “Jewish national capital,” said Mr. Jaffe, “has paved the way for private… More ▸