Italy Opens Its First Jewish Marine School
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Italy Opens Its First Jewish Marine School

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A new Jewish marine school at Civita Vecchia, the first of its kind in Italy, was formally opened today in the presence of Chief Rabbi Angelo Sacerdoti; Dr. Minerbi, president of the Rome Jewish community; Attorney Bassano, president of the Jewish Sport Club; Italian-Jewish leaders and local authorities.

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