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  • Wise Sails Saturday on Palestine Trip

    Rabbi Stephen S. Wise, president of the American Jewish Congress, will sail for Europe and Palestine tomorrow on the Ile de France. He will spend a month in Palestine, following which he will attend the World Zionist Congress at Lucerne. Afterwards he will confer informally with a group of Jewish leaders under the auspices of… More ▸

  • Soviet Test Proves Young Jew Prodigy at Figures or Fiddle

    A prodigy with twin talents was discovered ##day in Kiev, Ukrainefi when an ### year old Jewish boy, Boris Korn###um, appeared before M. Zatonsky, ##he Ukrainian Soviet Commissar of ##ducation, to prove that he is one ##f the best violinists and mathe###aticians in the country. Within three minutes the Jewish boy solved an intricate mathematical… More ▸

  • World Press Digest

    The London Daily Herald, commenting editorially on the reception given to the German war veterans in England, says: If they do sincerely wish for the friendship and the goodwill of British ex-Service men and of the British nation, then they have indeed to rid our minds of certain memories. But these are not the memories… More ▸

  • Joint Fund Effort Urged in Palestine

    The need for coordination of social service and fund collection agencies in Palestine was emphasized by Mrs. Idelson of the Histadruth, Palestine labor federation, in an address to 200 persons who attended the Annual Conference of Social Work here under the auspices of the Vaad Leumi, Jewish representative assembly. It was pointed out by Mrs…. More ▸

  • Jews Ask 20 Seats in Polish Sejm

    The Jewish members of the Polish Parliament announced today that they had abstained from voting yesterday on the new parliamentary electoral law because it curbs Jewish representation. Twenty Jewish seats in the Sejm and nine seats in the Senate were demanded yesterday in the name of the Jewish faction by Deputy F. Rothenstreich, during the… More ▸

  • Appeal to Use $45,000 to Aid Refugees Here

    A $45,000 appropriation to aid German refugees at present in New York City was announced yesterday by the United Jewish Appeal. The funds will be allocated to local agencies equipped to care for the refugees. The announcement was made by E. Edwin Goldwasser, Nathan Straus and Michael Schaap, co-chairmen of the Greater New York Appeal,… More ▸

  • Fire Hits Polish Town; 150 Houses Destroyed

    More than 150 Jewish houses were gutted by fire which broke out last night in the township of Czartarysk, the home of the famous Trinsker Rebbe, in the district of Lutzk, Wolynia. Government relief was rushed today from Lutzk to the victims. More ▸

  • Ottawa Court Holds Detective

    Satisfied with the evidence presented, Magistrate Strike yesterday held Jean Tissot, suspended detective, for trial by jury on the charge of criminally libeling A. J. Freiman, president of the Canadian Zionist Organization and local department store owner. Previously, U. J. Vincent, counsel for Tissot, had argued that Freiman was attacked not as an individual merchant… More ▸

  • Bulletin Calendar of Events

    Friday, June 28 Luncheon in honor of James G. McDonald, Waldorf-Astoria, Park Avenue at Fiftieth Street, 1 p.m. Under the auspices of the Bronx women’s division of the United Jewish Appeal. Speakers: Mr. McDonald, Mrs. Bernard S. Deutsch, Mrs. David E. Goldfarb, Mrs. Ralph Jonas. Luncheon in celebration of the seventy-fifth birthday of Mrs. Max… More ▸

  • Rabbi Kook Protests Divorce Law Change

    The Union of Orthodox Rabbis received a cable yesterday from Chief Rabbi Kook of Palestine pressing his protest against the posal of the Rabbinical Assem### of America to include a paragr### into the marriage contract of J###ish couples providing that if wife is deserted for a period three years she is automatically titled to a… More ▸