5,000 in Paris Protest Polish Excesses
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5,000 in Paris Protest Polish Excesses

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A resolution protesting the anti-Jewish excesses in Poland was adopted by acclaim last night by a conference of 5,000 persons which was addressed by outstanding literary and political leaders.

The conference, sponsored by the Federation of Jewish societies of France, was presided over by the well known writer, Pierre Paraf. Among the speakers were Deputy Berthon, Israel LeCache, president of the League to Combat Anti-Semitism, and Israel Efroykin, president of the Federation of Jewish Societies.

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