John M. Schiff Elected President of Henry Street Settlement
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John M. Schiff Elected President of Henry Street Settlement

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JOHN M. SCHIFF, NEPHEW OF THE LATE FELIX M. WARBURG AND GRANDSON OF THE LATE JACOB H. SCHIFF, HAS BEEN ELECTED PRESIDENT OF THE HENRY STREET SETTLEMENT SUCCEEDING MISS LILLIAN D. WALD, IT WAS ANNOUNCED TODAY.

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IN A WARSAW DISPATCH IN YESTERDAY’S JTA NEWS IT WAS ERRONEOUSLY STATED THAT THE WARSAW BOARD OF SECONDARY SCHOOLS HAS AUTHORIZED INTRODUCTION OF “GHETTO BENCHES.” THE DISPATCH SHOULD HAVE READ: “…HAS NOT AUTHORIZED INTRODUCTION OF ‘GHETTO BENCHES.'”

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