Emigration Office Established
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Emigration Office Established

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Josef Buerckel, Nazi Commissioner for Austria, has announced that a central bureau for Jewish emigration will be established in Vienna, it was reported here today. Hitherto Jewish applications for passports were handled by bureaus open to all citizens without racial discrimination.

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