Noted Berlin Jewish Leader to Make His Home Here
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Noted Berlin Jewish Leader to Make His Home Here

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Wilhelm Marcus, prominent Jewish leader in Berlin, has arrived here for permanent settlement. He founded and directed a number of communal organizations in the German capital and was a member of many others. He was founder and manager of the insurance company Die Hilfe. Among the organizations he directed were the ORT and the Central Union of Jewish Handworkers.

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