Irishman Who Slurred Jews Sentenced in London
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Irishman Who Slurred Jews Sentenced in London

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For declaring among other things that Jews should be treated in the same manner as they had been dealt with in Germany, John Webster, 26, described as an Irish Nationalist, has been sentenced to one month’s imprisonment. Webster was arrested for insulting words and behavior while addressing a meeting in Hyde Park.

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