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Jewish Refugees from France Reach Lisbon En Route to Canada

The Lisbon radio today announced that 210 Jewish refugees have arrived in Portugal from France en route to Canada. They are to sail aboard a Portuguese steamer together with another group of refugees.

(In Quebec, the enemies of immigration scored a victory during the week-end when the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Quebec unanimously adopted a motion, sponsored by the opposition, calling for the shelving of all recommendations relating to post-war immigration. Actually this motion amounts to a demand for the barring of new immigrants. The motion was introduced by ex-Premier Maurice Duplessis.)