Dr. Leon Gelerter, Rumanian Jewish Socialist Leader, Dies in Bucharest
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Dr. Leon Gelerter, Rumanian Jewish Socialist Leader, Dies in Bucharest

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Dr. Leon Gelerter, Jewish Socialist leader, died here yesterday at the age of 72. He was a co-founder of the Rumanian Social Democratic Party and a member of its central committee. Dr. Gelerter established Jewish hospitals in Jassy and Bucharest and, recently, had been a supporter of Zionist activities.

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