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  • Italian Government Orders Evacuation of 15,000 Jewish Dp’s from North to South

    Evacuation of 15,000 Jewish refugees from DP camps ## northern Italy to camps in the southern part of the country was ordered today by government authorities. The order caused profound depression among the displaced ?ews who have adjusted themselves to conditions of life in the northern camps where they have been residing for many months…. More ▸

  • Jewish Veterans in Britain Intensify Fight Against Anti-semitic Street Rallies

    Adopting new tactics to combat anti-Semitism in this country, the British Association of Jewish Ex-Servicemen and Women today embarked on a campaign of erecting its own speakers platforms in all places where pro-fascist and anti-Semitic street speakers are accustomed to holding meetings. At several such street corners, where hundreds have usually turned out to listen… More ▸

  • Earliest Known Manuscript of Book of Isaiah Discovered by American Scholar

    The earliest known manuscript of the entire book of Isaiah has been discovered in palatine, it was announced today by Prof. Millar Burrows of Yale University, director of the American School of Oriental Research at Jerusalem. The manuscript was found in a well preserved scroll of parchment. Dr. John C. Trevor, also of the American… More ▸

  • Austria Arranges Special Shortwave Broadcast Thanking American Jewry for J.D.C. Aid

    Member of the Austrian Government today Joined Bronislaw Teichholz, president of the Committee for Refugees and Former Inmates of Concentration Camps, in broadcasting “a message of gratitude” to American Jewry for the aid sent to refugees in Austria through the Joint Distribution Committee. Teichholz revealed that more than 140,000 Jewish refugees have passed through Austria… More ▸

  • Jewish Statistical Bureau to Publish Directory of American Jewish Communities

    A Jewish directory with full information and the ##test available statistics of 1,000 principal Jewish communities in the United States will be published by the Jewish Statistical Bureau, it was announced here today by ##. Ralph Lazrus, president of the institution. The directory will also list 4,000 smaller Jewish communities, the announcement said. The Jewish… More ▸

  • Jewish Club Honors Bernard Baruch; Will Present Him with 20-year Award

    Bernard M. Baruch will be the recipient tomorrow of the 20-year award of the Jewish Club in recognition for his “outstanding services to our country and his notable contributions in helping to strengthen democracy in the spirit of Hebrew prophecy.” The award will be presented to him at the twentieth anniversary dinner of the club,… More ▸

  • Curfew Proclaimed on Palestine Roads As Battles Rage in Various Parts of Country

    A dusk-to-dawn curfew was imposed tonight on all country roads in Palestine effective Sunday, while fierce battles continued to rage in various parts of the country. The major battle was proceeding in the vicinity of the strategic Arab village of Castel, which was retaken at dawn today by Haganah after the Jews retreated yesterday in… More ▸

  • Jews in Argentina Pledge Aid to Jewish Cultural Congress to Be Held in New York

    More than 2,000 Jews attended a meeting here last night addressed by Jacob Pat and Pinchas Gingold, both of New York, Which launched drive for the World Jewish Cultural Congress scheduled to take place this summer in New York. The meeting adopted a resolution, expressing the utmost support of Argentine Jewry to the program of… More ▸