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  • Disorders Continue in Poland; Traders Threatened with Death for Protesting Boycott

    A NUMBER OF JEWS WERE INJURED TODAY IN A RECURRENCE OF DISORDERS IN BYDOGOSZCZ, FORMERLY BROMBERG, POMERANIA. SEVERAL POLES EVIDENTLY MISTAKEN FOR JEWS WERE BEATEN AS TERRORIST BANDS ATTACKED PEDESTRIANS. ONE OF THE JEWS INJURED IS A MANUFACTURER EMPLOYING 100 WORKERS WHO DISMISSED HIS STATE AND SAID HE WOULD NOT OPEN HIS FACTORY BEFORE CONDITIONS… More ▸

  • New Disorders in Polish Cities; Socialists Aid Jews

    A NUMBER OF JEWS WERE INJURED TODAY IN DISORDERS IN WARSAW, KIELCE AND OTHER LOCALITIES. MEMBERS OF THE YOUTH SECTION OF COL. ADAM KOC’S CAMP FOR NATIONAL UNITY BROKE WINDOWS OF JEWISH BOOKSHOPS IN THE CAPITAL. THE ARREST OF SEVERAL YOUTHS REVEALED THEY ARE STUDENT LEADERS OF COL. KOC’S MOVEMENT FOR AN AUTHORITARIAN REGIME IN… More ▸

  • 20 Wounded, 100 Beaten As Disorders Greet New Year in Poland

    WIDESPREAD ANTI-JEWISH EXCESSES OVER THE WEEKEND HERALDED THE ARRIVAL OF THE NEW YEAR IN POLAND. TWENTY JEWS WERE WOUNDED AND MORE THAN 100 BEATEN IN DISORDERS IN WARSAW, LODZ, LOMZA AND TEN OTHER LOCALITIES. MANY ATTACKS ON JEWS WERE CARRIED OUT BY UNIFORMED MEMBERS OF THE ANTI-SEMITIC NATIONAL RADICAL AND NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC PARTIES IN ACCORDANCE… More ▸

  • Many Injured As Riots Spread in Poland; Boycott Agitation Grows

    WIDESPREAD ANTI-JEWISH DISORDERS IN WHICH MANY WERE INJURED AND CONSIDERABLE PROPERTY DAMAGE WROUGHT WERE REPORTED HERE TODAY WHILE BOYCOTT AGITATION CONTINUED TO GROW IN MANY PARTS OF THE COUNTRY. POLES AND UKRAINIANS DEMOLISHED JEWISH STALLS IN THE MARKET PLACE AT WIELKOCZ NEAR LWOW, BEAT THEIR OWNERS AND BROKE WINDOWS OF JEWISH HOUSES. THEY ATTACKED THE… More ▸

  • Scores Flee As Disorders Spread in Bialystok Province of Poland

    SCORES OF JEWS WERE REPORTED FLEEING TO WARSAW TODAY AS ANTI-SEMITIC DISORDERS SPREAD THROUGH THE BIALYSTOK PROVINCE ACCOMPANIED BY A SEVERE BOYCOTT CAMPAIGN. DISORDERS WERE REPORTED IN THE TOWNS OF OSTROW-MAZOWIECKI, BRIANSK, MALKINIE, UNIADO, BROBSZCZYK AND CZECHANOWIEC. THE EXCESSES WERE SET OFF BY DEMONSTRATIONS ON AUG. 15 ON THE ANNIVERSARY OF THE VICTORY OF THE… More ▸

  • 20 Beaten in Riot in Polish Town

    MARKET-DAY RIOTING AGAINST JEWS BROKE OUT TODAY IN THE TOWNSHIP OF STOCZEK-SEMROSKI IN THE BIALYSTOK PROVINCE. ENDEKS INVADED THE MARKET-PLACE, BEAT TWENTY JEWS, DEMOLISHED MARKET STALLS AND SMASHED WINDOWS IN JEWISH SHOPS. ANTI-JEWISH RIOTS ALSO OCCURRED AT KOLNO AND JEDWABNO. More ▸

  • Fifty Beaten in Market-day Raid in Polish Town

    FIFTY JEWS WERE BEATEN, SEVEN OF THEM SERIOUSLY INJURED, IN A MARKET-DAY RAID BY HUNDREDS OF ENDEKS IN THE TOWN OF BRANSK, PROVINCE OF BIALYSTOK. SEVERAL OF THE VICTIMS WERE REMOVED TO THE HOSPITAL. THE JEWS WERE DRIVEN OUT OF THE MARKET PLACE AND THE WINDOWS OF MANY JEWISH HOUSES BROKEN. TERROR-STRICKEN, THE JEWISH INHABITANTS… More ▸

  • 6 Wounded in Disorders in Polish Town

    SIX JEWS WERE INJURED IN OSTROW-MAZOWIECKI, IN THE PROVINCE OF BIALYSTOK, YESTERDAY AFTER A PUBLIC CELEBRATION OF POLAND’S DEFEAT OF THE SOVIET ARMY IN 1920 HAD BEEN TURNED INTO AN ANTI-SEMITIC DEMONSTRATION. ANTI-JEWISH ELEMENTS IN THE CROWD OF CELEBRATORS ATTACKED THE JEWS, SMASHED WINDOWS IN ALL JEWISH SHOPS AND MANY IN JEWISH HOMES AND SYNAGOGUES,… More ▸

  • J. D. C. to Establish 100 New Loan Societies in Poland

    THE FREE LOAN SOCIETIES WHICH ASSIST THE POOREST GROUPS IN THE JEWISH POPULATION OF POLAND WILL BE INCREASED IN NUMBER BY 100 IN THE NEXT TWO MONTHS, THE JOINT DISTRIBUTION COMMITTEE ANNOUNCED TODAY. THIS WILL BRING TO A TOTAL OF 925 THE FREE LOAN SOCIETIES WHICH IN THE PAST YEAR HAVE GRANTED 157,830 INDIVIDUAL LOANS… More ▸

  • Warsaw Police Guard Esperanto Congress, Target of Anti-semitic Hostility

    A STRONG FORCE OF POLICE GUARDED THE BUILDING HOUSING THE TWENTY-NINTH WORLD ESPERANTO CONGRESS TODAY AFTER ANTI-SEMITIC NATIONAL DEMOCRATS HAD CONDUCTED A VIOLENT CAMPAIGN AGAINST IT AS “A CONGRESS OF THE JEWISH KAHAL AND INTERNATIONAL MASONRY.” ANTI-SEMITIC NEWSPAPERS EXPRESSED RESENTMENT THAT THE HOLDING OF THE CONGRESS OF SUPPORTERS OF THE INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE DEVISED BY DR…. More ▸