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  • British Honduras Gives Terms for Refugee Settlement

    The administration of British Honduras has given generous terms for the establishment of the refugee industrial project to be founded by Kalman Weisz with the financing of the Refugee Economic Corporation, the REC announced today. The terms, contained in a letter of A. Wolffsohn, acting Colonial Secretary in Honduras, to Weisz on Apr. 8, include… More ▸

  • 1,000-acre Tract Chosen for Honduras Refugee Project

    A 1,000-acre tract in the Cayo district, in the west-central part of British Honduras, has been selected by Kalman I. Weisz for the refugee industrial project which the firm of Weisz-Budapest intends to establish, the Refugee Economic Corporation, which is granting a loan to finance the project, announced today. Weisz arrived in Belize, British Honduras,… More ▸

  • Refugee Project in Honduras Slated to Start in March; is First Industrial Effort

    Establishment of the internationally known Weisz-Budapest peasant handiwork industry in British Honduras–termed the first substantial refugee enterprise along industrial lines and expected to absorb 500 emigres in the first year–will get under way next month, the Refugee Economic Corporation announced today. Head of the firm is Martin Weisz, whose family is now living in Canada…. More ▸

  • British Editor Urges Jewish State in Honduras

    A proposal for establishment of an autonomous Jewish state in British Honduras under the joint protection and guarantee of Britain and the United States was made today by William E. Simnett, editor of The Crown Colonist. Writing in the magazine, Overseas, organ of the Overseas League, Mr. Simnett said such a state could be a… More ▸

  • London Editor Proposes British Honduras Be Turned into Jewish State

    A suggestion that British Honduras be transformed into a Jewish State under the joint protection of Great Britain and the United States was made today by W.E. Simnett, editor of the Crown Colonist, in a letter published by the Spectator, independent political and literary periodical. Mr. Simnett would transfer administration of the colony to responsible… More ▸

  • Reich Savants Invited to Live in Honduras

    The government of Honduras will welcome Jewish scientists from Germany, it was declared by President Tiburcio Carias to Dr. Samuel Guy Inman, assistant to James G. McDonald, High Commissioner for Jewish and Other Refugees from Germany, according to a report received here yesterday. Dr. Inman was received by President Carias and by members of the… More ▸

  • Nazis Spout Dogma in Jungles of Honduras, Traveler Finds

    Pride, dignity, strength, an end to wailing and cringing. A united world Jewry as an actuality rather than a mere catch-phrase. A Palestine serving the three-fold purpose of offering victims of hatred a place of sanctuary; of proving that Jews can build as well as enjoy the fruits of others’ labors; and of giving them… More ▸

  • Honduras Arabs Protest “massacre” of Brethren

    The Sociedad Union Palestina of this city has registered its protest against the “massacres” perpetrated against the Arabs of Palestine in the following proclamation issued under the signature of its President, Jacobo D. Kattan and Secretary, Elias C. Juya: “In the name of justice we protest energetically against the massacre of all our Arab brethren… More ▸

  • Palestine Arabs Living in Honduras Are Threatened with Deportation

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency Mail Service) Palestine Arabs resident in Honduras are threatened with deportation, according to advices received here by the Arab paper, “Falastin,” from Honduras. In a letter from the Palestinian Arab community in Honduras, it is stated that the press there is conducting an agitation against them, calling them “Black Slaves.” The Legislative… More ▸

  • Palestine’s Governor Protects Arabs in Honduras

    Honduras, the Central American republic, where a United States arbitrator is now engaged in adjusting the revolutionary differences which have been disturbing the peace of that country, will be asked by Great Britain to grant compensation for the loss of life and property sustained by a number of Palestinian Arabs, who were residents of Honduras… More ▸