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Independent Order Brith Abraham

  • Brith Abraham Parley to Seek Peace in Jewish Ranks Here

    The question of Jewish unity in America will be discussed at the forty-eighth annual convention of the Independent Order Brith Abraham opening here Sunday in the presence of 1,200 delegates. The convention will continue for three days and will be presided over by Max Silverstein, Grand Master of the order. One of the recommendations which… More ▸

  • Brith Abraham Parley Set for Atlantic City

    The forty-eighth annual convention of the Independent Order Brith Abraham will open at the Garden Pier Theatre in Atlantic City, N. J., June 2. The convention will be the first since the order was reorganized last year. The shakeup is reported to have proved “of great benefit.” Plans for increasing activities in general Jewish affairs,… More ▸

  • New York

    Epstein Lodge No. 134, Independent Order Brith Abraham, celebrates its fortieth anniversary tonight (Sunday) at Astoria Mansion, 62 East Fourth street. Samuel Goldstein, first deputy grand master, will greet the lodge in the name of the grand master, Max Silverstein, and install the new officers. An exhibition of paintings and drawings by Saul Raskin opens… More ▸

  • Order is Disbursing $100,000 to Members

    The financial office of the Independent Order Brith Abraham this week distributes approximately $100,000 to members and heirs of members of the organization, it was announced Friday. This amount includes endowment and disability benefits and relief to many members in distress who depend for support upon the order. Philanthropic, cultural and Jewish organizational contributions are… More ▸

  • Gottlieb Speaks Sunday

    Louis Gottlieb, member of the executive board of the Independent Order B’rith Abraham, will speak Sunday evening at a meeting of Lebanon Lodge, 98 Forsyth street, at which newly elected officers will be installed. More ▸

  • Bulletin Calendar of Events

    Friday, January 4 Women’s division of Federation for the Support of Jewish Philanthropic Societies of New York City, Hotel Savoy-Plaza, 7 East Fifty-eighth street, 11 a. m. “Varieties in State Settings,” Lee Simonson. League for Political Education, Town Hall, 123 West Forty-third street, 11 a. m. “What Can We Learn From Russia Today?” Maurice Hindus…. More ▸

  • Brith Abraham Order Pays out $90,000

    According to the monthly reports of Max Silverstein, grand master, and Max L. Hollander, grand secretary of Independent Order Brith Abraham, $90,000 was paid to members in insurance and relief during November. More ▸

  • Executive Unit Launches A.J.C. Election Drive

    The setting up of an executive committee, comprised of representatives of Jewish fraternal, religious, labor and professional organizations here for the purpose of launching an intensive campaign among Jewish organizations to secure their participation in the democratic national elections to the American Jewish Congress, was announced yesterday by Professor Horace M. Kallen, chairman of the… More ▸

  • N. Y. Zionists Hold Protest Meeting Tonight

    New York Jewry will hold a mass meeting at Town Hall to night to protest against the restriction of immigration into Palestine by the British authorities. A united front, representing both the general Zionists and the Labor Zionists, are sponsoring the meeting. Among the speakers announced are David Pinski, Chaim Greenberg, J. Sprindiak, Goldie Myerson,… More ▸

  • Jewish Lodges Endorse Joint Fund Campaign

    An enthusiastic letter of endorsement of the $3,000,000 coordinated drive for relief for German Jewish refugees was sent yesterday by the second conference of officiayls of Jewish fraternal orders to Louis Lipsky and Morris Rothenberg of the American Palestine Campaign of the Jewish Agency for Palestine, and to Paul Baerwald and Rabbi Jonah B. Wise,… More ▸