Independent Order Brith Abraham

  • Hungarian Congregation to Mark 25th Anniversary

    The West One Hundred and Sixteenth Street Synagogue of the Firs Hungarian Congregation Ohab Zedek will celebrate the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of its dedication beginning September 24th and ending October 23rd. A Silver Jubilee Committee of which the Honorable Otto A. Rosalsky, Judge of the Court of General Sessions, is the Honorary Chairman, is arranging the… More ▸

  • Reception for Delegates to World Jewish Conference

    The officers and Administrative Committee of the American Jewish Congress are tendering a farewell reception to the delegates to the forth-coming Sessions of the World Jewish Conference at Geneva, Switzerland, on Monday evening, July 18th, at 8:15 o’clock in the Basildon Room of the Waldorf-Astoria. The American delegation to the Sessions includes representatives of the… More ▸

  • Leaders to Meet Here in Fall for J. N. F. N. Y. Colony

    A conference of representatives of Zionist districts and groups in New York City and interested Jewish organizations will be held on October 11th, 1931, at the Pennsylvania Hotel, when members of the American delegation to the 17th Zionist Congress will report on the outcome of the Basle proceedings and the campaign for the New York… More ▸

  • Wahlberg, Brith Abraham Executive, Dies Suddenly

    William Wahlberg, president of the Pennsylvania lodge and third deputy grand master of the Independent Order Brith Abraham, died here suddenly today. He was also treasurer of the Hungarian Synagogue and a former president of the Brith Sholom Lodge No. 1. More ▸

  • Ask Jews to Mail Early So That Jewish Postal Employees Will Be Free on Yom Kippur

    At the request of the New York Postal authorities, the American Jewish Congress, in cooperation with the Independent Order B’rith Abraham and B’nai B’rith District 1, has issued an appeal to the Jewish business houses, urging them to relieve the usual congestion in the mails on October 1 in order to permit Jewish Postal employees… More ▸

  • Roumanian Envoy Expresses Hope Attacks Will Disappear and Agitation Be Ended

    Hope that as a result of the strong measures taken by the Roumanian government to definitely put a stop to the anti-Semitic disturbances the outbreaks will gradually disappear, and confidence that the agitation will shortly cease was expressed late Wednesday afternoon by Carol Davila, Roumanian minister to the United States in a statement issued after… More ▸

  • N. Y. Allied Campaign Gets $3,000 from Brith Abraham

    A contribution of $3,000 to the New York quota of the Allied Jewish Campaign by the Independent Order Brith Abraham heads the list of new subscriptions totalling $15,476. In addition to the Brith Abraham the contributors are as follows: Isidore Blauner, $500; Samuel Miller, $500; Eisenbud & Brook, $400; Seligman & Latz, $350; Joseph I…. More ▸