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Independent Order Brith Sholom

  • 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 ▸

  • Brith Sholom is Set for Convention

    Constituent lodges of the Independent Order Brith Sholom in this city, Elizabeth and Jersey City, are planning an excursion June 17 in connection with the opening session of the grand lodge convention in Atlantic City. Thousands will journey to Convention Hall in Atlantic City for the opening where speakers, headed by Dr. Stephen S. Wise,… More ▸

  • Baltimore Lodge Indorses Zionists

    Calling for a united effort by all Jews in the building of Palestine, the Independent Order Brith Sholom of Baltimore, at the closing session of its thirty-second annual convention last night at the Lord Baltimore Hotel, adopted a resolution indorsing the work of the Zionist Organization and the Jewish Agency. Several additional resolutions received favorable… More ▸

  • Jews in N. J. Investigating Silver Shirts

    Following disclosures that the Silver Legion of the Silver Shirts of America is organizing in Newark, racial sentiment was rallied yesterday to a counter attack on the principles and plans of the anti-Jewish body. Two rabbis and two officials of Jewish lodges are investigating propaganda activities of William Dudley Pelley’s organization. Rabbi Joseph Konvitz, president… More ▸

  • Deutsch Warns Against Unloading German Bonds

    Cautioning his hearers against liquidating German long-term bonds which approximate a billion dollars in American holdings, Bernard S. Deutsch, president of the American Jewish Congress, in an address at the Independent Order Brith Sholom last night, said that a speedy sell-out of German securities “would be playing directly into the hands of the Hitlerites.” The… More ▸

  • Induct Officers of Brith Sholom Lodge; 300 New Members

    The newly elected officers of Royal Lodge 198 of the Independent Order Brith Sholom were installed in a special ceremony held on Thursday evening at the Pennsylvania Hotel. Addresses were delivered by A. Sigmund Kanengieser, Grandmaster of the Order; Judge William M. Lewis, former Grandmaster; Louis Levine, the retiring president of the Lodge; Harold S…. More ▸

  • Brith Sholom Asks Protest Meetings on British Statement

    A call to all constituent lodges of the Independent Order B’rith Sholom to arrange protest meetings in their respective communities in connection with the new British policy on Palestine was issued this morning by Judge William M. Lewis, grand master. The grand lodge is taking the initiative in arranging a city-wide mass meeting here November… More ▸

  • 25th Brith Sholom Convention in Session at Buffalo

    If You Are Pleased with the “Jewish Daily Bulletin” Tell Your Friends to Subscribe. The twenty-fifth, or Jubilee convention of the Independent Order Brith Sholom, whose headquarters are in Philadelphia, will open here Sunday afternoon in the presence of several hundred delegates, members and guests, 150 delegates together with their wives and many invited guests… More ▸