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  • Glasgow Jewish Community to Care for Oscar Slater, Released Yesterday

    Baltimore Lawyer Relates Facts in Celebrated Case (Jewish Telegraphic Agency) Rabbi Eleazar P. Phillips of the Garnethill Synagogue, Glasgow, was the man who guided Oscar Slater to his freedom after a period of 18 years spent in the Peter-head Prison. Rabbi Phillips met Slater at the prison gate and took him to Glasgow where it… More ▸

  • Samuel Suggested As Head of Glasgow University

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency) Sir Herbert Samuel, former High Commissioner of Palestine, was selected as a candidate for the office of rector of the University of Glasgow. The term of the present rector, Chamberlin, expires in 1928. Sir Herbert’s candidacy has the support of the Liberal students. It was stated that Sir Herbert has definitely decided… More ▸

  • Provision Safeguards Schechita in Scotland

    (J. T. A. Mail Service) Means to safeguard the schechita were taken when the bill for the humane slaughter of animals in Scotland passed its final stage before the Scottish Standing Committee of the House of Commons yesterday. The bill was ordered to be reported, as amended, for Third Reading. Clause 1, as amended, requires… More ▸