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Fires Sweept Ninety Jewish Families Homeless

August 2, 1923
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Seventy Jewish families are reported homeless at Rawaruska, a small East Falician town as a result of a fire which swept the town. The synagogue, although saved, suffered damages estimated at a billion marks.

Another fire in the township Ujazed, near Lodz, is reported to have destroyed twenty Jewish houses, also causing much damage.

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