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Vilna Jews to Furnish Corpses for University Clinic on Poles’ Demand

October 24, 1926
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(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

Anti-Semitic excesses over the Jewish corpse question in the Medical College of the Vilna University continued yesterday.

Anti-Semitic students surrounded the clinics, refusing to permit Jewish students to enter. Many skirmishes occurred, following which the dean of the medical college ordered the clinics closed temporarily.

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