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Jewish Physician Presents New Method of Curing Cancer in Baltimore Address

October 26, 1926
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(Jewish Daily Bulletin)

Dr. Nathan Alpert, Baltimore physician presented what he believes to be a positive cure for cancer and other malignant diseases in a paper read before members of the Baltimore City Medical Society. Dr Alpert told several hundred surgeons and physicians that he has affected 32 cures through his method which involves the injection of colloidal metals into the blood of the patient. His paper was received with much interest by the physicians present.

Dr. Howard A. Kelly, noted cancer specialist, who heard the paper read, praised Dr. Alpert’s presentation. He said he would include Dr. Alpert’s report in a book that is now under preparation.

Dr. Alpert, who is 40 years old and a Russian by birth, stated that the metals used by him in his cure are selenium, copper, gold. silver. platinum and lead. He claims he also discovered an antidote to offset the effects of the metal injections.

Dr. Alpert has been in Baltimore a little more than three years, coming here from Berlin. In Germany he was famous for success in the handling of new drugs. Before practicing in Berlin he was graduated from the University of Moscow.


Leon Trotzky and Leon Kameneff were ousted from the all-powerful political bureau of the Communist Party. Gregory Zinovieff was expelled from the Third Communist International. This action was taken by the Central Executive Committee and the Central Controlling Commission of the Communist Party, which thus disciplined the three for their factional activities, an Associated Press despatch from Moscow states.

Count Arthur Cherep Spiridovich, Russian anti-Semitic agitator and “President and Conciliator of the American Slav Union and Latino-Slav League of the United States and Europe,” died literally penniless, it was announced by his foster son, Col. Howard van Broens-Trupp. His only “estate” said Col. van Broens-Trupp. was a huge bundle of newspaper clippings relating to the Count’s activities in Europe, Asia and America, and chiefly to his attempts to form a Universal League of Gentiles or a world-wide Slav union.”

Count Spiridovich’s body now lies in the morgue of Edmund Schaeffer. Stapleton. S. I. and Col. von Broens-Trupp is trying to persuade Mr. Schaeffer to place the body in a receiving vault until friends advance money for burial.

Scholarships for New York City boys who desire’ to attend the National Farm School at Doylestown, Pa., were announced by Abraham Erlanger, Chairman of the expansion project of the school. Last year sixty scholarships were offered to New York boys, and seventy-three were admitted to the school. The scholarships are open to boys between the ages of 16 and 21 who have a grammar school education. They provide a three-year course in scientific and practical agriculture and a complete high school course.

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