Yugoslav Decree Curbing Jews in Schools Reported Ready
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Yugoslav Decree Curbing Jews in Schools Reported Ready

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Last touches were put on a decree limiting Jewish representation in schools to their proportion in the Yugoslav population , at a meeting of Government parties in Belgrade yesterday with Premier Cvetvovic presiding, the German wireless reported today.

The semi-official Belgrade newspaper Vreme was quoted as stating that “it was necessary to exclude any Freemason and Jewish influence and accept the most drastic measures all around in order to break such evil influence in the political, social and cultural spheres.

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