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Ohio Governor Attacks Bible Reading Bill

March 5, 1926
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(Jewish Daily Bulletin)

Governor Donabey of Ohio, criticized Republicans in the state legislature who agreed to vote for the bill to compel reading of the Bible in public schools as a means of gaining Ku Klux Klau support.

“Child of a shameless barter and subterfuge used for trading purposes,” was his characteriration of the bill during a speech here.

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