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&apos;'J2 2- JUNE 23, 1933 THE JEWISH TRANSCRIPT, SEATTLE PAGE THREE Is i- f IRVING I. LEVITIN _President ALBERT H. SOLOMON ........... Warden SOL ESFELD Zo Deputy BEN A. MASLAN ....... Vice-President ALEX CAPLAN__ Outer Guard RABBI SAMUEL KOCH P' . IRVING LEWIS ......... Secretary Trustees: Past Grand President -LA,00 H. I. ADLER .... Treasurer OTTO S. GRUNBAUM LEO WEISFIELD P. ALLEN RICKLES LEO A. MELTZER ............... Monitor STANLEY BLUMENTHAL DR. LOUIS D. KRACOWER____/Isst. Monitor JEFFREY HEIMAN___Distria Deputy Member General Committee You have your car in- SHOTS oBY BARNEY HARVITZ PORTLAND__p. Allen RickIes, member of the General Committee of District Grand Lodge No. 4, was most fittingly lauded by members of Port!and Lodge atits last meeting, which the writer attended. Hailing Brother Rickles as "The Father of the Conference Idea," A. Rosenstein, veteran Ben B'rith and one of the most influential Jewish leaders in Portland, declared at this meeting that while the Northwest Conference recently held in Van- COUver, B. C. was not in a position to legislate, nevertheless an inesti- rouble amount of good was accom- plished in cementing the good feeling between the brother lodges in the Northwest. The success of the third con- ference, as well as the two Preceding conferences, is due Primarily to the vision, enter- prise and hard work of Mr. Riekles, declared Brother Ro- senstein. H. Hcrzog, Portland Lodge presi- dent, and Alex Miller, member of the General Committee of District Grand Lodge No. 4, in making their reports as delegates to the Third Conference in Vancouver, were both equally laudatory in commending the Work of Mr. P, ickles in engineer- ins the conference idea. "We need more men with the capa- city for leadership and the willing- ncss to work for our Order--more men with the tireless activity of Brother p. Allen Rickles," stated the President of Portland Lodge. The above remarks voiced by B'nai B'rith leadership in our neighboring city of Portland, impressed the writer most poignantly. For years past POrtland Lodge has served as a sort of a balance of power in the internal political mechanism of District No. 4, according to the views expressed to the Writer by various leaders "in the know.,, In other words, there has recently been developed the fiction that Portland Lodge Was always pulling away from Seattle Lodge in return for favors allegedly granted by the California lodges. As a sub- Stantiation for this allegation, witness the fact that Seattle In Memoriam Seattle Lodge extends its condolences and heartfelt sympathy to Brothers Joseph, Louis and Herman Hurwitz and the bereaved family of BROTHER JACOB HURWITZ Initiated May 22, 1905 Died June 16, 1933 May our thoughts be a com- fort in this, their sad hour. Beauties To Vie For B. B. Picnic Honor Miss B'nai B'rith--. That will be the title to be bestow- ed for the first time in B'nai B'rith history by Seattle Lodge upon Sc- attle's prettiest Jewish girl as a high- light of the annuaI B'nai B'rith pic- nic July 16 at Fortuna Park, Dr. Louis Kracower, picnic chairman, announced today. The beauty contest will be conducted by Arthur Grun- baum and Simon Wampold, young B'nai B'rith members. Entries should be sent to the B. B. Beauty Contest Commit- tee at 901 Allison St. or 2215 E. Prospect St. The winning contestant will rule over the picnic and receive gifts from Seattle merchants. Picnic proceeds will go to the lodge Social Welfare Committee. WASHINGTON--A resolution pro- testing against racial and political persecution of intellectuals in Ger- many today was forwarded to the League of Nations Committee on Intellectual Co-Operation by the American Association of University Professors. []ebrew Instruction Lessons to children and adults in language, literature and history. Teaching to individuals in the home and to neighborhood groups. ARI L. GREENFIELD PRospect 9994 Thirty New Members Is . Abe Shulman Mark Set In B. B. Drive Reviews B. B. Social Service With twenty-three new members on the B'nai B'rith rolls and seven initiated at the June 7 meeting, a special drive by a Committee of Twenty-Five, headed by Kenneth Schoenfeld, ended Wednesday. The new members of Seattle Lodge, signed up after an intensive campaign during the past week, include Victor Stricker; Myer Bur- nett and Harry Druxman, jewelers; Herbert A. Schoenfeld, Jr. furni- ture executive; Samuel Tonkon, department store official and Sam- uel Schneider, wholesale jewelry employe. Albert Peha, attorney; Albert J. Resler, clothier; Abe Aronson, hardware clerk; Dave Friedman, mechanic; Irving Albert, dry goods merchant; Jack Neff, linoleum merchant; Julius Blumenthal, cloth- ier; George Prottas, furniture appraiser; Bernard and Cyrus Fine- gold, clerks; Ben Solkover, service station operator; Dr. M. Teller, dentist; M. Fox, clerk; M. Lee Silen, foot specialist; Sol Hess, Bremer- ton; Erwin H. Jacobs, salesman; and Gerald Shucklin, attorney. Members initiated June 7 were Rown Bernow, jeweler; Max Nel- son, furniture dealer; Dave Rosenperl, salesman; Robert I. Levy, fish merchant; Jake Harshfeld, pharmacist; Joyle Adler, clerk and Sam Baronsky, clerk. Ben Dolgoff, poultry dealer, was reinstated. New members were secured by Chairman Schoenfeld, President Irving Levitin, Leo A. Meltzer, J. S. Friedman, Philip Burstein, Gordon Leon, H. I. Adler, Secretary Irving C. Lewis, A. L., Reuben and Ben Maslan, Harry Schneiderman, Dan Backer, Joe Glantz, Albert Young- man, Julius Myers, Art Grunbaum and Jacob Lighter. (00he C[hatterbox Only One President to District Grand LOdge No. 4? Primarily, I believe, uecause we were not united in the NOrthwest. Now that we see evidence of good- Will existing both in our own Lodge and in our b ," , rother Lodges, the 'Ts;tr2Vest is justly entitled to have No 4 ment of District Grand Lodge a Seattle man who has served a22htully and unselfishly and who e endorsement of B'nai B'rlth leadership in the Northwest. We nominate this man on the basis of service rendered--p. Allen Rickles. O AKLAND, CAI,--A resolution Calling on leaders of American Jewry to drop differences and unite for harmo fello nmus action in the interest of , w Jews in Germany was adopted acre this Week at a special meeting of the united Jewish agencies of the East Bay communities. Past President John Stusser of Everett Lodge has joined our ranks. Welcome, Brother Stusser. By the number of members who are taking up equestrianism (horse- back riding to you) we should organ- ize our own polo team. I nominate Max Tobias for captain. They tell me Sam Powell is mov- ing to Tacoma. A good break for Tacoma Lodge, a bad one for Seattle. Sam was one of our real workers. Seattle Lodge certainly wishes you well, Sam. The official record shows that our lodge has only about 50 standing committees. Any member not on one, kindly apply to the Secretary. Don't be afraid boys, most of the standing committees don't do any- thing. They just stand. In case the lodge has forgotten, you know we have a Ken Schoenfeld Cup to be glven to the most valuable Lodge has only been rewarded Skinner & 0rr Engineering C0. With one  " i 1 S 1658 20th Ave. PRospect 0411 . t'residency of Dis- . r , ..... trictGrandLodgeNo. 4. .   a Prtland, on the other hand has --r  c<t2 r==nl, valeted mu '. . .  "," ill; i- ch greater rccognrtton " I'Nk#l71 I I CONSULT .... u that it has had many members .',* eleeted to the hi ...... Fe 'q///l II M. LEE SILEN l)ist " guest omces oI tile t ! I iVi II III T rlet Grand Lodge.  / lll Ill about your foot troubles he writer feels th and shoe difficulties pres at the k00nd ex Ill at,mns of brotherly love voiced ..........  @ tat las* Iry nAtttx o m by ,! ,  meetxng of Portland Lodge todav for Lunch or Dinner II Custom Arch Maker , -" teadershi of ' " - B r;+ka P Portland B na and convince yourself. II Shoe Specxaltst i,o' um has blasted the fallacy Food so tasty and so rea- / "". irtland has been the rcmplent' - - sonably priced, you. will  f any favorP" - . never be sattsfied withany II M. LEE SILEN wi zlsm by reason ot its eldl other "ng the balance of " 1 318 Stewart St. ELiot 1543 -- , . power. &ncl t is the Northwest Confer-ll I _  heSt, hathavecmpletelycemented[l[ [] A R R Y S eefingof oodfellowshi between I the Variouo go, , p I OI[E It With-  *cages oI the Northwest, I [     KOSHER / nut any intrusion of politics. [ IL  ] F. STYLE [ l Why has Seit:le*L*odge furmshe d I 14'2 51XTH AVE" Ne'rPike / , AL-X CAI?'A 422-5 Snith Tower. MAin 5254 IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOP KING cOUNTY No. 263493. Summons by Publication. Helen Mackay, Plaintiff, vs. Harry G. Mackay, Defendant. The State of Washington to Harry G. Mackay, Defendant. You are hereby summoned to ap- pear within sixty (60) days after the date of the first publication of this Smnmons, to-wit: within sixty days after the 9th day of June, 1933, and defend the above entitled action in the Superior Court of the State of Washington, for King County, afore- said, and answer the Complaint of Plaintiff, and serve a copy of your said answer or other pleading upon the undersigned Attorney for Plain- tiff at his address below stated, and in case of your failure so to do, judgment will be rendered against you according to the demand of the Complaint, which has been filed with the Clerk of the aforesaid Court. The object of this action is to pro- cure a divorce from defendant on the grounds of cruelty, incompati- bility and non-support. ALEX CAPLAN, Attorney for Plaintiff 422-5 Smith Tower Seattle, Wash. 6-9-33 6t 7-14-33 Main 5254. When accuracy and efficiency count Few people realize how important it is to make sure their prescriptions are correctly filled. Our drugs are the freshest, purest, highest quality obtainable. METROPOLITAN Prescription Pharmacy DI JULIO BROTHERS WE DELIVER 1320 FIFTH AVE. SEneca 4142 member of the year. So far the edi- tor of "Chatterbox" hasn't had much competition. You know, after all one does like a little contest in such affairs. The old timers should remember the days when Jake Kciter and Joe Bernbaum were on the pep commit- tee. Did wc have cigars and cigar- ettes? Foolish question[ Jake and Joe, why don't you come up some- time ? Haven't seen much of Max Silver lately. Hc ought to have some in- teresting news for us. You know, Max took a trip to Havana. Reform Congregations Hold Annual Parley CHiCAGO--Representing Ameri- ca's Reform congregations, the Union of American Hebrew Congregations was holding it thirty-third annual convention here this week. The biennial convention of the National Federation of Temple Brotherhoods was also being held here. MILWAUKEE--Hitlerism, peace, international relations and social jus- tice will be problems discussed at the forty-third annual meeting of the Central Conference of American Rabbis here this week. A highlight of the conference will be a report by the Commission On Social Justice, headed by Rabbi Edward L. Israel, Baltimore. Schwab, Steel Baron, Voices Protest At Nazis NEW YORK (W.N.S.)--Charles M. Schvab, famous steel magnate, today expressed himself as so out- raged by anti-Semitic policies of the German Government that he re- quested the committee in charge of the International Bridge Tourna- ment to withdraw the invitation ex- tended to Germany to send a bridge team tO compete in the play which began Saturday. Mr. Schwab, who is contributing the trophy to the tournament, de- elated that as lon'g[as Jewish players will not be allowed to represent Ger- many merely because of their race, all Germans should be barred from the games. Anti.Jewish Agitators Get Year In Prison WARSAW--Three inhabitants of the town of Lenzyca this week were sentenced to one year imprisonment each by the Lodz district court for anti-Jewish activities. They were charged with demanding that the Jews be driven from Poland to Pales- tine. Reviewing the work of the B'nai B'rith Social Welfare Committee for the slx-month period just ended. Chairman Abe Shulman today plead- ed for continued support of the corn- Abe Shulman mittec's humanitarian activities by Seattle Lodge members. "Many calls were received from unemployed Jewish men," Mr. Shulman declared. "Jobs, medical attention and food were distributed, in line with the B'nai B'rith precepts of generosity, charity and benevolence." Mr. Shulman stated that the work thus far accomplished "was made possible only through the wonderful work of B'nai B'rith members in furnishing adequate funds with which the Social Welfare Committee was enabled to carry on its numerous duties." Coast Guard To Be Topic Seattle Lodge, B'nai B'rith mem- bers will hear Maurice Rice, Coast Guard officer, who joined the B'nai B'rith three months ago, speak on "Twenty-Four Years Of Service In The U. S. Cease Guard," at a lunch- eon meeting Tuesday at the Olympic Hotel. Brother Rice joined the Coast Guard in 1910 and now holds the rank of Chief Warrant Paymaster. Brother Rice, during the short time of his membership in Seattle Lodge, has attended every meeting and every luncheon and is most en- thusiastic in his praise of Seattle Lodge. He resides in Seattle with his wife and children. spected at regular in- tervals. It is of even greater importance to have a checkup of your automobile insurance made by an experienced insurance firm. Let us give your auto- mobile insurance the "once over" and make sure you enjoy the proper financial safe- guards. Lipman & Esfeld Insurance, ExcluMvelv! 410 Smith Tower MAin 2842 David Lipman Sol Esfeld HAVANA CIGARS q00allpaper 1933 Designs and Patterns now on display ...... 1932 Patterns now Price po00f W.P.Fuller & Co. 2nd and Jackson 1912 4th Avenue. 4306 University Way 910 East Pike St. AIX CAPAI 422-5 Smith Tower Ain 5254 IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR KING COUNTY In the matter o the estate of Isaac A. Wilson, Deceased. In Probate. No. 56952. Notice to Creditors. Notice is hereby given that the undersigned has been appointed and has qualified as administratrix of the estate of Isaac A. Wilson, de- ceased ; that all persons having" claims against said deceased are hereby required to serve the same, duly verified, on said administratrlx or her attorney of record at the ad- dress below stated, and file the same with the Clerk of said Court, to- gether with proof of such service within six months after the date of first publication of this notice or the same will be barred. Date of first publication, June 9, 1933. ANNA K. MORRISON, Administratrix of said Estate. Address, 903 Queen Anne Ave. ALEX CAPLAN, Attorney for Estate. 422-5 Smith Tower, Seattle. 6-9-33--4t--6-30-33 HOTELS