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Page Eight ]ewish News Briefly Told Jerusalem, ()ct. 16. The larger wave of Jewish immigration into l'alestine continued during last month. 2,400 entered the country during September, according 1o of_ ficial figures published here. Vilna, ()ct. 16. M.M. Ussichskin, ])irector of the Jewish National l,'und in lalcstine, has arrNed here. A re- ccplion, the like of which has never t)een seen ill Vilna was /tcc(lrded to him. Thousands of Vihm Jews, headed by representatiws of the l(ehillah, Jewish Welfiu'e institutions, schools and lilt! Boy Scout Organiz't- lion, asseml)led at lhe station to greet him. An orchestra played "ltM.ik- vlii)." The houses were decorated, lhlwers were strewn in the imth of the delegates, and a parade, lasting for over lwo hours, marched l hrough the streets. Perfecl order wits main- t'dned by 1he Scouts and the Imliee. Warsaw, ()ct. 16. The l(ehillah here lilts received a (onllnlulic'ttion from the Jewish Conmnmity of Athens containing the request that the Jew- ish Community of Warsaw nmke it known to Jewish emigr.'tnls from Poland that those without means should not come to Athens I)ecatlse the local l(ehillah is not in a position to extend any support to them. Smyrna, Oct. 16.--There is great alarm in the Jewish comnmnity here at the larg(, number of ennversions to lslam recently of Jewish gMs. Many of the conversions are stated to have heen forced, but altogether the wave of conversions is a conse- quent.e of the rigid "Ottomanization" policy in the schools instituted by the Turkish Government. Moscow, Oct. 16. 80,000 Jewish families have suffered in loss of life and property as a result of the Mili- tary intervention in Soviet Russia,' according to figures iml)lished by the Communistic Society to Aid the vic- tims of intervention. The Society has registered altogether 650,000 claims of h)sses as a result of this interven- tions. Warsaw, Oct. 16.--The Autumn Session of the Polish Diet, which was scheduled to be opened on October 21, has been i)ostponed to October 22, on account of the Jewish Torah holiday, Simehas Torah. This was the result of a request from the. Jew- ish memhers of the Polish Sejm, to: the Marszalek, the speaker who, this time, tuck irrl,o consideration the Jewish calendar. Jerusalem, ()et. 16.--l(epresent- utives of a group of eighty Jewish fishermen in Sahmika desirous of settling and plying their trade in Palestine, met with metal)ere of the Palestine Zionist Executive to con- sider the prosl)eets of tile fishing in- dustry in the country. Jerusalem, Oct. 16.--Yore Kil)lmr , the Jewish Day of Atonement, was recognized t)y the French lligh Com- missioner of Syria as an official holi- day in the (.ountry. All government offices were closed on that day. London, Oct. 16.--A beret) ex- Iflosion next door to a synagogue in Swansea, resulted in wounding twen- ty-thre.e. The explosion occurred in a solicitor's olfiee and those injured were taken to the hospital. No (.asualties, however, occurred in the synagogue. The worshilq)ers in the; I synagogue consider their escape a] Yom Kiplmr "nee" (miracle). Jerusalem;  The increas-, ing attractiveness of Palestine to tourists is attested by offici'd figures, showing 4,922 travelers entered the country during ,hdy. This (h)cs not: in(dude iminigrants or returning resi- dents. The latter numbered 1,243 during that nnmth. Moscow, Oct. l(L---13andit (;olko, notorious l)ogrom perl)etrator in the Ukraine, has been arrested. (h)lko will I)e tried I)efm'e the revolutionary tribmml, lie has been reslmnsibh: for many nmssacres in Jewish towns and villages in the lrkraine. P. J. GLENNON PLUMBING CO. 711 Fourth Ave. EIIiott 0022 Seattle, Wash. JEWISH JURIST DIES IN VIENNA Vienna, (,ct. 16.--l)r. Julius (liner, at one time leader nf the, Austrian IA1)eral Party and one of the most famous jurists in the country, died here at the age of eighty, i I)r. (liner, who eelel)rated his e, ightieth birthday last month, was honored tly the Vienn't Municipal (',ouneil, width conferred tm him the l:reedom of the City (if ;Vienna in recognition of his services, lie was tll ol)servIl.nt Jew and active ill tile affairs of the Jewish ctmmmnity. l,'or ninny years l)r. (finer was a l)epuly in the Austri'm l)arliament md lermanent Rel)ortcr of the Austrian Constitutional Court, the highest court for questions pertain- ing to the Constitution. lh: was the. l|]()S]r ,|Althoritative (tonmlentator on the Austrian l,egal Code. LITHUNIAN JEWS SEEK TO ENTER PALESTINE ,J(q'usah!n), ()ct. 16. llundreds of skille(l and unsldllc(l laborers in lAthunia wilt) I)elieve. they have every chtmee of gaining their livelihood in l'alestine, and at the same tilne 1)e of benefit to the country, have applied recently to tim Zionist office in Kowm for 1)ernfil.s to enter Palestine, ac- cording to teltgral)hic a(Iviee re- ceived by the l)alestine Zionist Ex- el.. utivc. It, is reported further that many )ersons of school age are ai)lllying daily to the Zionist authorities, seek- ing infornmtion as tn enrolhnent in the Secondary School of Palestine. DR. ROTHENBERG HEADS YOUNG JUDAEA CAMPAIGN Noted Physician and Communal Worker to Lead Drive for $50,000. New York, Oct. 16.--Dr. Simon I{othenberg, prominent New York neurologist and well known commun- al worker, who for many years has been active in the leading Jewish endeavors of New York and who was acting Treasurer and member of the Administrative Committee of the Keren Hayesod, will head the eam- )aign for $50,000 for Young Judae which commences on Novemher 7 in New York City and throughout the country. The caml)aign which Young Ju(laea is at)out to commence is for the imr - lose of raising funds t.o carry on The Young Judaean Magazine, and fnr the purpose of organizing field work nn I)chalf of Young Judaea. This National ()rganization of Jewish youths now numllers fourteen thousand members betwee.n the, ages of eight and eighteen and distributed in eight hundred "rod fifty clubs throughout twenty-eight states in the lhd(m. Riga, Oct. 16. (J. T. A.)--The Jew- ish working men in the Soviet coun- tries were strongly censured for their adherance to the Jewish religion in a resolution a(h)l)tcd at the conference of Jewish Communist Social Workers held at Ekatcrinoslov. The confer- enee was l)rnml)ted to adopt the reso- lution by the fact th'd, during the Itigh ]Ioliday season, the Jewish workers refrained from work and at- tended synagogue services. "l have always stood without res- ervation against arty discrimination I)etwee.n races, classes and creeds.. l am unalterably opposed to the evident purl)oses nf the secret or- ganization known as the Ku Klux Khm."--Senator LaFollctte. The Best in Photographic Art Bushnell Studio S. WALTERS Arcade Building MA In 3942 HARRY M. FROST Union Street, Just around the corner from Second Avenue Luilder o] Qyalily Clothes BUSINESS SUITS ,57,00 Man3 patterns to choose Jrom l:be 3ewisb Cran$rl CONGREGATIONAL Herzl Congregation Sixteenth Ave. and E. Fir Street Rabbi Baruch Shapiro Services: Every morning and even- ing; Friday evening at 7; Saturday morning at 8:30. Temple De Hirsch Fifteenth Ave. and E. Union St. Rabbi Samuel Koch Services: Friday evening at 7:45; Sat- urday morning at 10:30. Cong. Ezra Bessaroth Fifteenth Ave. and Fir Street Cantor David Behar Services: Every morning and even- ing; Friday evening at 6; Saturday morning at 8; Religious School ev- ery afternoon. Cong. Bikur Cholim Seventeenth Ave. and Yesler Way Rabbi Simon Winograd Services: Daily at 6:30 a. m., 7:30 a. m. and 7:15 p. m.; Friday even- ing at 7:00; Saturday morning at 8:30. Rabbi Winograd discourses on the portion of the week Saturday morning and on Jewish Ethics and Philosophy Saturday at 4:30 p. m. ROUMANIAN REFUGEES LANDED IN CANADA Montreal, Oct. 16 (J. T. A.)--The eleventh and largest group nf Jewish stranded refugees who were grante.d l)ermission Iry the Canadian govern- ment r) enter Canada, landed at Halifax on the eve of Rosh Hashana on the S. S. "Braga," after a journey of twenty-three days dire(:tly from Constanza. The group, consisting of 400 per- sons, were extended a warm welcome by the Jewish community of IIalifax and representatives of the hnmi- grant Aid Society. 160 of the group remained in Montreal; the other 240 left immediately for Central and Western Cana(la. The grou l) lnade 't l)articularly lasting impression, owing to the fact that among them were re,my of high intellectual attainments and pro- fessinnal rn(!n Slleh IlK engille, ers dentists, students, lh:brew teachers, cantors 'rod ShoehetinL Jerusalem, Oct. 16.--The l)ales - Line Antiquitie.s Department is tak- ing over the supervision of all an- tiquities in Transjordania, according to an oflicial statement issued here. The Palestine Arab Press fears a gradual del)riwttion of Transjordan- ia's indel)endence, l)ointing to the statement of the l)alestine Govern- ment that Cohmel Cox, British Po- litical Officer in Transjnrdania, will henceforth supervise Transjordania's fillan(es. tt "The Home Newspaper Of Pacific $ Northwest Jewry.'P NATIONAL CHEST PLAN AROUSES MORE DISCUSSION Plan for Proposed National Com- munity Chest Discussed Fur- ther; Opinions Differ Con- cerning Palestine. New York, Oct. 16 (J. T. A.)--The (luesti(m:tirc sent out by the Jewish Telcgral)]fic Agency ctmcerning the llracticallility of the l)rol)t)sed Na- l,i(mal Jewish Community (hcst in the United St'd.es, is I)cing I)rtmdly discussed in Jewish circles. The I)oint of disl)ut( in the questi(m, "What is to I)e included in the pro- l)osed chest?" l)ifference tlf opinion is ex1)re.ssed , particularly with regard to l'alestine. 1Latllli Mm'ris S. lmz'u'on, of the Baltimore llebrew Congreg'dSon, says, "I consider the. estalllishmeut of a national chest for all Jewish charitMfle ,rod e(lueational activi- ties to be the tinest and most practic- al ate I) forw'rd. It deserves the sup- port of all American Jewry. Y(lu ask me how I thinl the Board should I)e elected, lerhal)s it good l)l'm would be to h'tve e.very tlgcn(y re])r(s(qlted in the Chest send delegates in I)rn- llortion to its size and I)udget to 't meeting at which from among those rel)resented , a governing board might I)e elected whi(.h shouhl have charge also of the distrit)ution of funds. I ant not at all sure that Palestine should I)e included in such a chest. I am, as you know, deeply interested in the Zionist movement and in the restoration of Palestine and ] be- lieve the question nf alh)cating flmds in this direction m'y, I)ecause of differences of opinion on this subject, prove detrimental to both causes. The Palestine appeal can stand on its own feet." Favor Annual Drive "1 am heartily in favor of a united effort," states Mr. Nat Stone of the Boston Store, Milwaukee, "wherein all Jewry will take part in assemhling its forces towards the conclusion of one fund. This should be an annual affair, and under no cir(.umstanees, other causes should be permitted to interfere or ereate additional efforlls. This should operate along the line of our Federated Charities, of which we have now, many, and works so splendidly. I sincerely trust you will advocate this, as I am alsu pro- meting the thought through this part of the country, ahmg the same lines." "I fear," says 1Lat)bi Max Heller, of the Congregation Teml)le Sinai, New Orleans, "that the phm for a mtinnal chest, (.overing our domestic and foreign charities, is too gigantic to lie l)rael,iealrle and inq)lie.s, to my fe, eling, an extreme concentration which may i)rnve, dangerous. I am, at all times, in favor of broadening our phihmthrol)y so as to inchuh: education. Palestine, too, is an integral element in any COml)le.te plan of permanent uphuihling. 'rhel nmthods for electing otfieers and dis-: tributin funds could be agreed upon easily enough. The paramount ques- tion would be whether the eeononlical savings and other material adwmt- ages would eounterbahmce the in- evitable loss of personal inte.rest and active particip'tion." NEW AND USED STORE FIXTURES AT THE RIGHT PRICE llcme Store Fixture Co. R. W. DEARBORN, Prop. Phone MAin 6608 Westlake & 6th Ave., at 1906 Near Farmers' & Westlake Markets PANTORIUM DYE WORKS, INC. 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