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PAGE Six THE JEWISH TRANSCRIPT, SEATTLE Dorothy Thompson Heads Defense For Nazi-Killer PARIS (WNS)--A secret trial for Herschel Grynzspan, 17-year-old Pol- ish Jew, who shot and killed Ernst yam Rath, third secretary of the German embassy, was foreshadowed this week when tile Foreign Office published a decree authorizing ch)scd trials of court cases likely to have international repercussions. Meanwhile, Vincent de Moro- Giafferi, one of France's most famous criminal lawyers, accepted a request from the Journalists Defense Fuml in New York to defend Grynzspan. Organized by Dorothy Thompson in cooperation with a committee of .... noted writers, the fund has already ,received over $10,000 in cash con- tributions from non-Jews in all parts of the United States in response to an appeal to raise a defense fund for' Grynzspan. NEWSFACT: Paris refugee circles are whispering that the assassina- tion of the Germau embassy's third secretary by a Polish Jew has all the earmarks of a second Reichstag fire. Reasoning behind this startling the- ory is that Herschel Grynzpan, an unknown Polish Jewish youth, couhl not have gained admittance to the upper floor of the German emtmssy without some one being anxious to have him get there. That someone, it is argued, might have been a Jewish Nazi agent provocateur--and there are numbers of them in all refugee centers--who sold Grynzspan the idea of shooting van Rath. Van Rath was selected as the victim--so the theory goes--because, he was the nephew of the late Roland Koester, German envoy to Paris, who com- mitted suicide when he learned he was a non-Aryan. Nazi Killed In Paris Was Non-Aryan's Kin NEW YORK.--There's an ironic angle to the assassination of that Nazi dii)h)mat in Paris by A Polish Jewish youth, el)servers noted this week. The victim, Ernst van Rath. was a nephew of the late Roland Koest- er, former German ambassador to France, who committed suicide be- caused he discovered a non-Aryan skeleton perched on his family tree. $50,000,000 Is British-Czech Loan LONDON (WNS)--A $50,000,000 loan by the British government to Czechoslovakia to be "applied to meet immediate requirements, par- ticularly relief for refugees and pro- vision of employment for them" was officially announced here this week together with an arrangement pro- viding for the emigration to England, France, Finland and other countries of 650 Jewish and other anti-Nazi refugees from the Sudetenland. These refugees have all been black- listed by the Nazis and their return to the Suds[on has been demanded by Germany in formal demands on Czechoslovakia. England has agreed to admit 300 of them, and France will take 200. Another" 150 will be divided among other countries. Czechoslovakia Orders Refugee Aid Ceased PRAGUE (WNS)--Aeting on a warning by Czech military authori- ties that continued aid to refugees from Germany and Austria was an- tagonizing Germany, the Jewish Re- lief Committee, which h.s been as- sisting thousands of refugees, this week distributed its remaining funds and went out of business. Dissolution of the committee came as a tragic blow to the Austrian and Germ,m refugees. ROBBINS & RICKLES Northern Life Tower IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR THE COUNTY OF KING In the Matter of the Estate of TItERON AUGUSTUS NOBLE, Deceased. In Probate, No. 71429, Notice to Creditors Notice is hereby given that the under- signed has been appointed and has qualified as executrix of the estate of THERON AUG- USTUS NOBLE, Deceased; that all persons having claims against said deceased are hereby required to serve the same, duly verified, on said executrix or her attorneys of record at the address below stated, and file the same with the Clerk of said Court, together 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, Dec. 2nd, 1938. CHARLOTTE B. NOBLE, Executrix of said Estate. ROBBINS & RICKLES, Attorneys for Estate, 2107 Northern Life Tower, Seattle, Wash. 12-2-38 8t 12-16-38 No woman has ever become a rabbi in Jewish history. But the fair sex took over a rabbinical seminary in New York this week, when six of New York's most prominent Jewish women headed the first Women's Conference on Jewish Affairs at the Jewish Theo- logical Seminary of America. Tak- ing leading parts were MRS. FELIX WARBURG, wife of the late great banker-philanthropist; and MRS. SOL M. STROOCK, spouse of the noted attorney and American Jewish Committee big- wig (both above); and MRS. WOLFE WOLFINSOHN, MRS. SAMUEL I. ROSENMAN, hand- some wife of the Roosevelt ad- visor, and MRS. SAMUEL SPIEGEL, national Conservative sisterhoods' head. Pike Place PUBLIC MRKET FnlsT IND PIK| FRESHER FOODS LOWER PRICES "MzzT VRE PRODUCER" A REAL ITALIAN DINNER $1.00 "Nothing Like It In Town" Make Reservations for Banquets and Parties ITALIAN VILLAGt CAFI . Phone SE. 9775 HAVANA CIGARS MILLERINE MILLERINE Grows Hair on Bald Headsl Cures Dandruff. 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These boys and girls will comprise the first group to emigrate from Roumania under the auspices of the Youth Aliyah (immigration) move- ment, which during the past four years has removed 3,100 children from Germany, Poland, Austria and Czechosh)vakia. Miss Nell Ziff, of New York, na- tional president of Junior Hadassah, said that new buildings at Meier Shfeyah, which is located in the Sa- marian hills, have been rushed to coml)letion to accommodate tire new arrivals, who are expected within a few weeks. Meicr Shfeyah, which is a rulral home-school, will give the Rouman- ian children an academic education and train them in agriculture or the crafts. They will study for four hours each day arrd work in the fields or the shops four hours. Onc hundred and fifteen boys and girls now live in the children's village. At the same time that the Rouinanian children are admitted 20 others selected from the Oriental communities of Pales- tine will also be placed in the new quarters. Junior Hadassah, this year spent $45,000 on the maintenance and en- largement of Meier Shfeyah, which since 1925 has graduated 400 boys and girls and found jobs for them. Send 10,000 Children To Palestine--Hadassah NEW YORK.--Hadassah, the Wo- men's Zionist Orgmfiz.fl>ion of Am- erica, and largest Zionist groul) in thc world, this week cabled a plea to tire British Government to send at least 10,000 refugee children to the IIoly Lan(l "that they might be rehabili- tated among their own people after months of ill-treatment and terror." H'dassah is sole Americau agency for the Youth Aliyah (immigration) movement which has transferred 4,000 Jewish children from Central Europe to Palestine for" four and a half years. IIadassah sent $1,250,000 to Palestine last year, of which $370,000 was for Youth Aliyah. Catholic Youth Group Boos German Delegate OTTAWA (WNS)--A delegate of Jewish origin attending the first Canadian Catholic Youth Congress this week received a tremendous ova- tion from the 15,000 l)eople present while a German delegate was greeted with hoots and cat-calls as the con- gress endorsed a statement that "Catholics do not approve of racial boundaries." Threat To Professor Ends In Jail NEW ORLEANS (WNS)--An at- tempt to boycott all "racial Jews" in New Orleans by an organizatiou calling itself the "League for the Res- toration of Aryan Supremacy in Am- erica" was disclosed this week with the arrest of Josclrh Hahn-Korff, an alien German who is secretary of the league, on a charge of scnding de- famatory matter through the mails. Hahn-Korff was arrested on the comphdnt of Dr. Alton Ochsner, Tu- lane University I)rofessor of medi- cine, who said he had received a post- card with the following warning from the German: "An effort is being made for the benefit of unsusl)ecting Gentiles to list all racial Jews in this territory. Your na]n as well as your character suggcsts according to testimony by a number of former associates of yours, that you tire either 100 per cent or partly Jcwish. "Should you fail to produce con- vincing evidence to the contrary within a reasonat)le tinm, you will be listed as described above. N.B. We ire m)t interested in your religious denonfination." Professor Ochsner, who is not a Jew, said he had discharged Hahn- Kofff, a biochemist, from he Charity Hospital chemistry laboratory seven years ago because "he was too Prus- siam" The postcard was turned over to the postal authorities who haled Hahn-Korff before U. S. Commis- sioner R. H. Carter, Jr. It .:. ::: ::::k'?. f.x::" .h'& . -. 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Latest news films and short subjects round out the continental-flavored bill. Satur- day and Sunday, performances are continuous from 2 p. m. until llp. m. B'nai B'rith Colony Thrives WASItINGTON, D C.  Forty German Jewish refugees are already settled on the B'nai B'rith Colony in Palestine, and there will soon be ac- commodations for 100 families, it was announced this week. The colony was provided for when B'nai B'rith, two years ago, gave $100,000 to the Jewish National Fund for the purpose. The $100,000 gift, largest given by any organization at that time, came at the height of present riots in Pal- estine. The colony consists of 8,000 du- nams (2,000 acres) of land northeast of the ohain of Jewish settlements that exiiend via Ein Harod to the new Jewish points in the plain of Be|san, in the Jordan Valley. It is encompasued on all sides by Arab territory, and therefore has a stout stockade around it and a high watch tower with a powerful search- light. The B'nai B'rith Colony intends to develop into a moshav, i.e., a small-holders' village, where every family will have its own house and farm, although some of the crops raised may bc produced in common. Practically all of the settlers are from Germany. All of them are sons and daughters of German B'nM B'rith members Dry-farming is pursued by the colonists, who have to import their water until a boring on the colony itself is completed. They are equipped with tractors, comhines, arrd mechanical ph)ughs, as well as electricity, and are growing wheat, oats, and maize. "The very meution of B'nai B'rith is now forbidden in Germany," B'nai B'rith officials commented. "The name has beeu exiled with the Jews. "And like them, it has found one new home in a new Jewish outpost which links Emek Jezreel with Lower Galilee." HUNDREDS OF JEWS JAILED BUDA]'EST (WNS)--Scveral hun- dred Jews in Eastern Hungary have been rounded up by the police and sent to a concentration camp at Nagy Kanizsa, according to reports this week in tire pro-Nazi and anti- Semitic press. KESSLER & LAURIE, Inc. INSURANCE AND FINANCE SMITH TOWER &NNEX MAin 8070 DECEMBER 2, 193 SholomAsch Decides To Live In U. S. [rote: NEW YORK (iV N S)- Sh01  -,if Asch, Polish-born mturalized eitize|  ." who is regardcd as the greatest liv|,,. Yiddish write,', will make his pera 'uEW YORK 7;: i00?!iii:ii!0000 'broad since 1925. Asch said he once felt he could l live in America and write at the sn$ time l)ut added: "I was wrong. It: the American artist's duty to e parlance the full l)rcssure of life t day and from it to create somethi Ainerican. I shall write of Amerial Jewish life. Portland Ma. Is Peacemaker PORTLAND--Samuel B. well stein, Per[hind attorney and ( munal leader, was I)eing congr latcd this week on his appointmen Secretary of Labor Frances per as one of the four' pcrmanent la arbiters in disputes arising fror terpretation of thc new coag recently signed by Harry Brid rcpresenting 13,000 Pacific 0r longshoremen, and by the Wa! front Employes' Association of t Pacific Coast. e f0 Mr. Weinstein, who is attorn Y the Oregon State milk control bt will handle disputes arising i r gon ports. Pious Yeshiva Studel Pray For Reform JeW _ NEW YORK.--More thaa yeshivas--rabbinical schools in e ern and central European count[ as well as in Palestine, recited memorial prayer for the des& Kaddish--daily throughout the P year in commemoration of the det of Felix M. Warburg, on October 1937, it was revealed today. In addition Mishnah was st0 daily throughout the year in ho of the philanthrol)ist, who hi was a Reform Jew. el In the prayers, the Hebrew, a.S., as the English names, were appllee namely, Baruch the son of 1i# known as Felix M. Warburg. k after Pr( Unprece(leni denunciati Pie said, "I eve such th atieth-centt [he Catholic ires protest( *aWide r'ulio leading p th raised t [gnat|on ag ted Ul)on tt ticipating ih0p John J. isho I) Join ld, Bishop 1' 0re, and M ll, reel,or of +rdmal O'( I a statcme: ty dechu'i all civilize, hty God to s of st,ch cri Phe Board Ithodist Ep Sed itself ++ked by the of the Jew ItOYCOT2 illiam Gre, let|can Fede all fcdcra !Ubled after ['Nazi 1)oyc, leo joining i '|can Legi 3rmick, g -lks; the C. A.; [grass; the Ce and I)er 8faith, pres len's Chris I; Ruth Otta ti0nal Coun: iliams, pros| th Maude National I Profession Poling, pre lal Society c New York ( debaker, U. leSt|on; Pre tanford Ur lSon, secre olic gd uca Petting|l] 1 Congress Mrs. Sadb t of the G country with $8 in his pocket .di I  ,, ,1 Hitler is so powerful, he s r  a deep German accent at the Me0 'CIS" Home, where he is a phyS b tt 0 that everyone m forced to f him. The Jews are scorned, a., this reason my entire m.acticc d..d led away, little by little until  nothing left." i His wife and son are still in tria and he is tortured by th00 of how he can bring them here Catholics Are Hit BY Nazi's Mailed Fist .  LONDON--The mailed NaZI *e k hits not only at the Jcw, but at ,d Catholic too, it w'm dcmonS .a, liD" tiffs week when the Nazi cra,,ia . . Atlas" sloner for Organizations for or' dissolved thc largest Cathoh @ ]z  " tire "- gan" at on in the country, ..... . v,lA'g year-old Volksbund des ' ehen Oesterreichs. e, Catholic Action, is the olY0ie" vivor of the great Catholic' ties in Austria. . ,: , Christ' Fifteen colleges of the  bY Brothers in Austria conductCae# some 250 religious and serving v,,ed than 4,000 students have bee e by order of the civil authorities" BUT--Cardinal De ies He Opposes Hitler e VIENNA (WNS)--In a state+l01i read from the pull)its of all U a;t, churches in Vienna, Cardinal 1.m;til er this wcck made a strenuOUs feting of chm'ges that he had been PPU Chancellor Hitler. ' Rabbi Elizer said, "Let thY frlh'e honor bc as dear to thee aaier own, be not easily excited to ty and repent one day before death." th Carolina II)er of Ken 8feathers ey and L p?ch usetts, tIH OFFI ;torney-Gm -d a protesl le governo] ed their pr flamations ay for' the 'rtest also r, nation al Grange. PROTEI road, pro .a that he tsh outrage; 'rd Mount I111[ SUPEI rl"E OF W FOR K i VANDER] POOL Def 310383,' Sur . STATE ( ,t TIt VAND] t are heret t Sixty (60) ' laUblteation t,Ii sixty (60 , 'aber, 1938, action in th,  the compL tlool, and s he undere at their ! YOur failure tl against y, eemplaint qrk of said , I action is o I.%d or e: hndonment. MASLAN Attorne h ad Post Off 7 Ratlwe I,. ttle, King  Bt 12-23-3 Doctor Is Amazed At Jewish Policemen! NEW YORK -- Of all the thing r that capture the interest of 1 Bernhard Wagner, a refugee d0  're ' from Vmnna, the Emp ir, Building and the coming World  }11 , take second place. .ia en s Club "Cart you imagine," he said  hester, Yal week, "there are Jewish police[eOasin__,, .,. anf anDd firemen. Ach, wonder'ful':rie:lties;andS r. Wagner arrived here frothy Iofthe Ael e m na, where at one time he had .g  aongU. S. eral practice consisting large Yil est were B, Gentile patients. He came to [Iarrison of