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April 24, 1959 - Image 30

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1959-04-24

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Modern Psychology Applied to Study of
Magic and Religion in Human Behavior

Holiday Greetings

Maurice Garelik

Anti-Bomb Bill
Passes Florida
Lower House

A Most Happy Passover
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In "Magic and Religion," pub- the Jew which Hitler supplied
lished by Philosophical Library or they invented to explain away
his achievements that permitted
(15 E. 40th, N. Y. 16), George
As The Jewish News goes
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B. Vetter applies modern psy- mass anti-Semitism."
press, word is received
to
This
is
unconvincing
and
un-
chological theories to his exam-
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realistic. The Hitlerites knew that the Florida House of
ination
of
metaphysics
as
they


Representatives has passed a
there were genius among the
relate to magic and religion.
German Jews, yet they sought measure introducing the ■•••••■•■■•••
The author treats man's reli-
their destruction. They knew death penalty for bombing
Holiday Greetings
gious behavior as human be-
Passover Greetings
public institutions. The bill
havior. He makes the point that about Einstein, yet they exiled
now goes to the Senate for
him.
The
leaders
among
Ger-
MARGOLIS
clerical celibacy has the effect
BERT BAKER
action.
man anti-Semites were the Ger-
of removing a large fraction of man students, and they surely
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla., (JTA)
the highly intelligent section of
—A bill that would impose the
the population from the ranks knew that there were great men death penalty for bombing
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in the faculties of the universi-
of
those
who
produce
the
new
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houses of worship, schools and
ties
they
sought
control
of.
generations and he says that
Vetter generalizes too much. other public buildings was •■ ••••• ■ •• ■ ••••• ■ •••••••••-
this accounts for the relatively
There
is little, if any, effective- introduced in the lower house
poor showing made by Chris-
a
ness
about
his statement, in ex- of Florida's legislature.
tians as compared with Jews in
The measure has the backing
Passover Greetings
1Holiday Best Wishes
creative and higher-level intel- plaining Judaism, that "the re- of Gov. Le Roy Collins, who
cently discovered Dead Sea
ligence performances.
MOSKOVITZ
called for such legislation last
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This contention will undoubt- Codexes go a long way to clos- year after several bomb out-
ing
the
gap
between
Judaism
BROTHERS
edly be challenged by those who
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and Christianity via the Essene rages had occurred.
PLUMBERS
maintain
that
there
are
no
supe-
The Governor called for con-
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rior faiths or races. Jews will sects." He must first prove that sideration by that body of
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who
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he certainly makes a point, in
thor's statements that—
stripping religions "of their pre- against religious institutions
"One could well appreciate
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tenses of having some special, and schools in the State.
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Holiday Greetings
the considerations of modesty
He referred to the dyna- : Holiday Best Wishes 4(
transcendental character," that
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which would motivate a Jew
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miting
of
Beth
El
Congregation
4,
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publicly to play down differ- "they are but behavior; human, in Miami last March and of the
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however well meant, are always BY RABBI SAMUEL J. FOX plored the bad name these out-
dangerous. One wonders, had
(Copyright, 1959, JTA, Inc.)
rages gave to Florida.
the numerous Germans who
Passover Greetings
Passover Greetings
It is customary for Jewish
readily became such vicious ex- women to offer special prayers Hebrew U. Honors Yankee
WYOMING - 7 MILE ponents of anti-Semitism, been for their children when kin- JERUSALEM (JTA) — A
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frankly taught all along that the dling the sabbath candles.
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was the undesirable qualities of ways better to approach the
Almighty with one's request
when performing a virtuous
Greetings and Best Wishes
deed.
Passover Greetings
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The rabbis specifically note
(Talmud Babli, Shabbos 23a)
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that one who properly observes
Greetings of the Season
the commandment of kindling
the candles begets scholarly
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Holiday Greetings to All
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premium over and above the
official rate of exchange of
Passover Greetings
1.80 Israeli pounds to the
dollar," it was announced by
Yohanan Beham, director of
the Israel Government Tourist
Office.
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"As a result, tourists will
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changed, up to a maximum of
$1,500 per month."
The 20 per cent bonus was
introduced to encourage tourist
Greetings of the Season
traffic to Israel, and its effect
is expected to be felt as early
as this spring, the Israeli offi-
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obviates and replaces the 20
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ment-approved store s," he
stated.
Best Wishes on Passover
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