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March 31, 1961 - Image 37

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1961-03-31

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4-HOUR
LAUNDRY

American Jew in Civil War Was
Scapegoat for Both North, South

Happy Passover

BY ALFRED H. PAUL

GLOBE PARCEL SERVICE

(Copyright, 1961. Jewish Telegraphic
Agency, Inc.)

Overseas Parcels — Duty Pre-Paid

and blamed as Jews whenever
the balance of war turned
2501 Woodward, at Henry
the Confederacy.
The American Jew during the against

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At one time, during the war,
Civil War period—as the Jew
in all periods of history and in anti-Semitism became so pro-
nounced, that a Jewish army
all lands—could not for- officer fighting for the Confed-
•■•■■■•• nearly
get that he was something else
.
erac\.. Col. Adolphus H. Adler,
besides an American.
Passover Good Cheer
challenged
the editor of the
The Jew was not allowed to
Richmond
Examiner
to a duel
forget his Jewishness—although
he was certainly proud of it..A for maligning Jews as a race.
When a converted German
country in turmoil found, in the
- "Not Just a Filling Station"
Jew,
a
scapegoat.
Anti-Semitism
Jew
in Frankfurt, Baron Er-
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!was rife on both sides of the langer, floated a $6,000,000 loan
Road Service
fighting lines during the entire to the Confederacy, he was at-
12745 Dexter
WE 5-9497 1 Civil War. tacked as a Jew by Harper's
One of the South's most weekly, the Cincinnati Gazette
prominent statesmen was Judah and other leading periodicals in
nals
P. B e n j a in i n, apologist
Holiday Greetings
ailed to
on
er Jew h
slavery, friend of Co
ate hankers who were a '1g t
President Jefferso
is
sue- North.
cessively Attor
eneral, Sec-
The Rothschild family
retary of W
ld Secretary of
Frankfurt
was • riding mo y
State for
Confederacy.
to the
o Ame an
Anot
prominent South-
ish
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ers
erner
s David
Yul
gman,
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who
presented
ida
d of
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th
.S. Senate
fi rth of Unio
onds. One
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-when he r
of the wealt
men in the
Senate to •
North w
ex-Jew, August
Confede
Sincerest Best Wishes
Bel
who used all his
oth in the 'oath and in the
ealth to aid the North.
firth, Benjamin and Yulee
et such newspapers as the
re under constant
the Chicago Tribune and the New
itic attack thro
War
e North, York Herald spoke of all Jew-
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they F. acked as Jewish ish bankers as traitors who were

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secessionists; in the South, they preparing to sell out the North
--z...r----tnr ■ -u-----vons---- were attacked simply as Jews to the Confederacy.
Anti-Semitic preachers spoke
to large crowds in the North.
condemning Jews. Hate - litera-
ture was widely disseminated,
Best Wishes for a Happy Holiday
and even the most respected
newspapers had a hand in al-
most universal Jew - baiting.
Newspapers, as a rule, identi-
fied persons with Jewish names,
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arrested on charges of smug-
gling or other such crimes, as
Jews. They did not identify
Jews on the casualty lists as
Jews.
Passover Greetings
The New York Tribune and
Detroit Commercial Adver-
tiser, among other journals,
declared that "all Jews are
"For Better Real Estate Service"
gold speculators." The Boston
Sales - Appraisals - Management Surveys —"Confidential Reports
Mortgage Loan Correspondents for Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Co.
Transcript attacked "the chil-
20th FLOOR, PENOBSCOT BLDG.
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dren of Israel" because a pa-
triotic Southerner, a wealthy
Charleston Jew named Mor-
decai, contributed $10,000 to
the Confederacy.
Passover Greetings
A newspaper in Indiana
stated that "our fellow citizens
of the Hebrew persuasion are,
with a few honorable excep-
tions, all afflicted with the
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Copperhead mania."
And so it went, throughout
the war, both North and South.
Overlooked were- the Jewish
soldiers who flocked to the
Happy Passover
colors of their respective sides
—and the Jewish dead and
wounded who suffered along
with other fellow Americans.
Snap-Out Continuous Printers
The anti-Semitism of that
period furnishes a black chap-
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WA 3-8900
ter in the history of our coun-
try. __But that movement is
worth recalling as an illustra-
tion of the fact that, even in
this country, times of stress
Happy Holiday
could bring anti - Semitism to
the front.

-

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Passover Greetings

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435 West Seven Mile Road
Detroit 3, Michigan

Happy Passover

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Holiday Greetings

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Season's Best Wishes

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BEAUTY SALON

For Appointment Call

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Near Santa Barbara

Happy Passover

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Holiday Greetings

R. G. DUNN CIGARS

"An Achievement in Good Taste"

37 -- THE DETR OIT JEWISH NEWS — Friday, March 31, 1961

Holiday Best Wishes

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