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March 22, 1968 - Image 9

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1968-03-22

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Jewish Groups Condemn Polish Anti-Semitism

THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS

Friday, March 22, 1968-9

Locust, the insect most often re- by nine different names in the Old
ferred to in the Bible, is called Testament.

GENEVA (JTA) — The World The Polish spokesman was quoted out that Poland has banned emi- VIP
Jewish Congress condemned the as saying that contrary reports in gration to Israel since the late
1950s.
Polish government's anti-Semitic the foreign press were unfair.
The American Jewish Congress
campaign as "the greatest cal-
Zorza reported that a study of
umny against the small Jewish demanded that the Polish govern- photographs of anti-Zionist post-
community of 20,000 souls — the ment "repudiate the incitement to ers that began to appear at offi-
remnant of 3,000,000 citizens primitive racial and religious hat- cially organized meetings all over
200 ROOM HOTEL—BUILDINGS AND CONTENTS
of pre-war Poland who were the red and halt their scurrilous and Poland after the student riots last
TUESDAY, MARCH 26TH AT 11:00 A.M.
victims of mass murder by the racist appeals to latent anti-Semit- week indicated that they may have
By order of the Board of Directors assets of the
Nazi anti-Semites." The statement ism."
been prepared long before the stu-
made by Dr. Nahum Goldmann,
MONTREAL — The Canadian dent demonstrations and that an
WENONAH HOTEL, BAY CITY, MICH.
president of WJC, said it was "un- Jewish Congress, in a statement anti-Zionist campaign was planned
This desirable 200 room Hotel is located in Downtown Boy
thinkable that the Polish govern- Wednesday, denounced the "base- by Communist authorities well in
City, overlooking the beautiful Wenonoh Park and Saginaw River.
ment should permit the Jews to less propaganda by Polish politi- advance, irrespective of any dem-
be exploited as a scapegoat for its cians and the Polish press alleging onstrations. "It is also clear that
UNUSUAL INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY
present internal difficulties and that Jews or Zionists are instiga- they have all come from the party's
TREMENDOUS POTENTIAL
fail to denounce this attempt to tors of the current unrest in Po- Agit-Prop department whose head
revive the traditional anti-Semit- land." The statement, made by is Leon Stasiak, a Jew," Zorza
Comfortably furnished guest rooms all with private Oaths and
ism of former reactionary forceS Michael Garber, CJC president, wrote. His brother is Stefan Sta-
carpeting.
in Poland.
All public rooms and facilities recently modernized and refur-
said the campaign was "an out- szowski, the former Warsaw party
"Jews throughout the world," rageous calumny against a small secretary, who is now under at-
nished at a cost of over $250,000.00.
Dr. Goldmann said, "are deeply Jewish community of 20,000 souls, tack for allegedly promoting stu-
SDM HOTEL LICENSE, SWIMMING POOL, EXCELLENT CON-
disturbed_ by this campaign be- a tiny remnant of the 3,000,000 dent riots.
VENTION FACILITIES.
cause of its possible effects on the Jewish citizens of prewar Poland,
OTHER USES: Residential Apartment Hotel, Office Building,
Nursing Home, Clinic, Retirement Home, etc.
_ situation of the Jews in Poland who were the victims of mass mur-
- and- the encouragement it must der by the Nazi anti-Semites."
REAL ESTATE
give to anti-Semitic elements in Poland Tells Israeli Ritual
LAND: 1.11 Acres-48,000 Sq. Ft.
other countries."
Slaughterers to Go Home
HOTEL BUILDING: Four Stories and Partial Basement, Approx.
NEW YORK (JTA)—The Ameri-
JERUSALEM (JTA)—The chief
200,000 Sq. Ft. with 200 Guest Rooms, 10 Stores, Cock-
ean Jewish Committee denounced rabbinate disclosed that the Po-
tail Lounge, Ballroom, Dining Room, Kitchen, Public Rooms,
current anti-Jewish activities in lish government had declared "su-
Executive Offices, etc.
Poland as an effort to blame the perfluous" the presence in Poland
Fireproof Type, Concrete, Solid Brick, Masonry and
- country's Jews for "the recent of ritual slaughterers sent there
SEE OR CALL
reinforced steel construction, 2 Elevators, Concrete and
wave of protests against the rigid from Israel to prepare the ship-
Steel Stairways, steam heat by 2 Oil fired boilers.
control of cultural affairs by the ments of meat purchased in Po-
GARAGE BUILDING: 100'x120'-24,000 Sq. Ft., 100 car cop.,
ruling United Worker's (Commu- land by Israel under the Polish-
Solid brick and Masonry construction, concrete ramp, has
AT
nist) Party."
heated.
Israel trade agreement. The
delegation
of
the
American
A
Assets will be offered in Bulk, Parcels and Piecemeal.
slaughterers have been told to
Jewish Committee, which visited leave Poland. Polish-Israel trade
iLOn- CriJiman
INSPECTION: Daily to date of sale by appointment with B. Randall,
the Polish Embassy Monday ex- came to a virtual standstill after
Manager, Phone: 893-7575—Area 313
pressed disappointment at failure the Arab-Israeli war last June
elicit
'any
assurance
from
the
to
when Warsaw followed Moscow's
ILLUSTRATED BROCHURE ON REQUEST
Polish government to suppress pub- lead and severed relations with
1350 N. Woodward Birmingham
lic manifestations of anti-Semitism. Israel, and Polish beef shipments
JOS. B. WHITMAN COMPANY AUCTIONEERS
The delegation members took to Israel have dwindled.
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17605 James Couzens, Detroit, Mich.
the Polish position, as expressed
Phone: 864-7783—Area 313
Res. 357-0326
spokesman,
to
be
that
if
by its
Libelous Accusations
Jews were involved they were not
being punished as Jews or Zionists. by POlattd Assailed
BUENOS AIRES (JTA)—The six-
teenth plenary session of the South
Old Country Taunt
American Executive of the World
Jewish Congress denounced the
Follows Boy to Israel
"unfounded and libelous charges"
TEL AVIV (ZINS)—Yediot Ahro- by Polish Communist leaders and
not tells of a Polish immigrant press accusing "Jews and Zionists"
family placing a boy, Yurek, in a of instigating the current political
mental ward. Psychiatrists learned unrest among Polish university
that the boy's disturbed condition students.
stems from his experience in Po-
The delegates said it was "in
land.
conceivable" that the Polish gov-
One day the boy discovered he ernment allowed exploitation of
was born a Jew when a classmate the "remnant" of Polish Jewry
suddenly taunted him by calling which survived the Nazi holocaust
him "Jew," and caused the class as the victim for internal problems.
to jeer him. When he came home
The delegates called on the Fed-
in tears, the parents confessed eral Republic of West Germany to
that he really was a Jew. To spare cancel the statute of limitations on
Large
the child further complications, Nazi war crimes and crimes
Reg. $8.00
the family left for Israel where against humanity which is sched-
Yurek quickly adjusted himself uled to go into effect in 1969.
Small
and regained his composure.
The plenary session scheduled a
Reg. $2.50
A few weeks ago, a boy of a new fifth conference of Latin American
immigrant f a m i l y appeared in Jewish communities in October.
school. The moment Yurek saw Communist Proposes
$1.50
MATZO COVER, with 3 compartments. Reg. $2.50
him, he fell into a faint—it was Zionists' Deportation to Israel
the same "Polish" youth with the
LONDON (JTA)—A member of
$1.50
LARGE COLORFUL SEDER TRAY. Reg. $3.00
flaxen hair who had made his the Warsaw Politburo called in
school life in Poland miserable be- effect for the deportation to Israel
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cause of his Jewishness.
of "Zionists" in Poland who, he
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charged, were the instigators of
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the current student unrest and hos-
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But Ignacy Loga-Sowinski, who is
also president of the Trade Union
MATCHING GLASSES WITH GOLD LETTERED "CHAT" DESIGN __Ea. 75c
Council, tried to draw a line be-
tween "Zionists" and "Polish citi-
zens of Jewish origin, loyal to the
Polish people and linked to the
Sand rolled Kiddush cup in 20k gold. 7 3 /4
national culture who consider Po-
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inch height. Crystal washable. When wine
land to be their motherland."
colors of Matzo raised on tray. Hebrew
is
poured
in—
letters
and
wine
become
The official declared, in a speech
wording surrounding the Matzo. el
visible.
published in the newspaper Glos
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95
Individually boxed-Reg. $10.00 $
Pracy, that Zionists were trying
to
win
over
Polish
Jews.
Those
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who side with them, he said, are
CELEBRATING
themselves Zionists and consider
akstmits..stssms_st
Israel their motherland and "there-

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• Birthdays
fore, they should be given permis-
• Weddings
sion
to
leave
Poland
for
Israel."
WHILE SUPPLY LASTS !
• Other Family Occasions
He insisted that his suggestion had
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nothing to do with anti-Semitism.
"Only Zionists in this country and
Planting Trees
abroad present our struggle
Filling Your JNF Box
(against Zionism) as anti-Semit-
El Redeeming Dunams of Land
ism," he said. Jews loyal to Po-
Inscription in the Golden Book land, he added, "should be con-
Inscription in the Sefer Hayeled sidered our brothers."
Victor Zorza wrote in the Guard-
El Inscription in the Sefer
ian that the Polish government's
Bar-Mitzva
apparent invitation to Polish Jews
to emigrate might be a ruse to get
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