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November 26, 1971 - Image 17

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1971-11-26

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• How : - Jewisli Sthtegman's Murderer
Atoned- by:Saving - Jews During WW a _

$1 Million Gift to Create EWE DETOWE JEWISH NEWS
MAW, Itovembor 26, 1971-17
Brandeis Politics School
WALTHAM; iliiiii--4S- $1',000,000 Virginia Communities Unite Into Association

...s Aug
RICHMOND, Va. (JTA) — The communities which do not have
gift from prominentAilifiantitropic
e5Mw dart ae " and civic leaderReijmnin11.,Swii Richmond Jewish Community professional personnel and whose
"Frritk: *
qu hing --'
- 9-rgamOzery :
Thrii-Ikeitiiihereshidents, I thin 'of Raer
git be could but of San FrinelSect; -chliirman- of the Council has announced formation residents do not receive a flow of
der. the influence of anti-Semitio be seized every opportunity to Fairmont Hetet 'Co. and - a trustee of the first Virginia Association information regarding Jewish af-
loodibm murdered Walter Rathe- learn to speak Hebrew and know of Brandeis University„: ha-Cinder- of Jewish Communities. The new fairs."
nau; the first and last Jew ever all possible about the tenth cat- written a school of political science agency was created at a special
to -represent Germany before the eerning the Jews.
at Brandeis. -
statewide meeting of community
woild, "-Over a million citisons
leaders c ailed by Samuel S.
His conscience .moved him to a
honored him at the funeral jour-
strange course of action. He sought
an Francisco,- Brandeis- Chancel- Wurtzel, community council presi-
ney down the Unter den Linden.
every Jew possible -to asso-; lor Ahram.-14.-Sailiar said the Ben- dent.
That was on June 24,1922, dur- out
He said the association would
ing the - Weimar Republic when ciate- with. He paid :Jewish:. In-' jamin jit: Sivit :School of- Political seek "to bridge the communica-
art and Science . .ynif:-enCoMpais the -uni-
• Rathenau was minister of foreign gionnairet to teach
gap among communities with
Hebrew. He -
confined_ aersity'e-inditioa'dePartmeof. in-
affairs. That minder was to- btL
himself to Jewish- ointacts. .6ug a-mimber of- endowed particular emphasis on the small
come the signal for the rise of Though
he was the adjutant-chief, aeademie-*. chairs Which were es-,
Nazism throughout the coimtry.
he invited ordinary Jewish soldiers
-._ earlier through the ef-
Kern and Fischer committed to play bridge with him at his ,tiblithed
suicide, but Ernst Techow flew cool, mosquito-proof cabin.
iThese designations include the
to No'rth- Africa, .where he joined
One night after a ;few rourida, Harry S. Truman Chair in Amer-
the French Foreign Legion.
he abruptly stopped -and said in a ican Civilization, the Earl Warren
Rathenau'a mother, devoid of grave voice: "I know
; you -fellows Chair in American Constitutional
any desire for revenge, wrote
as most non-cams do, that Studies, the Christian A. Herter
Techow's mother this letter a few think.
I dislike - you,- bat that isn't true. Chair in International Relations
days after the murder: "In grief I love all JeWs. In my opinion they
unspeakable I give you my hand. belong to the finesit and most and the Adlai E. Stevenson Chair
Say to your son that in the name gifted people in the ivorld.". - in International Politics.
and spirit of him, he"--has mur-
Not long -after, a stranger came
dered. I forgive, even • as - God into the adjutant's, cabin 'and,- sa-
may forgive, if before a heavenly luting Techow,.-said.. "Legionnaire Jewish-Operated Bank
judge he repent.- Had he known Rathenan, Mon Adfutant- Chief!'" Reopens in - Argentina
my son, the noblest man earth Whereupon Techovi "lumped up en
bore, he had rather turned the if struck by -lightning. "Rather
weapon on himself than on him. nau? : "A relative of the late great Jei'is h.owned Commercial Bank of
Buenos - Aires which closed two
May these words give peace to statesman?" -
1 -
weeks ago in a financial scandal
your soul. Mathllde Rathenau."
"I was his nen/,

that, - rocked -the Jewish commu-
Deluxe Sojourn
That letter_ sent to Techow by
After a dead iulenee, Techow ag ty
, has
under new man-
his mother altered his every said. "Rathenau, I am one ni
15 Days — 13 Nights
thought and action for the re- of the murderers of your Uncle."
mainder of his life. All he could
Then Techow prodneed it sheet - Julio Geller, the bank's new di-
think about was the horror of a
rector, said -the bank now - enjoys
university employing professors to Of _paper turned sightly yellow:- the confidence of the _Argentine
teach falsehood and hatred, - so as It -was the letter:Walter Bathe- government's Central Hank and
to destroy the minds - of 'students.
mother over MI • years ago- expressed, the hope that it will
continue to receive the support of
Full tomb kookiest
Techow went- on to say, "That all
Jewish bodies in Argentina and
Projected Restrictions
7 Full Days Sightseeing
is the most PreciOns Paszetodon
From New York °7 190
abroad. . .
- was,- Now that ;yen are - here
on Immigrant Privileges
The Commercial Bank of Buenos
perhaps: you will help me with
Based_oa- Double- - -
Endangers French Aliya
Bowes Noah*
a Plan to make atonement far Aires was started 60 years ago as
°a ,uPancY
PARIS,- (JTA) — Large numbers my dastardly dee d."'
a mutual aid -cooperative serving
Call or Write . . .
one Sand plaza
of prospective immigrants to Israel
Rathermu's advice -to . his un- Jewish -peddlers and small shop-
Mimi Hozmon Travel Consultant
207,Sajpramnfiekt resed
from France -'may ehange-their cle's murderer was that Teehow eV/heti. It rose to the status of a
soeMseskt adthigee 48075
minds about aliya if Israel curtails could:- go .to Marseilles .to: do. a bank many years, later but still
some of the financial privileges it one-man life-saving lob for Jews represented mainly Jewish in-
travel service
phone: 358-3300
grants to new immigrants.
seeking to : get out into the Free
The JTA learned that many pros- World. Techow had accumulated a
pective immigrants have contacted substantial fortune , by adding his
e ee
_e% - •
- • e e•:,e
the Paris .office of the Jewish profits from black - marketeering
Agency to-find out if the restrict- to the inheritance. acquired., froth
ions are already In force.
several of- his_ wealthy deceased
Restrictions on immigrant loans, relatives. •
rent subsidies and customs duty ex-
When -Seen in'Marseilles in 1941
Put new life into his formal wardrobe with a highly styled tuxedo and
emptions are _under consideration he was disgialsed • as a dock
matching accessories. Only at Gingiss can you select from such a vast
by the Israel government 'because worker. From -1.14:reie rich Jews,
of the country's serious economic Ile l wou d 'extract- ; reasonable fee
array of styles in a rainbow of colors.
situation. None of the restrictions !or supplyingthem- with exit vi:
have been reported to have gone sva; Casablanca ipermiti,,: - itc:- But
for every rich , J,eW there were a
into effect at this time. -
Local Jewish leaders fear that dozen 'ones -that * he
immigration - from- -France might lieltied to - escape. A. -
Techow became legendary fig.
drop sharply unless the economy
plans are abandoned. - lire hi Marseilles- refugee circles
Roger Pinto, secretary general and was known as-'the .:-4'oneman
of the French aliya movement, relief.' committee." • Inquiries re-
cabled Premier Golda Meir and vealed - that '-he: had saved' over
Fiance Minister Pinhas Sapir; urg- 1,000 Jewish lives'- - before being-
ing them to lift budgetary restric- aporebended and shot.
tions imposed on immigrantion ab- - So it came to Pisa, that- because
sorption. The -cable said that "vio- Ratbenau's mother Conquered all
lent protests" against these meas- her desires for revenge the- first
man to murder -a Jew in- Germany
ures have already occurred.
because of raee-, 'iredeinied his
* *
crime by giving; hie-life to- saving
Accused Moroccans
over 1,000 Jewish.



book couzens




Reported in Israel-

TEL AVIV (JTA) --The Ohana Heart Diseflei Leading
brothers; Jewish, businessmen Death Cause in. Israel'
wanted in Morocco in connection
TEL AVIV (ZINS) — Israel is
with alleged illegal actvities, are Seventh on the list of countries
in Israel. Paul Ohana, an oil ex- with a Jiigh incidence of deaths
ecutive accused of price rigging, due to heart disease, as compared
was - joined- in Ashkelon by his with other Causes. The U.S.A. is
brother- Henri. -
Moroccan Jewish sources ear-
A, study conducted by. Tel Aviv
lier identified Henri Mena as -University Prof: Daniel bruiser
one of three Jewish businessmen shows that foe Middle-age males
whose arrests were annonimed who come from European coun-
by the Moroccan Justice-Ministry tries of origin, Ahe incidence of
Nov. 11 for alleged corruption death from heart disease is three
and misuse of public funds.
times greater than for France,
The announcement identified only and also 30 per cent higher than
one, David Amar, secretary of the for Germany and 15 percent more
Jewish Community Council in than for all Scandinavian coun-
Henri said the charges by the
In the year 1968, for every 1,000
Moroccan - government were base- male deaths in the above-men-
less and stemmed from political tioned category, 501 were the

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