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the InevKabla realgnAtlons to reduce the be. end should masnlflcent taxpayers are by unavoidable been Imposed on war as a sufficient with the war profiteering. demands upon their pockets that they are either a reduction or that preeenl un.atla level. Only la situation In a than now wisely decide to as a non-utility, quite a tiecea-aary. but they Are that economy in many Is brought to remembered. for, and benefiting, few dreaming fraction, and general public convenient though " The taste for good a few novels put their leisure reading of fiction demand litera more directly public libraries we cannot Afford, to close them efficiency. Is something Abhorrent In " the German that was described Mr. Gsastt's from Paris. te him by a $1,000,000,000 FUND TO REBUILD JEWRY Six Million Souls Will Need Help to Resume Normal Life When War Is Ended. LOANS WITHOUT INTEREST Committee ef American Jews Lays Plans for the Greatest Humani tarian Task in History. The Amerkan people. Jews end hon- ewa alike, w ill soon b askea le lena or contribute the larger part of A fund of r proximately $1.0oO.00.00O to carry out plana for the reconstruction of the Jewry of the entire world. Announcement to this effect, together with the general plan of procedure, was made public last night, following a meeting held yesterday In Uie ffk-e of Felix M. Warburg of Kuhn. Ixeb at Co.. Chairman of the Joint Distribution Committee of the American Funds for Jewish War Sufferer. While the appeal wilt go out to the en tire world, the people of war-ravAged Europe, it Is believed, will not be In po sition to further the plan financially te Any large extent, so thAt the burden will fall upon the t'nlted States. Canada. And perhaps England. The money for the proJet. tl.e largest purely humanitarian undertaking tn history, w ill not be sought aloe through contribution, but wilt embrace toaea. and will be accepted from non-Jewish as well as Jewish sources. The exact date and the duration rf the campaign for the bllllon-dollar reconstruction fund was not announced, but preliminary week ha already beg-iin. The plan Is the reault of months ef A me as re Added to lbs eslatence suffer th ery of four Instance AHrta; homes and .ton. died, and of eery large cent., wlil e-eonatrurtlon I pon burden and way la tr.ia object th people, and Dtettlbu-tlon I'omtnlttee. section of Arnerv Itself te The plana to rail Jewrv both and opportunity to list a ."There Is Jewry every f sitriess-ful cTrryln EnpsH-snce. brains, wherewithal Dlatrlbutloti enroll In the thousands pest to the every Jewish In America.- The Joint tinder whose rehabilitation will the Central, and Relief the committee sending of the purpose In-forms tlpa situation to be It has since tain, a BJttce In report directly ritories disbursed Albert Van returned to nps-llon trip of Th nearly lief tV th and ulbured Csmmttte.

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  1. The New York Times,
  2. 18 Oct 1918, Fri,
  3. Page 12

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