Since 1933 there has been a noticeable immigration from Germany. [Though Wischnitzer doesn’t state the reason, this is obviously due to the rise of the Nazi Party.] After Palestine, America stands as the country that accepts the largest number of Jewish immigrants from Germany. However, as things stand today, America will not accept more Jews than is allowed in its quotas.
(Next month: The Jews of present-day Legnica in Poland)
About the Author: Ezra James Nollet is a retired U.S. government chemist living in Poland where he is officer of the local synagogue in Legnica. Before the Deluge appears the last week of each month.
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