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RED BRQADCASi lN "RITUAL MURDER"- CASE
12-year-old CKristian boy for whose
"ritual murder" Mendel Beilis, a Jew,
is about to be tried in Kiev, Southern
The Wounds on the-boy's face, the
poster points out, "represent the
markings of the Great Bear," and it
warns "alf Christians to protect your
children's lives during passover week
wheh the Jews seek blood to mix
with their bread." x
This poster, with its inflammatory
language and pictures, is a striking
'example of the methods of the fa
moUs "Black Hundreds" to incite
mob Violence against the Jewish
.pdpulace and even massacre.
PROTESTS IN BEILIS CASE
The Cook County Board of Com-
missioners took official recognition of
the barbaric methods of the Russian
government at their regular meet-
ing yesterday when they passed a
resolution protesting against the trial
of Mendel Beilis.
They charge the Bussian throne
with being a party to a "murder plot"
The resolution will be sent to St.
The Irish Fellowship Club has
taken Up the case and it too will protest.
THE LITTLE HOME OF MENDEL BEILIS
This photo, taken by Miss O'Reilly herself In Kiev, Southern Russia,
especially for this paper, shows Mrs. Beilis and her youngest daughter be
fore the little mud cottage that Mendel Beilis called home.