Religion: Jewish Farmers

¶ "Hen of the Year," chosen at a recent Poultry Industries Exposition in Manhattan, was a bird bred by Irving Kauder, a Jewish poultry farmer.

¶ What President Roosevelt called "a perfect stand of Cossack alfalfa" on his Georgia farm, was grown from seed raised by a Jewish seedsman.

¶ Journalists George and Gilbert Seldes, onetime Pennsylvania Congressman Benjamin Colder, Dean Jacob Goodale Lipman of the Rutgers College of Agriculture (New Brunswick, N. J.), Judge Jacob Panken of Manhattan, Judge Theodore Rosen of Philadelphia, Judge Joseph B. Perskie of New Jersey's supreme...

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