While President Roosevelt and others tried to help the Jews last week (see p. 10), actual help was brought by Miss Dorothy Thompson (Mrs. Sinclair Lewis) to the Jew most nearly concerned, 17-year-old Herschel Grynszpan. Neither he nor anyone else denies that he shot and killed in the German Embassy at Paris, after asking to see the Ambassador, Third Secretary Ernst vom Rath.

After radiorating a "Help Grynszpan!" appeal, which she addressed exclusively to Aryans, Miss Thompson had received at latest reports more than $20,000 in voluntary contributions, and was busy at an...

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