Cherson Jewish Region Colonies Celebrate as Conference Opens
Sadeh Menncha, the oldest Jewish colony in the Cherson district,
and the principal city of the proposed Jewish region, was the scene today of a Jewish
farmersí parade and festivity on the occasion of the opening of the Cherson Jewish Soviet
district executive conference.
Russian Authorities Decide to Form Jewish District in Cherson
The creation of a Jewish administrative district in the region of the Cherson Jewish
colonies was finally decided upon at a meeting of the praesidium of the Ukrainian Central
Executive Committee held on March 5. The hundred-year-old Jewish colony, Large
Sadeh-Menuchah, is to be the center of the Jewish district.
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