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Full text:[...] 48 eleventh annual report. appears in Appendix F. In a concluding part of his letter, lie notices a remark, made by the Rabbins of Damascus, that the pupils at the Alliance School had made more progre [...]
Full text:[...] 50 TWELFTH ANNUAL REPORT. APPENDIX C. A 8EETGE OF LIFE IN DAMASCUS. Being an Abstract from a Letter of M. M. Iresco, Director oe the Alliance School. [Translation.] It affords me sincere pleasure to n [...]
Full text:[...] 50 FOURTEENTH ANNUAL REPORT. incompetent or untrustworthy Teachers, in consequence of the insufficiency of means. Corfu.—(Girls' School, 100 pupils: subvention, £20.)—1The Corfu Jewish community havin [...]
Full text:[...] APPENDIX C.—A SKETCH OF LIFE IN DAMASCUS. 51 quarters, and they would ask you whether Paris be larger than France. They read little, and know hooks and journals merely by names. Marrying very early, t [...]
Full text:[...] 53 TWELFTH ANNUAL REPORT. The Jewish Community is governed by an unpaid Grand Rabbi, and by a Day an, who holds the place of a magistrate. In former times the Dayan had uncontrolled power, and might s [...]
Full text:[...] WITH THE ANGrLO-JEWISH ASSOCIATION. 1st, 1886, to May 31st, 1887. By Expenses (Petty Cash, Postages, Rent, and Stationery) „ Commission on Collections . ... ,, Printing...... ,, Advertisements ...... [...]
Full text:[...] 56 NINETEENTH ANNUAL REPORT. no arrangements for decency. Flogging is frequently resorted to, even the women being subjected to it, whilst the soldiers are allowed to practise the greatest cruelties o [...]
Full text:[...] 60 ninth annual eeport. This new Fund, though started only a short time before the present Report was issued, already amounts to £595,* and there is every prospect that this sum will be liberally incr [...]
Full text:[...] schools m the east. 61 x-r %- "*S direction of modern civilisation. They possess a model school, which leaves nothing to be desired, and which many towns might envy them. Unfortunately, at Damascus, t [...]
Full text:[...] WITH THE ANGLO-JEWISH ASSOCIATION. 1st, 1887, to May 31st, 1888. Ditto, for Apprenticing. Bombay Bucharest Constantinople Corfu .... Crajova Damascus Fez .... Jassy .... J erusalem Mogador Philippopol [...]
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