AUCTION 73 | Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Printed Books, Manuscripts, Autograph Letters & Graphic Art

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Lot 221


Mimeographed Russian Broadside: “Invitation to Encourage an Attack Against the Jews: Wake up Christians, Stop the Jews from Sucking Our Blood. October 21st at 3am, Attack and Destroy all Jewish (“Beilis”) Properties and Persons. The Government is Killing Russia by Trusting the Jews. Support Our Russia… The Signal for the Pogrom will be a Torch of Fire in all Corners of the City - Be Ready.” Torn at folds. 7 x 9 inches.

Ekaterinoslav (i.e. Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine): 1913

Est: $400 - $600
A frightening example of organized terror, indicating that “sporadic” outbreaks of violence against the Jews in Russia - was anything but.