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Vol. 4 no. 6 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: articles on the impact of World War I on Europe, with two specific pieces on Germany and France; and an article by Major Kalid El-Aswad about "Bossura" (perhaps Basra in modern-day Iraq) as an…
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Vol. 3 no. 10 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: Secretary Herbert Hoover's assessment of Europe's economic conditions; an article on the inflation and value of the German mark; a look at France's "vitality;" Judge Albert Gary's "views on…
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Vol. 2 no. 1 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains articles on American trade with Syria; commercial ethics and business methods; and surveys of economic conditions in the United States and foreign countries. Translations include a piece from the…
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Vol. 1 no. 10 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains several articles focused on the economic impact of World War I and America’s role in European reconstruction; a profile of the Guaranty Trust Company of New York; a history of the Arabic-language…
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A postcard by Pierre Yves Petit (aka Yvon) depicting the Place de la Concorde and the Luxor Obelisk in Paris, France.
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Volume 1, No. 22 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include an account of the assassination of the African king Msiri, praise of the French president's wife, a description of events at an ostrich feather farm, and a piece on…
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Volume 1, No. 19 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include a speculation that Arabs may have been responsible for discovering America, updates on the cholera epidemic in Russia and the conflict in Morocco, and another…
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Volume 1, No. 17 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include the conclusion of a discussion on the benefits and drawbacks of American missionaries in Syria, a report on the Cholera epidemic in Russia, criticism of the Syrian…
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Volume 1, No. 16 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include a discussion about the benefits and drawbacks of American missionaries in Syria, descriptions of Chinese, Japanese, and Indian customs, and multiple updates on the…
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Volume 1, No. 14 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka.

Articles in English in this issue include an obituary for Prof. B. C. Hobbs; an account of Japanese men emigrating to Mexico; a description of the funeral of the murdered Armenian Kazar…
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Volume 1, No. 5 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include: the conclusion of a piece on cultural progress in Islam; reporting on an anti-Semitic "riot," or pogrom, in the Polish city of Lodz; a profile of a Bedouin tribe;…
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Caption from Trey Matthews: "Passenger list for the S.S. Majestic, departing Chergourg, [sic] France, arriving in New York 21 Aug 1907. Listed are George and Soosan (Susie) Safy."
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From Trey Matthews: "Joseph Safy, son of George Joseph and Susie Safy. Joseph was killed in action when his plane was shot down over Germany during WWII on 9 Sep 1944. He was interred in Lorraine American Cemetery in France."
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