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THE Jewish exodus from Russia has assumed such large proportions as to furnish a no mean parallel to that famous ancient one of the same race from Egypt. The great body of them are poor, in fact are wholly destitute of means, but Providence seems to be with his chosen people now as of old, and through moving into activity the sympathies of the charitable, is furnishing the manna necessary for their subsistence. Baron Hirsh, the well known Jewish banker at Paris, has contributed 1,000,000 francs toward their support.—Pittsburgh Times.
— August, 1882 —