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Encounter with Artur Engel

I didn’t see the train leaving with the condemned Jews of Skala. What I did find was a scene of devastation. Approaching my neighborhood in the Jewish quarter, I saw that the streets were strewn with debris. Feathers floated in the air from cushions slashed open in search of valuables. Everywhere, windows were broken and front doors were swung wide open. It seemed that every building and home had been ransacked...


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