Boy Scout Camp Has Jewish Wing
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Boy Scout Camp Has Jewish Wing

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Tents named for Biblical heroes, a "Kosher" kitchen where meals are prepared and served in accordance with dietary code, a chapel where Jewish religious services are held three times daily,- these are the features of the Jewish wing of the Boy Scouts’ of America camp at Tuxedo, N. Y. , according to an announcement by Rabbi Samuel M. Cohen, executive secretary of the United Synagogue of America.

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