Sons of Zion Convention Will Open Today in N.j.
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Sons of Zion Convention Will Open Today in N.j.

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Over three hundred delegates are expected to attend the Convention of the Order Sons of Zion, National Zionist Fraternal Insurance Order. which opens today at the Scarboro Hotel, Long Branch, N. J.

The Convention will be greeted by the Mayor of Long Branch, Frank Howland, and will be opened with a prayer by Rabbi M. J. Rosenberg of Long Branch. Representatives of the Zionist Organization of America, Jewish National Fund. United Palestine Appeal. National Workers Alliance, Zeire Zion. Mizrachi and many others will be among the speakers.

Grand Master Sol. Friedland, and Mr. Jacob 1sh-Kisbor the Grand Secretary, will report on the activities of the Order during the last year. The main features of the report are the Near East Exhibition and the Judea Insurance Company.

A feature which is attracting attention is the program of the Revisionists which was endorsed by the Executive Committee of the Order and will now be submitted to the Convention.

The fact that Mr. Vladimir Jabotinsky will participate in the debate of Revisionism is drawing wide attention.

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