New Jewish Colony to Be Established in Palestine
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New Jewish Colony to Be Established in Palestine

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(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

A new Jewish colony will be established in Palestine by the American Zion Commonwealth, it was announced here today.

The colony will be named Nordia, in memory of the late Zionist leader, Dr. Max Nordau. It will be located twelve kilometers from Haifa. The work is to commence in 1927.

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