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Predicts Great Cotton Industry for Syria

(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

An era of great prosperity, based on the development of the cotton industry, was predicted by the representative of the French Government, M. Robert de Caix, at the session of the Permanent Mandates Commission.

The Commission concluded the examination of the report of the French government as the Mandatory power for Syria. M. de Caix also reported on the difficulties prevailing on the Syrian Turkish border at the River Tiber.