Jerusalem (Sep. 15)
(J. T. A. Mail Service)
With the sum of Â£E.29.063 received by the Jewish National Fund in August, the total receipts since the inception of the Fund amount to Â£E.2,008.700, for the most part collected in very small sums.
The receipts during August are a considerable increase over those of the same month last year, when the income was only Â£E.25,135. The principal contributing countries during the month of August were: America Â£E.19.017. South Africa Â£E.1.101, Poland Â£E.780. England Â£E.761, Italy Â£E.702. Germany Â£E. 679, and Palestine Â£E.545.
From October 1st, 1926, to August 31st. 1927. the receipts amounted to Â£E.249.976 as against Â£E.251,674 in the same period of last year.