Henry Ford to Attend Brown Dinner in N. Y.
Menu JTA Search

Henry Ford to Attend Brown Dinner in N. Y.

Download PDF for this date

Henry Ford and former Mayor Murphy of Detroit will attend the dinner to be given to David A. Brown, national chairman of the United Jewish Campaign, at the Hotel Commodore on May 23rd by a Citizens’ Committee who are honoring Mr. Brown for his twenty years of philanthropic service.

David M. Bressler, who made this announcement in behalf of the Citizens’ Committee, stated that delegations will come from several American cities to be present at the dinner.

Mr. Brown, who is president of the General Necessities’ Corporation of Detroit, will reside in New York, where he will assume the duties of chairman of the board of directors of a recently organized financial institution.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund