Alfred M. Cohen Heads Ohio Electoral College
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Alfred M. Cohen Heads Ohio Electoral College

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Alfred M. Cohen, of Cincinnati, president of the B’nai Brith, oldest Jewish fraternal organization in the United States, was yesterday unanimously elected president of the Ohio Presidential Electoral College, on its organization here.

Mr. Cohen served as president of the Ohio Electoral College, at the first election of President Woodrow Wilson, and was a member of the College at Wilson’s re-election.

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