Louisiana Airport Named in Honor of Jewish Citizen
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Louisiana Airport Named in Honor of Jewish Citizen

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Plans for the dedication of the Shushan Airport, regarded as one of the finest in the world and scheduled for the Mardi Gras season, are now being formulated. The project is an expression of esteem this city holds for Abe L. Shushan, a prominent local citizen, for whom this airport was named.

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