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Palestine Plans Memorial Rites

operation with which the famous philanthropist began his Palestinian activities, and in those settled by the PICA (Palestine Jewish Colonization Association), through which he has carried on his more recent work.

A letter showing the Baron’s deep interest in the upbuilding of Palestine and especially in Tel Aviv, to which he stressed the message from Paris last June, when this city was celebrating the twenty-fifth anniversary of its foundation, is being recalled here today by many inhabitants. In the letter Baron de Rothschild said: