Report of Grant for Palestine Schools Denied
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Report of Grant for Palestine Schools Denied

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The report that the Palestine government has granted $500,000 to build new Jewish schoolhouses in Palestine was denied today in a statement to the Jewish Telegraphic Agency by I. Ben-Zwi, president of the Vaad Leumi, the Jewish National Council of Palestine.

“Mr. Ussishkin, the head of the Jewish National Fund, was under an erroneous impression when he announced yesterday to the press

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