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Albany Opens Drive Today

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The 1935 campaign for the United Jewish Appeal will be launched here tomorrow. Prof. Norman Bentwich will speak from the pulpit of the Beth Israel Synagogue.

Officers of the Albany campaign include the following: Bertram M. Aufsesser, Charles M. Stern, and Seymour Ellenbogen, co-chairmen; Dr. E. Martin Freund, Rabbi Henry Segal, George Myers, Mrs. A. Freeman and Mrs. Charles Kapper, vice-chairmen; Alfred J. Sporborg, treasurer; Sylvia Ferber, chairman of the Junior Division.

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