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Dr. Gaster Gets Anniversary Volume on 80th Birthday

Dr. Moses Gaster, retired chief rabbi of the Spanish and Portuguese Jewish community, veteran Zionist leader and one of the Jews’ most noted scholars, was honored on his eightieth birthday at a reception here last night.

Sir Herbert Samuel, former High Commissioner of Palestine, was among those present. Dr. Gaster was presented with an anniversary volume, “Orient and Occident,” a collection of Semitic literature and studies in philology.