N.z.o. Here Plans Pilgrimage to Grave of Jacob De Haas
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N.z.o. Here Plans Pilgrimage to Grave of Jacob De Haas

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The New Zionist Organization announced today plans for a pilgrimage next Sunday to the grave in Cypress Hills, L.I., of Jacob de Haas, pioneer Zionist and author who collaborated with Dr. Theodor Herzl, father of political Zionism. The pilgrimage was organized in connection with the yahrzeit of Dr. Herzl formerly annually observed in Vienna but prohibited by the Nazi authorities this year.

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