$11,000 Fur Piece Given for War Relief
Menu JTA Search

$11,000 Fur Piece Given for War Relief

Download PDF for this date

An $11,000 platinum fox, termed “the world’s finest fur,” has been presented to the British War Relief Society by I.J. Fox and will be auctioned in Hollywood for the benefit of the society, it was announced today. The presentation was made at the society’s office, attended by Lord and Lady Marley, Frederick Gehle, chairman of the society’s fund-raising division; Mr. Fox and Phineas Horowitz, vice-president of the British Zionist Federation, who had originally suggested the gift.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund