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Jewish Book Week to Be Observed Throughout Nation

Jewish Book Week, as a means for giving new vitality to the belief in the maxim that “the pen is mightier than the sword,” will be observed by Jewish communities throughout the United States during the week of November 23 – 30, it was announced here today by Dr. Mordecal Soltes, Chairman of the National Committee for Jewish Book Week. The occasion, the 14th annual event of its kind, will be observed with the cooperation of institutions of higher Jewish learning, national organizations, Jewish Community Centers and local Jewish education agencies, as part of the national defense program in the domain of public morale and for the furtherance of cultural and spiritual values.