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Abraham Cahan. Editor of Forward Honored on Goth Anniversary of His Arrival in U.S.

Abraham Cahan, editor of the Jewish Daily Forward, and dean of Jewish journalists in America, was honored yesterday at a luncheon tendered him on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of his arrival in this country from his native Russia. Mr. Cahan has been editor of the Forward for forty-five years.

William Green, president of the American Federation of Labor, was the chief speaker at the luncheon. Alexander Kahan, manager of the Forward, who presided, presented Mr. Cahan with a leather-bound copy of a special supplement to today’s Forward in which the highlights of the veteran editor’s career are covered in articles in Yiddish and English.