Workers in Manchester Greet Jewish Cultural Delegation from Russia
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Workers in Manchester Greet Jewish Cultural Delegation from Russia

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Prof. Solomon Mikhoels and Lieut.-Col. Itzik Feffer, the Jewish cultural delegation from Soviet Russia, were given an enthusiastic welcome by both Jewish and non-Jewish workers when they toured war plants in this city. Earlier they were received by the Lord Mayor. Last night they were greeted by 5,000 persons at a meeting here marking their first public appearance in Britain.

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