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Hadassah Changes Convention to Conference; Cuts Delegate Attendance from 1500 to 500

The thirtieth annual convention of Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America being held in Cleveland, Ohio, November 13 through November 16, will take the form of a presidents’ conference, and will be attended by a maximum of 500 instead of the usual 1500 delegates, in compliance with the request of the Office of Defense Transportation that national gatherings be kept down to a minimum, Mrs. Herman Shulman, convention chairman, announced here today.