New York (Apr. 29)
The 50th annual convention of the Zionist Organization of American will be held at the Hotel Pennsylvania in New York City, July 3 through July 6, according to a decision by the National Administrative Council of the organization.
The Palestine situation in all its aspects, particularly in the light of the discussion by the U.N., will be the major item at the political sessions of the convention, which will be presided over by Dr. Abba Hillel Silver, president of the ZOA. The convention will also be called upon to discuss and act upon projects for the reorganization of the regional structure of the organization, as well as plans dealing with education and youth.