Nationwide Celebration of Rabbi Wise 75th Birthday Planned; to Be Held in March
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Nationwide Celebration of Rabbi Wise 75th Birthday Planned; to Be Held in March

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A nationwide celebration of the 75th birthday of Dr. Stephen S. Wise is being planned in March, to be climaxed at a Diamond Jubilee Dinner in honor of Dr. Wise on March 20th at the Hotel Biltmore here, it was announced today. Heading the national committee of sponsors is Henry Morgenthau, Jr., with Dr. Albert Einstein, former Governor Herbert H. Lehman and Dr. John Haynes Holmes as chairmen for the Diamond Jubilee Dinner.

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