U.S. Jews Urged by Eddie Cantor to “open Their Hearts As Much As Israel’s Doors”
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U.S. Jews Urged by Eddie Cantor to “open Their Hearts As Much As Israel’s Doors”

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Jews in the United States were urged to “keep their hearts open as much as Israel’s doors are open for immigrants” in a stirring address delivered here today at a huge meeting by Eddie Cantor, who just returned from his first visit to the Jewish state. The meeting was arranged by the Jewish Welfare Fund here.

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