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  • Italian Government Asks Citizens to Report Property Frozen in Jewish State

    The Italian Treasury Department has asked all Italian citizens whose property may still be frozen in Israel to supply a complete listing of such holdings to the Italian Government. The Treasury’s action was taken at this time because financial talks between the two nations are scheduled to start shortly. More ▸

  • Replica of Liberty Bell is Presented by U.S. Synagogue Group to Chief Pabbi Herzog

    A bronze replica of the Liberty Bell, located in Independence Hall here, was turned over yesterday to Col. Chaim Herzog, military attache to the Israel Embassy in Washington, by William B. Herlands, president of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations. The replica is a gift for Col. Herzog’s father, Chief Rabbi Isaac Halevi Herzog of… More ▸

  • Histadrut Delegation in Yugoslavia is Received by Marshal Tito; Confer for One Hour

    A Histadrut delegation visiting Yugoslavia was received by Marshal Tito, a Belgrade broadcast heard here said today. The Israelis spent one hour with the Yugoslav leader. Arieh Eshel, formerly Israel consul in Buenos Aires, has been appointed as consul-general of the Jewish state in Vienna. Dr. Daniel Lewin, who occupied the post for more than… More ▸

  • Canadian Anti-semite Denied Entrance to United States; Has Record As Active Fascist

    Attorney General J. Howard McGrath has notified Rep. Arthur G. Klein, of New York, that Ronald Jostick, of Canada, who has engaged in pro-Nazi and anti-Semitic activities, will be denied entrance to the United States. Attorney General McGrath informed Rep. Klein that a lookout notice is being posted by the Immigration Service and that appropriate… More ▸

  • Congregation B’nai Jeshurun of New York Observes 125th Anniversary of Its Existence

    The 125th anniversary of Congregation B’nai Jeshurun here was observed this week-end at a reconsecration service by Dr. Israel Goldstein, rabbi of the Congregation since 1918. Anniversary observances will continue throughout the entire month of November. The Congregation received messages of congratulation from President Truman, President Chaim Weizmann of Israel and from the chief rabbis… More ▸

  • Anti-semitic Propaganda Being Circulated in France; Police Get Anonymous Missives

    Anti-Semitic propaganda based on the slogan of “France For Frenchmen” is being circulated in the districts of Aveyron and Thionville, according to reports received by the authorities here from the police prefects in these districts. The reports state that anti-Semitic pamphlets are being distributed in the districts and that anonymous letters are being received by… More ▸

  • National Conference to Aid Israel to Be Recommended by Canadian Jewish Leaders

    Delsgates representing all Jewish organizations in Canada who participated in the National Planning Conference for Israel and Jewish Rehabilitation, which concluded here yesterday, decided to recommend the convening of a similar meeting in the near future for all segments of the Jewish community in Canada, it was announced today. The Canadians pointed up the “spontaneous… More ▸

  • Ben Gurion Announces Formation of 13-man Israel Cabinet to Parliament Session

    David Ben Gurion tonight announced to the Israel Parliament the formation of a 13-man Cabinet following the reaching of an agreement between the Israel Labor Party, Mapai, and the Religious Bloc. The Knesset was scheduled to vote on the new government later tonight. (At the time the Bulletin went to press the Knesset had not… More ▸

  • One-third of All Restitution Ciaims in United States Zone of Germany Settled

    Over half a billion deutschemarks has been paid out to claimants for restitution in the United States zone of Germany and one-third of all individual claims have already been settled, it was announced here today by the office of American High Commissioner John J. McCloy. More than 20,000 claims of all sorts have been settled… More ▸