120,000 Parcels Received Monthly by Israelis from Relatives Abroad
Menu JTA Search

120,000 Parcels Received Monthly by Israelis from Relatives Abroad

Download PDF for this date

One hundred and twenty thousand percales are being received here monthly by inhabitants of Israel, from their relatives abroad, it was reported here today.

Five importing companies have been granted concessions to open shops in the big twins of Israel. which will sell items to Israelis against the vouchers sent by their relatives. Among those companies, is the “Script to Israel” firm, beaded by Bartley Crum, former member of the Anglo-American Palestine Inquiry Commission.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund