Association of Jewish Immigrants from Britain Formed in Israel
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Association of Jewish Immigrants from Britain Formed in Israel

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A one-day conference of Jewish immigrants from Great Britain was held here today. The conference culminated in the formation of a National Association of Immigrants of Great Britain.

The conference, which was addressed by Mayor S.Z. Shragai of Jerusalem, adopted a constitution calling for the encouragement of emigration from Britain to Israel. The delegates also discussed the question of providing cheap housing for immigrants from England.

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