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Jewish Philanthropist in Mexico Bequeaths Property to J.

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Oscar Cohen, a philanthropist and ### textile magnate in Lodz, Poland, who has resided at the Mexican resort ### Cuernavaca, near here, for many years, has announced that he is giving ### there and other real estate to the Jewish National Fund as a “living legac###.

The parents of 16 Mexican chalutzim in the Hashomer Hatzair settlement ### Magidu have formed a committee to aid in the reconstruction of the settle### was damaged by fire recently. Dr. Adolfo Fastlicht, honorary Israel com### man of the committee.

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