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  • Bomb Explodes at Beirut Headquarters of Jerusalem Ex-mufti

    A bomb was exploded today at the Beirut headquarters of Haj Amin el Husseini, ex-Mufti of Jerusalem, a violent enemy of Israel who collaborated with Adolf Hitler in Germany during World War II. Considerable damage was caused but no casualties were reported. The ex-Mufti was away from Beirut at the time of the explosion. More ▸

  • U.S. Zionist Leaders off to Israel for Actions Committee Session

    Dr. Nahum Goldmann, chairman of the Jewish Agency, left by air for Israel where he will attend plenary sessions of the Jewish Agency executive and the meetings of the Zionist Actions Committee which will convene in Jerusalem on December 24th. Mrs. Rose L. Halprin, member of the Jewish Agency executive and head of its economic… More ▸

  • Pious Jews Stone Mission in Jerusalem; Ten Arrested

    Israeli police last night arrested ten of a crowd of several hundred religious Jews who stoned a mission in Jerusalem where a solemn mass was being celebrated. The crowd was apparently brought out by a rumor that the mass was the celebration of the conversion of a large number of Jews in the mission. A… More ▸

  • Madrid Jewish Community Honors Memory of Spanish Catholic

    The memory of Dr. J. Pulido, a Spanish Catholic who devoted 50 years of his life to promoting the welfare of the Jewish community of Madrid, was honored here last night at a reception in the home of Daniel F. Baroukh, president of the Madrid Sephardic Community. Funds were raised at the reception for the… More ▸

  • Israel to Have Food for 2,000, 000 People, U. N. Expert Predicts

    Israel will be able to supply the food requirements of a population of 2,000,000 when its agricultural development program is completed, Dr. Arthur G. Black, chief of mission of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization in Israel, declared here yesterday. Speaking at a press conference, Dr. Black suggested that Israel increase the size of its… More ▸

  • 60 Percent of Toronto’s Jewish Children Receive Jewish Education

    Sixty percent of the Jewish children of Toronto are receiving a Jewish education, it was revealed here by a survey. The poll, conducted by the Bureau of Jewish Education in Toronto, disclosed that of the 7,000 Jewish children of school age in the city, 4,500 of them were enrolled in some sort of a Jewish… More ▸

  • Israel Asks Armistice Commission to Act on Lebanese Attack

    Israel called for an emergency session of the Israel-Lebanese Mixed Armistice Commission today to deal with an attack on an Israeli bus in northern Israel late Friday. An investigation headed by a United Nations observer today uncovered two prepared positions some 20 yards north of the road where the attack occurred. Tracks from these sniping… More ▸

  • Eisenhower Seeks Egypt’s Promise Not to Attack Israel

    Informed circles here today indicated that President Eisenhower, in his talks with British Prime Minister Winston Churchill at Bermuda, suggested that Egypt must be put under a promise not to attack Israel, as part of the settlement of the British-Egyptian dispute over the Suez Canal. In return, Egypt would receive U.S. munitions and the State… More ▸