Mrs. Vera Weizmann Decorated by President of Brazil

President Getulio Vargas today decorated Mrs. Vera Weizmann, widow of Israel’s first President, with the Brazilian Cruzeiro da Sol, in the highest grade. This is the first time a Jew has received this decoration in the history of Brazil. Mrs. Weizmann is visiting Brazil in behalf of the Weizmann Institute of Science at Rehovoth.

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