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Meir Grossman Honored on 70th Birthday; Lauds J. T. A. News Service

The news service of the Jewish Telegraphic Agency is today the most valuable service for editors of the Jewish press the world over, “Meir Grossman , member of the Jewish Agency executive and one of the founders of the JTA, declared here today at a celebration in honor of his 70th birthday, tendered by the Association of Jewish Journalists.

Mr. Grossman recalled how he and the late Jacob Landau established the JTA more than 40 years ago. A message from Dr. Nahum Goldmann, world president of the Jewish Agency, lauding Mr. Grossman’s service to Israel and the Jewish people was read at the function, which was addressed by a number of people prominent in Jewish life in England.