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Council for Judaism Opens Annual Conference in Chicago

The American Council for Judaism opened its 15th annual conference today with an attack on efforts of “Zionist controlled agencies” to lure Jewish refugees into Israel.

Delegates to the four-day conference heard a message from President Eisenhower, which praised the council for contributing to America’s “domestic and spiritual well-being and to our country’s international objectives.”

Meanwhile, Clarence Coleman, Council president, has protested to Chicago Mayor Richard Dailey against the latter’s proclamation of the period of January 5 to February 5 as “Zionism Month” in Chicago. The objective of the month is to enroll additional members in the Zionist movement in the Chicago area.