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Solomon Litt Elected President of National Jewish Welfare Board

Solomon Litt, who has been chairman of the executive committee of the National Jewish Welfare Board since 1953, was today elected national president of the JWB at a special meeting of the organization’s board of directors. Mr. Litt was chosen to succeed the late Lloyd W. Dinkelspiel, of San Francisco, who died on May 15.

Mr. Litt is a member of the board of arbitration of the New York Stock Exchange and a governor of the American Stock Exchange. He has been active in the Wall Street committee of the United Jewish Appeal; the Jewish Board of Guardians, of which he is a vice president; the Jewish Big Brothers, of which he is a former president; and the New York Federation of Jewish Philanthropies, on whose finance committee he serves.