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Isadore Hamlin Named Executive Director of Jewish Agency in U.S.

The American section of the executive of the Jewish Agency for Israel announced today the appointment of Isadore Hamlin as executive director. Mr. Hamlin has been associated with the Jewish Agency for 15 years, having served as press officer in the Washington, D.C. office and as administrative director in the New York office.

The American section of the Jewish Agency executive, which is part of the world Jewish Agency executive with headquarters in Jerusalem, is conducting a variety of activities. They include, among others, the advising of persons interested in settling in Israel, helping professional and technical personnel who wish to take jobs there, sponsoring summer institutes and seminars for students and teachers in Israel and other exchange programs.