Mr. Ben-gurion Undergoes Emergency Operation; is ‘out of Danger’
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Mr. Ben-gurion Undergoes Emergency Operation; is ‘out of Danger’

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Mrs. Paula Ben-Gurion, wife of the former Premier, underwent emergency surgery yesterday after being rushed to the Beersheba hospital from the Ben-Gurion retreat at Sde Boker.

Mrs. Ben-Gurion, who is 72 complained of abdominal pains and, after examination at the hospital, was operated on. Her condition improved during the night and the hospital reported her today as being “out of danger; “

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