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  • 17 National Organizations Accept Bid for World Jewish Congress

    The American Jewish Congress announced today that seventeen national organizations had responded to its call to participate in preparations for first session of the World Jewish Congress to be held in Geneva next August. The organizations are: Independent Order Brith Abraham, Independent Order Brith Sholom, the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America, the women’s… More ▸

  • Rabbi Wise Defends Palestine-german Barter Agreement

    Rabbi Stephen S, Wise defended the Palestine-German barter agreement in an address last night before 800 persons attending a meeting in the Hotel Astor called by the Zionist Organization of America to hear reports of American delegates to the Lucerne World Zionist Congress. The agreement, which set up an indirect method for German Jews emigrating… More ▸

  • Groups Join Meeting Monday to Fight New Reich Terror

    A number of national Jewish organizations associated themselves on Friday with the American Jewish Congress and the Jewish Labor Committee in a call to an emergency conference at the Hotel Pennsylvania tomorrow night (Monday) to take action on recent assaults upon the Jews in Germany. The Labor Committee, of which B. C. Vladeck is chairman,… More ▸

  • ZOA Names 9 Delegates to World Congress at Lucerne

    The following were elected here late last night to represent the Zionist Organization of America at the forthcoming World Zionist Congress to be held in Lucerne, Switzerland, in the week of August 20th: 1. Louis Lipsky—172 votes. 2. Morris Rothenberg—158 votes. 3. Rabbi Abba Hillel Silver—132 votes. 4. Rabbi Stephen S. Wise—87 votes. 5. Abraham… More ▸

  • Sons of Zion Adopt 10c Tax to Aid A.J.C.

    A per capital tax of ten cents on members of the Order Sons of Zion to support the work of the American Jewish Congress has been adopted, it was announced yesterday by Joseph Kraemer, president. More ▸

  • Palestine Deal with Germany Hit at Parley

    Sharp criticism of the barter agreement between Nazi Germany and Palestine, as effected through the Havara importing and exporting group, was voiced here last night at the concluding session of the twenty-sixth annual convention of the Order Sons of Zion. Introduced by Israel Posnansky of the boycott committee of the American Jewish Congress, a resolution… More ▸

  • Name Kraemer Grand Master of Zion Sons

    Joseph Kraemer of Newark was unanimously reelected grand master of the Order Sons of Zion at the final session today of that body’s twenty-sixth annual convention. The 250 delegates present, representing seven States, voiced their appreciation of Mr. Kraemer’s services in the past year by presenting him with a gift of $1,000. Heinrich Abramowitz and… More ▸

  • Holds Palestine Only Hope for Europe’s Jews

    Palestine remains the only permanent solution of the plight of Jewry in various parts of Europe, Joseph Kraemer of Newark, grandmaster of the Order Sons of Zion declared in his message to 200 delegates attending the twenty-sixth annual convention of the Order, being held here today and tomorrow, Pointing out that the “degradation and uprooting… More ▸

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    With approximately 132,000 per-###s eligible to vote, a record turn-### is expected in the election to### (Sunday) of fifty-five United States delegates to the Zionist Congress to be held at Lucerne, Switzerland, August 20. More than 500 polling places in ### cities throughout the country ###l be open from nine o’clock in ### morning to… More ▸

  • Zionists Today Pick Delegates for Lucerne

    the occasion,” the statement emphasized. Mr. Rothenberg’s statement follows: “The Zionist Organization today is the chief instrumentality for saving a large part of the Jewish people from the wreckage which engulfs it. It is of the utmost importance, therefore, that the policies of the Zionist movement be such as to confirm to basic Zionist ideals,… More ▸