Governor Storrs to Resign, is Rumor
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Governor Storrs to Resign, is Rumor

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Jewish Telegraphic Agency

Sir Ronald Storrs, governor of Jerusalem, who is now on a vacation in England, will resign from his post, according to rumors circulated here.

It was stated that the headquarters of the Southern Palestine district are to be transferred from Jerusalem to Jaffa and that only the local office of the governorate will remain in Jerusalem. It is in this connection that the rumor of Governor Storr’s resignation is circulated.

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