Palestine Vintners Helped by Repeal
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Palestine Vintners Helped by Repeal

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Palestine wine growers, who were faced with a critical situation, have now been given a new lease on life and the prospect of a bright future by the lifting of prohibition in the United States and by permission granted by American officials for the importation of Palestine wines.

The Jewish Agency for Palestine today cabled the D & B Import Corporation of New York, declaring that the successful activity of the concern has improved the prospects of Palestine wine growers.

The Agency emphasized its anxiety to develop foreign outlets for Palestinian wines and congratulated the corporation for its services in marketing Palestinian wines. Since its assumption of the agency for the cooperative society of wine growers of Rishonle-Zion and Zichron Jacob.

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