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Representatives of Jewish fraternal, communal and philanthropic organizations of Rhode Island and southern Massachusetts will attend a parley Sunday at the Hotel Biltmore here in support of the extended Zionist program.

Election of delegates to the forthcoming National Conference on Palestine in Washington is scheduled. Morris Rothenberg will speak.


Mrs. Leo Abrahams, president of the local section of the National Council of Jewish Women, was named chairman of the committee on candidates for the triennal convention of the National Council to be held in New Orleans March 10 to 15.


Jules Grant was reelected president of the Seattle Talmud Torah here. Other officers include J. Kaplan, Dr. M. J. Levin, N. Anches and A. L. Maslan.

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