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Israel Zohn, geologist and student at the Jewish School for Social Work, will address the Avukah chapter of Hunter College on “Geography of Palestine” tomorrow at noon. The lecture will be illustrated.

The silver jubilee dinner of the Williamsburg Y. M. H. A. was held last night at the club house, 284 South Ninth street, Brooklyn. Speakers included Supreme Court Justice Mitchell May, president of the Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities, and Justice Edward Lazansky, past president of the Federation.

An East Flatbush Ivriah district has been organized under the leadership of Mrs. Esther Rosen. Officers include Mrs. Rosen, chairman; Mrs. Charles Herzog, co-chairman, and Mrs. H. Silverman, Mrs. Pauline Cohen and Mrs. Mary Weinzimmer.

About 600 representatives from all camps of the Order Sons of Zion throughout the country are expected to attend the annual Order Day celebration March 17 at the Central Plaza, it was announced yesterday by Heinrich Abramowitz, general secretary.

Rehoboth Lodge No. 38 of B’nai B’rith, the Bronx, will hold its annual meeting tonight. Meyer Levy, president of the Bronx Bar Association, will speak on “The Ghetto.”

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