(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)
The remains of the late Dr. Zevi Perez Chajes, whose funeral took place today in the presence of large crowds, will soon be transferred to Palestine, it was announced here.
Deep mourning prevailed in the Jewish quarter of the city. All stores and shops were closed during the time of the funeral.
Nahum Sokolow who was expected to arrive was prevented from coming because of an audience today with President Masaryk of Czechoslovakia which could not be postponed.
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