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Rabindranat Tagore Will Come to Palestine As Guest of Samuel Will Lecture at Hebrew University

October 4, 1924
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Rabindranat Tagore, the internationally famous Indian poet, is expected to arrive here next Tuesday. He will be the guest of Sir Herbert Samuel, the High Commissioner of Palestine.

Tagore will lecture at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. The Palestine Zionist Executive is arranging a reception for the great poet of the East.

Rabindranat Tagore, while in Shanghai, at a reception given him at the home of Mr. Eliesar S. Kadoorie, expressed his sympathy with the Zionist movement and his conviction of united, harmonious work between the Moslems and the Jews for the rebuilding of Palestine as the Jewish National Homeland.

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