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Order Sons of Zion

  • Zoa, Hadassah Urge United Zionist Front at Elections to American Jewish Conference

    The Zionist Organization of America, the Hadassah and the Order Sons of Zion today issued a joint call to their branches throughout the country “to unite in behalf of local delegates to the American Jewish Conference who are pledged to the Biltmore Zionist program,” which asks for the opening wide of Palestine’s doors for Jewish… More ▸

  • United Nations Asked to Pledge Restoration of Rights to Jews in Europe

    The Government of the United States and the leaders of the United Nations were called upon today to clarify their position in regard to the complete restoration of the rights of the Jewish minority populations in European lands and towards the task of upbuilding a “self-governing Jewish Palestine.” This demand was voiced by Dr. Israel… More ▸

  • Abraham Goldberg, Noted Zionist Leader, Dies of Heart Attack

    Abraham Goldberg, writer, lecturer, Zionist leader and chairman of the Jewish section of the Russian War Relief in this country, died here today from a heart attack while riding in the subway. He was 59 years old. Born in the Ukraine, he came to the United States at the age of 18 and took an… More ▸

  • Zionist Groups Present Rabbi Wise with “scroll of Tribute’ on His 68th Birthday

    The political and military importance of the Middle East lands, including Palestine, to the cause of America and the United Nations, was emphasized by Dr. Stephen S. Wise, Mayor LaGuardia, Senator William H. King, Dr. Israel Goldstein and other speakers who addressed the “Land for Victory” banquet held last night in the Hotel Astor in… More ▸

  • Order Sons of Zion Pledges to Raise $40,000 for JNF

    The Order Sons of Zion has decided to raise $40,000 for the Jewish National Fund’s “Land for Victory” campaign which marks the JNF’s 40th anniversary, it was announced today by Harry Grayer, Grand Master of the Order. Jacob Sinkoff, one of the two national treasurers of the JNF, will act as chairman of the Order’s… More ▸

  • Sons of Zion Parley Pledges Aid in National Emergency

    The closing session of the 33rd annual convention of the Order Sons of Zion, held at the Hotel Ritz-Carlton with 400 delegates from 20 states attending, today adopted a resolution pledging individual and collective support for the unlimited national emergency proclaimed by President Roosevelt. The resolution urged constituent camps of the order to buy defense… More ▸

  • Sons of Zion Buys $10,000 Bonds

    Postmaster Albert Goldman, at a ceremony at the General Post Office yesterday, transferred a $10,000 National Defense Bond to Harry Grayer, Grandmaster of the Order Sons of Zion, fraternal Zionist organization of the United States with a nation-wide membership. Goldman expressed gratitude for the patriotic action. More ▸

  • Kaufmann Sees Palestine As Haven for 3,000,000 After War

    Establishment of Palestine as a Jewish commonwealth after the war over a period of five to ten years was predicted by Edmund I. Kaufmann, president of the Zionist organization of America, in an address last night before 1,500 persons attending the 33rd anniversary dinner of the Order Sons of Zion at the Hotel Astor. The… More ▸

  • Zion Order Opens $25,000 Drive for Palestine

    A $25,000 land acquisition and reforestation project for Palestine was launched yesterday by the Order Sons of Zion at a conference held at the Hotel Pennsylvania, with about 300 persons attending. The project will include a 10,000-tree forest in the name of former Grandmaster Harris J. Levine. More ▸