Convention Names Jersey City
Attorney Nat'l JWV Commander
Bonn, Netherlands Sign Agreement
Restitution; Close Two-Year Talks
Kaufman as JWV on BONN
(JTA) — After 22 jected to paying compensation
months of negotiations, West to Italian Jews on the grounds
National Leader Germany and The Netherlands that they were already paying
NEW YORK (JTA)—Attor-
ney Bernard Abrams, of Jersey
City, N.J., a combat veteran of
Joseph F. Barr, a past nation- agreed on an indemnification 450,000,000 marks to Israel and
World War II, has been elected al commander of the Jewish program for Dutch victims of the Jewish Claims Conference.
Intensive negotiations, the
the National Commander of the War Veterans, has been named Nazi persecutions, involving
Jewish War Veterans at the or- to succeed Ben Kaufman as na- German payments that will total Turin paper stated, are expected
ganization's 64th annual conven- tional executive director of the between 100,000,000 and 125,- to start before the end of sum-
tion in the Statler-Hilton Hotel. organization.
Meanwhile, a German mili-
By far the largest number
He succeeds Sam Shaikewitz of
The announcement was made
St. Louis. Abrams previously by the JWV's national execu- of beneficiaries will be surviv- tarist publication, the German
served as national judge ad- tive committee, meeting last ors of Dutch Jews who died in ,loldiers' News, continued a
vocate and commander of the week in New York at the 64th concentration camps, or Jews vicious campaign against paying
New Jersey department of annual convention. Barr cur- who suffered material damage of indemnification and compen-
or injury to their health during sation to victims or survivors
The second highest post, that
the Nazi occupation. of The of Nazi persecutions. The news-
paper denounces Chancellor
of National Judge Advocate,
Konrad Adenauer and other
went to Hyman Wilensky, of
Of the Dutch citizens who government officials who agreed
New London, Conn.
died in concentration camps,
to compensate Nazi persecutees
The convention adopted a
for whose deaths Germany will as "traitors to the German
resolution condemning the
now pay compensation, 104,000
Egyptian blockade of the Suez
were Jewish and 1,500 non- people."
Canal against Israeli shipping.
1'70 Argentina Zionists Vote
The resolution appealed to Pres-
The Bonn government also for Israel in Suez Issue
BUENOS AIRES (JTA) —
€Department "to use every possi-
Luxemburg and Norway; is re- The 26th biennial convention
ble means to cause Egypt to
ported to have reached agree- of the General' Zionist Organi-
desist from its treaty violations
ment, "in principle," to com- zation of Argentina, attended
and broken promises and, if our
p e n s a t e Italian Jews, and by 170 delegates, voted unani-
Oil Line Lease
government deems it desirable,
Capt. Goldberg opened negotiations this week mously in support of Israel's
to present a fitting resolution
to provide payments to • Nazi "legitimate fight for freedom
to Foreign Investors
to the General Assembly of the rently serves as national ad- victims from Denmark.
of passage through the Suez
JERUSALEM, (JTA) — With United Nations dealing with ministrator of JWV, and is a
The sum to be paid Norway
only the Communists in op- this situation."
prominent Washington com-
position, the Knesset approved
The delegates also passed a munal leader.
on final reading, a bill granting resolution asking for the de-
At the same time, the board pected to total some 90,000,000
a group of investors, headed by portation at the earliest oppor-
LESSON $ 2 5
of trustees of the National Deutschemarks.
Baron Edmund de Rothschild, tunity of the "Butcher of the
Report of the Italian pay-
a special 49-year lease to oper- Balkans," Andrija Artukovic, a Shrine to the Jewish War ments was made in La Stampa,
ate a 16-inch pipeline from former Minister of the Interior Dead, also meeting at the con- leading Turin newspaper from
No Permit Needed to Start
vention, named Capt. Joshua
Eilat to Haifa.
of the Nazi puppet state of L. Goldberg, district chaplain a Bonn correspondent. The un-
An eight-inch line between Croatia.
Day or Evening
official decision was disclosed
Eilat and Beersheba is now
during preliminary negotiations
being replaced by the new 16-
between German and Italian of-
Safeway Driver Training
inch line. When the entire line
is brought up to 16-inch bore, forged visa and enjoys Ameri- of the board.
Germany had originally ob-
Capt. Goldberg, who will re-
by July, 1960, it will have a cans freedom despite the fact
capacity of 2,000,000 tons of that while he was Minister of tire next year from the U.S.
the Interior of Croatia, his Navy, will devote much of his
IT'S TIME TO CHANGE TO BUICK!
Further improvements, in- government initiated more Jew- time to the Shrine, which
SEE ME FOR THE BEST DEAL
houses souvenirs and memor-
cluding the establishment of
abilia of men and women of
more efficient pumping stations, Nazis.
the Jewish faith who served in
will increase the capacity to
the armed forces from the
3,000,000 tons a year by March, Police Nab Lunatic
Revolutionary War through the
31 ST YEAR WITH BUICK
A huge, new crude-oil anchor- After Slaying Two
age, which will more than •
A reception for Kaufman,
double the capacity for un- in Home for Aged
World War I hero and holder
loading oil in the harbor of
of the Congressional Medal of
Eilat, was completed in the Two Jews were killed, and at Honor, feted the retiring JWV
harbor of that Gulf of Aqaba least four wounded when a executive director.
port this week.
crazed man opened fire with a
The program was held in
Giant floats completed the shotgun aimed into the dining
The World's Largest Buick Deafer
laying of six new pipes of large room of the Uptown Home for the headquarters of the Labor
bore so that oil tankers of the the Jewish Aged here, ruth- Temple Fellowship, and was
11620 Jos. Campau
largest capacity, up to 60,000 lessly cutting down the men addressed by Rev. Richard E.
Evans, head of the Fellowship,
tons, will now be able to unload and women at breakfast.
who referred to Kaufman as a
their cargoes. Unloading capa-
The shots, according to police,
city has been increased from were fired by Kyrlo Czupirzk, "modern Bar Kochba."
Rev. Evans recalled the days
1,500 tons per hour to 3,500 42 from the porch of his house,
when he and Kaufman fought
tons per hour.
overlooking the Home's dining together against the KKK and
room. Police, who surrounded other bigots, and presented the
Israeli Firm to Build
his home within a few minutes JWV leader with an Israeli
he opened fire, cut the menorah, as a gift from the
2nd Highway in Turkey after
man down with at least five
ISTANBUL (JTA) — Solel bullets. He was in critical con- Fellowship.
Boneh, construction firm owned dition at a hospital near the
by the Israel Federation of Home.
Find No Solution
Labor, has been granted a con-
in Emigration Debate
tract for a 7,000,000-lira ($700,-
000) highway connecting one bled, after he had been shot,
JERUSALEM (JTA) — Why
of this city's suburbs to the that he wanted "to kill the Com- Jews leave Israel provoked a
city. Solel Boneh is now com-
lively but inconclusive debate
pleting work on another high- was discharged last April from in the Knesset that ended with
way project here, involving a
adoption of a resolution asking
cost of 2,000,000 liras ($200,000). General Hospital, and that the the government to take meas-
Friendly relations between Is-
ures to induce prospective emi-
rael and Turkey were empha- rested on a charge of threaten- grants to remain in the coun-
sized further with the arrival ing the life of the President of try.
here, for a private visit, of a the United States.
The debate started on a reso-
group of 68 Israelis, including
lution moved by Binyamin
prominent Moslem and Chris- Sephardic Youth Numbers Avniel, of Herut, calling for
tian Arabs from Israel. Mem- 39% in Aliyah Inititutions establishment of a permanent
10 MILE RD. and KENOSHA, OAK PARK
bers of the group met, upon
JERUSALEM, (JTA)—A government committee to make
their arrival, with municipal total of 13,150 boys and girls contact with Israeli Jews plan-
Classes Will Be Held for Boys and Girls
officials of this city, and of are living in Youth Aliya in- ning to leave the country.
Pre-Kindergarten (Age 4)
Avniel contended that emi-
stitutions in Israel. Of these,
Grade 10 (Age 16)
39 percent are from Sephardic
LIMITED SCHOOL REGISTRATIONS AVAILABLE
St. Louis Plans Archives
background, 24 percent are stating that, last year alone,
from North Africa and the re- 7,500 Jews emigrated, while
in 'Hall of Treasures'
CHICAGO (JTA)—The Jew-
ish community of St. Louis is European background, it was tion of returning.
He charged that high taxes
• Hebrew (Grades 6-10)
the first in the United States announced here by Moshe Kol,
to establish a section to be head of the Jewish Agency's and the small differential be-
Customs & Ceremonies • Arts and Crafts
known as the "St. Louis Jewish youth immigration department. tween the wages of unskilled
• Music and Dramatics
Since the department was es- workers and the earnings of
Community Archives," in the
proposed Hall of Sacred Treas-
For Religious School Registrations and
ures, under construction on the education and training to more many professionals to emigrate.
The General Zionists sup-
$5,000,000 campus of the Jewish than 100,000 youths. Most of the
University of America in Sko- graduates of these special in- ported the resolutions. Minister
Call TE 4-5897
kie, a suburb of Chicago, it stitutions have been absorbed of the Interior Israel Bar Ye-
DAY SERVICES WILL BE HELD
was announced here by Max
IN THE NEW SANCTUARY
Bressler, national chairman of vital branches of Israel's econ- labor parties, disputed that
Congregation Bnai Moshe
REGISTRATION FOR ITS RELIGIOUS SCHOOL
IN ITS NEW AND BEAUTIFUL
SYNAGOGUE — SCHOOL BUILDING