All together for the first time in their tenure are the newly
installed presidents of the local Bnai Brith chapters. They
are (standing, from left) Mesdames Bernard Daniels, Down-
town; Isaac Benaim, Zager; Benjamin Monast, Frenkel; Sam-
uel Finegood, Rex; Harold Robinson, Detroit; George Fleischer,
Tikvah; Alfred Holtz, Keidan; Harry Kaufman, Marshall;
Irving Tackel, Gershwin; Manuel Berman, Israel; Carl Gould,
Pisgah; and Miss Clara Braunfeld, Herzl. Seated (from left)
are Mesdames Louis Volk, Fox; Arthur Weinfeld, Centennial;
Wechsler's 'Reflections': 'Search
for Light in Democratic Window'
As editor of the New York
Post, as one-time associate of
PM, as Washington correspond-
ent and as author of many mag-
azine articles, James A. Wech-
sler has been known for many
years as an outstanding news-
His experiences are recorded
in a challenging book of remi-
niscences, "Reflections of an
Angry Middle-Aged Editor,"
published by Random House.
Translate the term "angry"
into "fighting" and you have
the mood of a man who de-
terminedly battled for the right
as he saw it, for justice for
He is in constant search for
"a light in the democratic
And so, he writes about men
and myths, about personalities
and issues, about challenges to
our way of life and the frustra-
tions that come the way of a
fighting editor who meets with
obstacles on the road to pro-
McCarthyism is exposed to
David Goldstein, Handler; Herman Kuster, Einstein; Joseph
Halberg, Livonia; Sidney Eidelman, president of the Women's
Council; David Taub, Bloch; Julius Scholnick, Brandeis; Her-
bert Gross, Morgenthau; Joseph Fogelson, East Side; and Al
Sobel, Suburban. Presidents not in the picture are Bertha
Kaplan, B&P; Mesdames Alex Kaufman, Motor City; John
Demunter, Oak Woods; Earl Weisberg, Stone; Jerry Simons,
Tucker; and Miss Shirley Gonte, Yuster-Rosenberg.
People • • • _
Israel to Punish.
(Direct JTA Teletype Wire to
The Jewish News)
The Bar Mitzvah of David
Earl Whiteman, son of Mr. and
Mrs. Bernard Whiteman, will be
observed Saturday at Cong.
Ahavas Achim. A buffet dinner
will be held the following eve-
ning in his honor at the White-
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Bard,
16225 Kentucky, announce the
Bar Mitzvah of their son, Paul,
on Saturday at Beth Aaron
Mrs. Celia Burke, 18950 Santa
Rosa, announces the Bar Mitz-
vah of her son, Harvey Irwin,
on Saturday at Adas Shalom
Synagogue. An open-house re-
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the fullness of daylight, he an-
JERUSALEM. — A bill to
alyzes the thinking of men in
ABRAHAM BROCKNER, for-
public life, he reviews events mer director of the Michigan make illegal crossings from
as they affected the decades Multiple Sclerosis Society, has Israel to Arab countries equally
during which he labdred for been named executive director punishable with infiltration into
Israel from Arab countries
of the Michigan Heart Associa- passed its first reading Tuesday
His concluding thoughts de- tion.
in the Knesset.
* * •
serve consideration. We read:
The bill, which has been in-
The board of directors of the
"If the young seem beat Michigan Chapter, National Mul- troduced in the form of an
and the old seem bored, let tiple Sclerosis Society, an- amendment to the anti-infiltra-
the movers and shakers look nounces the appointment of tion law, would set a maximum
"Music As You Like It"
to themselves for the answer. HARRY R. HILTNER, M.S.W., penalty of five years' imprison-
Rarely has there be
of Oak Park, as acting execu-
ings from Israel.
that clamored so loudly for tive director.
Deputy Defense Minister Shi-
* * *
valor and initiative, for the
LARRY BLACK, 20, son of mon Peres said, in introducing
unconventional political act,
the uninhibited word, the un- Mr. and Mrs. Irving Wyman, the bill, that such illegal cross-
equivocal thought spoken, in has been named a student in- ings were becoming an increas-
the Japanese phrase, 'as if structor at Massachusetts Insti- ing problem. He disclosdd that
536 Israelis crossed illegally to
one were dead,' and no longer tute of Technology.
* * *
neighboring countries in the
prey to mortal pressure and
Gifts • Hosiery
At a recent dinner banquet past three and a half years,
vanity. Rarely have so many
men acted in such a time as held at Devon Gables Hilltop. including 136 during the past
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if the way to glory was Room, MORN LEVIN was in- six months.
Peres said that the reasons
through the glib evasion, the stalled as president of the De-
Member of: City of Hope,
discreet retreat, the soft troit Professional Photographers for such crossings might be
J.W.V., Bnai Brith
smile. But they may not have Association. Levin, age 30, is personal — a family quarrel, a
one • of the youngest members desire for adventure or a wish
the last word."
That is how he retains confi- ever elected to this position. He to meet with relatives. But once
dence that the valor he pleads is co-owner with Herman Jaffee an Israeli crosses over into an
Open: Daily to 6; Sunday to 2
for will be attained, that initia-
said, he is usually used by Arab
tive will not be abandoned. He Oak Park. * * *
Next to Sanders
exposes evasion, but he advo-
STANLEY H. MARX, presi- intelligence as a source of in-
cates courage in public affairs. dent of Industrial Smelting Co., formation.
In that sense he has written a Michigan's sole producer of tyre
metal for the graphic arts and
leading supplier of solder for
the automotive industry, -an-
nounces the formation of Solar
Systems, Inc. This new com-
pany, of which Marx is vice
(for color too . . • of .course)
president, is one of only three
firms in the United States now
manufacturing solar cells.
FLOSSIE COHEN invites her
many friends to stop in for gifts, Nazi Law Prohibiting
hosiery and costume jewelry at Shehita Invalidated
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unconstitutional a law adopted
during the Nazi regime 27 years
Neo-Fascists in Rome
ago which outlawed the prac-
tice of Shehita, the Jewish
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ritual method of slaughtering
Italian Jewish Author
animals for consumption.
ROME, (JTA)—Vandals pre-
The court held that the pro-
sumed to be neo-Fascists threw hibition of Shehita, contained
a bomb against` the parked car in the law of April 21, 1933—
of the noted Italian Jewish one of the first anti-Jewish
painter and author, Dr. Carlo measures enacted by the Hitler
Levi, smashing a door and sev- regime—was a "Nazi measure
eral - windows. - Dr. Levi com- of violence." The court's deci-
manded a partisan group which sion was taken during its fourth
fought the Germans and Ital- civil Senate earlier this year
ian Fascists in the Tuscany and has now been revealed
can serve them all!
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ian intellectuals a manifesto Braverman, director of the food
condemning official bans of technology laboratory of the
gatherings by anti-Fascists and Technion-Haifa Institute of
police attacks on such gather- Technology, has been invited to
ings. The manifesto also urged serve as visiting professor of
that state authority be used food technology at the Massa-
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Local Bnai Brith Chapters Install New Presidents