Committee Plans Israel Testimonial Michael Comay to Be Speaker at Israel
to Reuther as Labor Man of Decade
Leaders of the Michigan Host Committee planning the
"Labor Man of the Decade" testimonial dinner honoring
Walter P. Reuther, to be held Wednesday, in the Fountain
Room of the Masonic Temple, are (from left) Mrs. Mildred
Jeffrey, UAW Community relations director and national
Democratic committeewoman; Rabbi Morris Adler, chairman
of the UAW Public Review Board; August Scholle, president
of the Michigan State AFL-CIO; Al Barbour, head of the
Wayne - AFL-CIO; and Emil Mazey, secretary-treasurer of the
UAW. The last three are co-chairmen of the committee. The
testimonial to Reuther, UAW president, is being given by
the State of Israel through the Detroit Israel Bond Commit.
tee. Israel will honor Reuther for his contributions to its
economic upbuilding and to the progress of labor throughout
Morocco Removes Another Jew,
Zaoui, from High Government Post
(Direct JTA Teletype Wire to
The Jewish News)
PARIS—The removal of an-
other Jew from a high post in
the Moroccan Government was
reported here Wednesday from
M. Zaoui was dismissed with-
out any reason being given from
his post as director of the Con-
servation Fonciere in the Moroc-
can Finance Ministry. His dis-
missal was followed by a cam-
paign against him in the extremist
Moslem journal, Al Oumal, which
has accused him of Zionist affilia-
Earlier this year, Meyer Tole-
dano was removed from his post
as judicial counselor to the Moroc-
can Foreign Ministry.
In another development, un-
easiness was reported developing
among Moroccan Jews after fur-
ther study of the 17 articles of
the new "fundamental law"
signed by King Hassan on
One particularly disturbing ar-
ticle is number 15, which stresses
that Morocco will not only re-
main faithful to the Arab League
under King Hassan but will
strengthen its attachment to the
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League. It was noted that Moroc-
can journals have been urging
full Moroccan collaboration in all
plans of the League.
While the new law does not
nullify the relations of equality
of rights of Jews and Moslems
in Morocco, it does not use the
term "Jew" -at all. Articles one
and two of the law, in fact,
stress the fact that Morocco is an
Arab and Moslem country and
that Islam is the official religion
of the state.
While article 15 also re-
affirms the acceptance by Morocco
of the United Nations Charter,
Moroccan Jews have been won-
dering when freedom of move-
ment for Moroccan Jews, in ac-
cordance with the UN Charter,
will be reestablished.
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Rabbis Join Moslems
CASABLANCA, (JTA) — For
the first time in the history of
Morocco, the Moroccan Grand
Rabbinate will join Moslem reli-
gious dignitaries at a meeting of
the Syndical Order.
The Moslem Religious Magis-
trate invited the five rabbis, who
form part of the Rabbinical
Court here, to the session.
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Michael Comay, Israel ambas-
Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt and
sador to the United Nations, former Senator Herbert H. Butchers, announced by Anton
s, international repre-
will be the main speaker at Lehman of New York are the Jakob
sentative of the union.
the Walter P..
national co-chairmen. The co-
Miss Benzell is going into
Reuther "L a-
chairmen of the Michigan Host rehearsal
for a Broadway play
bor Man of
Committee planning the event with Robert Weede and Molly
are Emil Mazey, secretary- Picon. _ The play is "Shalom"
treasurer of the UAW; August
Dinner 7 p.m.
Scholle, president of the Mich which takes place in Israel.
igan State AFL-CIO; and Al
Barbour, head of the Wayne
Room of the
County AFL-CIO Council. On
the committee of 80 notables
are U.S. Senators Patrick V.
McNamara and Philip Hart and
Gov. John B. Swainson.
the UAW and
An initial purchase of $100,-
000 in Israel Bonds was made
of the AFL-
by the UAW International in
CIO, is being
honor of Reuther, according to
the announcement made by
the State of
Mazey. A number of other
unions have announced Israel
Bond purchases, including
Israel Bond Committee as "La- $16,000 in Israel Bonds by the
bor Man of the Decade" for Amalgamated Meat Cutters and
his "outstanding contributions
to her economic upbuilding and
to the progress and achieve-
ments of labor throughout the
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Ambassador Comay will pre-
sent the award. Comay has held
many high posts in the Israel
government and is a former
ambassador to Canada.
Mimi Benzell, glamorous star
of opera, concert and televi-
sion, who made her Metropoli-
tan Opera debut as queen of
the night in Mozart's "The
B1f A1r16a e On Your Car
Magic Flute," will be the guest
star of an outstanding program.
Rabbi Morris Adler, chairman
of the UAW • Public Review
Authorized Imperial, C rysler, Plymouth & Valiant
Board, will be the toastmaster.
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The Invocation will be given
Below 7 Mile
by the Rev. Henry Hitt Crane
and the Benediction by Fr.
Robert F. Allen. Mayor Louis ANI■
C. Miriani will bring greetings
on behalf of Detroit.
Call DI 1-5716, or write the
Israel Bond Office, 8522 W.
McNichols, for reservations.
Workshop to Convene
The joint annual meeting of
the Jewish Vocational Service
and Commmunity Workshop
will be held next Thursday, at
the Stockholm Restaurant for
the nomination and election of
officers and new trustees.
Charles F. Rosen, JVS presi-
dent, will present the highlights
of the agency's activities during
the past year. Gilbert B. Silver-
man, president of Community
Workshop, will describe activi-
ties of the agency.
JVS also will present its an-
nual Employer - of - the - Year
Award to that company which
has been most helpful in em-
ploying agency clients, and four
companies will be added to the
Jewish Vocational Service's
Honor. Roll of Employers.
Community Workshop will
present a Contractor-of-the-year
Award to that business firm
which has been most coopera-
tive in providing work contracts
to the Community Workshop.
Four other businesses will be
inscribed on the Workshop's
Honor Roll of Contractors.
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While vacationing in. London,
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returning from Israel where
he had spent several months.
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