AiCommittee Assails Bias by Banks
Morris B. Abram, president of the American Jewish Committee
points out highlights of study that shows a pattern of exclusion . of
Jews from executive positions in the nation's 50 largest commercial
.banks. The AJC survey revealed that 45 of the banks had no Jews
at all among their senior officers.
For months we fried
to find the ideal way
to say "good luck" to
students. Now, here's
our salute to you:
Ellen Erman, new Birming-
ham Beat columnist for The
Jewish News, has served on the
Groves Student Council as an
elected senator and board mem-
In addition, she's been a
member of the American Field
Service, Youth Hostels, Spanish
and drama clubs, has worked on
the school newspaper and is cur.
rently a page editor.
The daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
John Erman of Knollwood Cir-
cle W., Ellen is corresponding
secretary of Aliyah Bnai Brith
Girls. She worked as a dental
assistant this summer and plans
to go into dental hygiene in
Friday's football game is one
of the most anticipated all year.
I Not only is it "Dad's Night," but
it's the first time the Groves-
Seaholm game is being played at '
Birmingham's Aliyah Bnai Brith
Girls started its year with a birth-
day party given by the executive
board in .honor of Aliyah's second
Oak Park Figh
Take the words of Bennett Cerf. This compre-
hensive dictionary, published by Random
House, is a definitive work of great value. It has
132,000 entries, 60,000 technical and scien-
tific definitions and over '1,500 illustrations.
In grammar school, high school or college, you'll
find a recognized, authoritative dictionary invaluable.
You'll get better grades, you'll learn faster, you'll enjoy
learning with this quality reference work. No home
should be without one. No student, either. And it
makes a marvelous gift.
how to get your dictionary: It's a special service
for our customers. Just deposit $50 or more in a
present or new checking or passbook savings account
you're eligible to buy the American College
Dicti onary for just $2.95. It's a genuine $5.75 value.
ifs the kind of special service and extra value you
expect from Bank of the Commonwealth. This offer
Is being made for a limited time only.
Available at any of our convenient offices.
SANK OF THE COMMONWEALTH
Mambo( Foclecol Deposit insurance Corporation
As the dawn of Sept. 7 rose,
so did 1,477 students who entered
Oak Park High School for the
new 1966-67 term
Wednesday morning saw Dr.
Lloyd E. Peterman keynote an
assembly which outlined the "new
and old" administrative rules at
Oak Park High. The most basic
administrative change was the for-
mation of a new post of assistant
principal. Robert Schramke will be
in charge of attendance, discipline,
building management, and the
parking lot. This year only juniors
and seniors will be allowed to
drive to school, and all cars must
be registered with the school and
have a permit and sticker for the
car. There will be a charge for
Ray Renbarger, last year's as-
sistant principal, will return in a
new role. He will take charge of
counseling, student activities,
scheduling and business manage-
Steve Rubin, editor of Revoir,
will have a general call for all
people interested on working on
the staff of this year's yearbook.
For students who are interested
and have a seventh-hour dismissal,
there will be a workshop for the
Revoir in room A-125.
Friday, September 16, 1966-27
Israeli Pilot Hero Says 'Syrians Fear Us'
TEL AVIV (ZINS) — The after-
noon paper Ma'ariv carries an ex-
clusive interview with the Israeli
pilot who downed the Syrian IvIIG
over Lake Kinneret during the re-
cent Israel-Syrian clash.
The Israeli was asked to rate
the fighting capacity of the enemy.
His reply was: "The Syrians fear
us: In each of our encounters with
the enemy we have emerged
Even with the delegation of the
9th Grade, Groves still has over
125 new students, as well as 13
new teachers entering this fall.
Over the summer, students par-
ticipated in two main trips, one
to Europe and one to Spain. Suzi
Weiss, managing editor of the
school newspaper, was among the
20 students to tour Spain for six
As . a "foreign exchange," the
first few weeks' activities included
-an American Field Service assem-
bly to honor the three AFS stu-
dents from Italy, Thailand and
A $575 value for just $2 95
THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
tors. You might say they develop-
ed an almost reflex fear of us —
they never remain to fight it out.
This time too, the Syrian pilot at-
tempted to escape with the MIG
but we wouldn't let go until I shot
down his plane."
Sin has Many tools, but a lie is
the handle which fits them all.
Congregational a at
Wigli Way g). ay
PARTICIPATING CONGREGATION S
Jacob E. Segal
Benjamin H. Gorrelick
Israel I. Halpern
A. Irving Schnipper
Solomon H. Gruskin
Harry J. Goldberg
Dr. Manuel Feldman
Dr. Robert Schlaff
Hyman H. Karp
Jack .1. Kraizman
Solomon P. Wohlgelernter
Shaarey Shomayim ..... __Leo Y. Goldman
Leon From, Robert Syme
Harry L. Pliskow
Samuel H. Prero
James I. Gordon
ABBIE BEN Alti
David I. Berris, David J. Cohen, Hy Crystal, Dr. Jacob Goldman, Rabbi
Benjamin Gorrelick, Lawrence Gubow, Judge Charles Kaufman, Judge
Ira G. Kaufman, Judge Nathan J. Kaufman, Emanuel Mark, Council-
man Mel J. Ravitz, Rabbi Jacob E. Segal, Sidney Shevitz, Max Sosin,
Zvi Tomkiewicz, Melvin Weisz.
CONGREGATIONAL AND HIGH HOLY DAY COUNCIL
PH I LLIP STOLLMAN
MORRIS J. BRANDWINE
JUDGE NATHAN J. KAUFMAN
In addition to Speakers, Presidents, and Rabbis of participating con-
gregations, the committee includes:
Cantor Shabtai Ackerman, Rev. Hyman J. Adler, Norman Bloke,
Hyman M. Beale, Harry Cohen, Norman Cattier, Hy Crystal, Jonas
Dwarin, Harry Eskin, Isaac M. Faxstein, Dr. Manuel Feldman, William
Genser, Nathaniel H. Goldstick, Joe Gorman, Sam Gottlieb, Menashe
Hoar, Irving A. Hershman, Morris Karbal, Joseph Katchke, Samuel
Katkin, Sam Kaufer, Otto Kaufman, Judge George D. Kent, Nathan
King, Jack Kraizman, Morris Ben Lewis, Jack Lieberman, William
Liberson, Hyman Lipsitz, Sam Maza, Max Nosanchuk, Samuel Novet-
sky, Sol Nusbaum, Max Ostrow, Som Platt, Dr. and Mrs. Harry Port-
noy, N. P. Rossen, Julius Rotenberg, Dr. Robert Schlaff, David
Schaichit, Jack Shenkman, Joseph Shifman, Ben W. Siegal, David
Silver, Harold Sable, Max Sosin, George Spoon, Isadore Starr, Max
Stollman, Herman Strassburger, Norman Sukenic, Meyer Terebelo,
Henry Thumin, Zvi Tomkiewicz, Melvin Weisz, Bernard Winer, Sam