18—Friday, July 28, 1967
THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
`Strike Zion!' Author Calls War
Brush With Total Destruction
Al Deutsch Wins I SheryilBellman to lied
Award From State 41r. Joel Norman Rott
Mrs. Bee Kalt of the BEE KALT
Alfred L. Deutsch. president o f
TRAVEL AGENCY. 4226 N. Wood
American Savings and Loan As-
By CHARLOTTE DUBIN
. . . he sees things in blacks and
' ward, Royal Oak, has recently re
Some of the finest coverage o f whites, good for a soldier but turned from the New York State * sociation, received the Michigan
the Six Day War was by the not for a politician.
Catskills where she met with exe- Savings and Loan League's annual
Canadian Broadcasting Company
"The real military credit goes cutives of the Concord Hotel, Community Service Award for
The man largely responsible, a to Rabin — quiet. unpretentious, Kiamesha Lake. N.Y., and re-
outstanding community service
veteran correspondent who has more typical of the Israeli fighter." ceived an escorted tour of the
covered every major conflict in
As for Prime Minister Levi famous hotel. In her conversations plus contribuitions to the savings
the world since World War H , Eshkol: spent an afternoon with with Concord executives, the travel and loan industry.
The presentation was made at
called the Arab-Israeli war "the him, and I got the feeling he was agent discussed the unique pro-
most brilliant campaign I have adjusting for a political fight . grams and policies of the hotel the league's 80th annual conven-
ever seen. -
Perhaps the people felt he was which were of interest to her area tion in Mackinac Island, where
. William Stevenson was in De- too naive. too trusting; actually, clientele. Among these are Con- George M. Zeltzer, executive vice-
troit this week to publicize his he is a man of peace, a man with cord's policy which permits weekly president of American Savings,
Bantam Extra paperback, "Strike a social conscience."
arrivals to begin any day of the was re-elected to the board of di-
Zion!. - the first such coverage
Stevenson has no great love
week rather than the traditional
after the war On June I1, the
Deutsch was selected by a re-
for the Egyptians. In 1956, he
Sunday to Sunday; the Concord's
hostilities were over; on June 24.
view committee composed of the
found Goebbels' Number Two I new family plan and its extensive
MISS SHERYLL BELLMAN
the 2I6-page illustrated book
president of Hillsdale College,
program for children and teen
man, Dr. Johannes von Leers, do-
whooshed off the presses.
Dr. J. Donald Phillips; the presi-
Mr. and Mrs. Ben Bellman of
agers; and its personal diet serv-
ing anti-Israel broadcasts for the
Stevenson's schedule paralleled
dent of the Michigan State
Safford, Ariz., announce the, en-
ice for guests with special food
United Arab Republic. After
the speedy conflict. He was in Is-
Chamber of Commerce, Harry
gagement of their daughter Sheryll
interviewing him at the ministry
rael to do a television documentary
to Joel Norman Rott, son
of guidance in Cairo, and obtain-
on a country preparing for war. A
of Mr. and Mrs. Saul Rott of North-
HANLEY DAWSON CHEVRO- 1 liam R. Fischer,
ing a story of unbelievable
day before the conflict erupted,
LET, 14501 W. Seven Mile, an-
Deutsch was chairman of De- field Blvd., Oak Park.
atrocities committed against the
it was presented on the trans-
Miss Bellman is a graduate of
nounced the association of Mary troit's Allied Jewish Campaign
Jews, Stevenson made front-page
Canadian "Newsmagazine" pro-
the microbiology department, Uni-
Gorman to their new car sales this year.
gram (Channel 91.
of Arizona. Her fiance at-
Fischer was succeeded as presi-
He was thrown into jail by the
On his way back to
dent by Harry S. Palmer, executive tends the Walsh Institute of Ac-
Egpytians and kicked out of the
Stevenson covered two days of
Art Weinenger, formerly of Art's vice president of First Savings countancy.
country three days later. He has
proceedings at the United Nations.
TV Shop-On-Wheels, is now a part- Association of Dowagiac.
not been back.
and while waiting for his delayed
ner in L & W TELEVISION SERV-
The Michigan League represents
"Our CBC people couldn't op- ICE at 19721 W. Seven Mile.
El Al flight, arranged with Ban-
70 of the 71 savings and loan as-
erate in Cairo during the Six Day
* • •
tam to do the book.
AND HER GYPSIES
sociations throughout the state,
Despite his years of experience
Leonard G. Rose, executive vice
Authentic Gypsy Orchestra
stantly being arrested. And then president of the CREDITORS with total assets exceeding $3,500,-
as a newsman, Stevenson found
Strolling Violins, Floor Ggew,
that this was one war toward
SERVICE INC., is attending the
bloody nerve to ask me later why 28th annual convention of the
which he could not be dis-
we didn't show their side of the American Collectors Association,
passionate. "I've been attacked
for not being objective," he said,
United Nations referees on the
Inc. in Minneapolis, where the
Stevenson isn't pessimistic about group has its headquarters.
"but for once, there was a clear-
Israel side of Suez do not resemble
• • •
cut issue. I've seen so many
the future of Arab-Israeli rela-
the mustachioed Arabs shown in a *
tions, as far as a new hot war is
crises in so many parts of the
photograph last week in The Jew-
concerned. "The Russians are put-
world: this was a story I was
ish News. The wrong picture run *
for Any Occasion
committed to write."
ting pressure on Egypt. I was told
over the caption showed Iraqi
CBC chose the name of his by a top Israeli officer that there
President Abdel Rahman Aref and
hook for a Sunday television was to have been an Arab military
Algerian President Hourari Bou-
special—"Strike Zion," the code parade on July 23. Nasser was
Iry Herman has been appointed medienne in Moscow with Soviet
name for Israel's historic oper- warned not to hold it; and he sales manager for Vogue Carpet Premier Alexei Kosygin and Com-
didn't. Instead. he made an equi-
Mills, wholesale carpet distributor munist Party Chief Leonid Brezh-
Israel's contingency plan. Steven- vocal speech.
and mill direct representative to nev.
"Hussein must go through a Michigan and Ohio home furnish-
son points out in his book, was
written on a 10-day calendar. certain amount of pantomine with ings and floor covering dealers. Ben
"Israel had only so long she could Nasser. He is basically a weak Goldberg, general
last on her fuel, food and man- man. If the Israel government manager, de
power reserves. Most desirably, ' doesn't try to humiliate Jordan scribed the asso-
she would accomplish her aim in too much. I think an accommoda- ciation as part of
five days. Making the maximum tion will be accomplished. It's a the growth of
use of her brains. Israel did a very subtle political game."
lot of her operational planning and
The newsman was frankly in
Mills in a rapidly
tactical operation with computers.
doubt about Israel's long-run
She stretched her reserves to the
gains. "You can't put a price on
ing market. Until
CALL: LI 7-0896 or LI 5-2737
the effect of public opinion," he
"People yet don't realize what
observed. "I've been involved in
was Sunday sup-
thin ice Israel was on during the
a controversy in the letters to
We Make Our Own Glasses
war. She brushed with total de-
the editor column in Toronto
ing manager engaged in retail
regarding Israel's alleged
advertising a n d merchandising
A Royal Navy fighter pilot for
atrocities against the Arabs. To
with the Detroit Free Press. Prior
• LATEST DOMESTIC AND
Britain during World War II,
my embarrassment and shame,
to this his background included
Stevenson knows what it takes
IMPORTED FRAME FASHIONS
these letters are from an Angli-
intensive retail experience in mer-
to make a good air force. "This
can church dignitary." Steven.
chandising, advertising and sales
• PRESCRIPTIONS FOR GLASSES
one had genuine egalitarianism.
son said that, on the contrary,
promotion. A graduate of the Uni-
The men actually could read each
the Israelis suffered loss of lives
versity of Missouri journalism
other's minds they were so close.
because they chose to fight hand-
school, Herman earned his mas-
• Immediate Repair
• Reasonably Priced
Possibly this is why they won."
to-hand rather than risk damag-
ters degree in business and mer-
Stevenson noted with some
ing the Old City shrines with
chandising at New York University.
amusement that the crack para-
He and his wife, the former Helen
troopers were "trundled around
He wouldn't have blamed the Stein, have three children. Special
13720 W. 9 MILE nr. COOLIDGE
the country in buses trying to
Israelis for some revenge, Steven- interests include the Detroit Busi-
OAK PARK, MICH.
find the war. Some people said
son said. In one case, a young Is- nessmen's group, City of Hope and
that instead of red paratroop
Hours: Doily and Soturdoy 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
raeli soldier went to help an Arab Ivan S. Bloch Lodge, Bnai Brith.
badges, they should have worn ' family, took them milk and bread.
Thursdays to 9 p.m.
red bus badges."
"He never came out. They found a 3-inch fuse. And that was the
With the desert commandos. him knifed and mutilated."
extent of his instruction."
said Stevenson, "flexibility was
Israel subjected newsmen to an
For 12 hours, this portly Eng-
their greatest strength. They were , "efficient, but sensible" kind of lishman was barricaded in a Jeru-
constantly adapting to changing censorship. the correspondent con- salem wine cellar. "He figured if
conditions." He added: "If they ceded. "Although CBC was trusted,
he was going to die, he would die
hadn't been able to replenish their there was much secrecy in this like a gentleman. He went through
supplies from captured Egyptian campaign."
the best wine and whiskey in the
stores, they would never have made
Stevenson is accustomed to look- cellar, and then, when the siege
ing for the little things that make was lifted, went out into the streets
The correspondent described De- a people; he's written books on and fought hand to hand. He said
tense Minister Moshe Dayan's role China, Indonesia, India and Africa, later he didn't know how he did
more important than what you say
as "similar to that of Winston the latter being a novel, "The Bush.
it. And only days after he was
is how you soy it. Expressions of
Churchhill during World War II." babies," which he is doing for an back in England as though nothing
sympathy, best wishes or congratu-
"Dayan has dash and toughness MGM film. There are many experi- C had happened."
lations ore much more effective with
ences of the Arab-Israeli war re-
"This type of volunteer from
a gift basket that speaks for you
counted in "Strike Zion!" Many
all over the place—not only the
... in an eye-appealing, taste-tempt-
emerged after the war was over.
Jews — encouraged the Israelis
ing and satisfying manner.
"There was a great party at
more than anything else. These
Mandy's when the Israelis won.
people felt that if Israel were
We are Michigan's leader in
(Mandy Rice-Davies, the Profumo
defeated, civilization would be
GIFT BASKET PREPARATION
Scandal witness, runs a Tel Aviv
There must be a reason!!
"It cheered me up a lot to cover
discotheque). One fellow, who runs
a pirate radio station in Britain, this war, a very human sort of
turned up in Tel Aviv to rejoin war, fought by a well-behaved
his old paratroop brigade. They army, a delightful people, with
old him there were only two new very little bombast. There is no
05 WV .aNICMGLS RD or Arr:orr+oro
hings to learn: on the detonators, air force like it. I can't be loud
DETROIT 21 MICHIGAN
there were now a 7-inch fuse and enough in my praise."
Right Caption, Wrong Pic
Iry Herman Named
Sales Manager of
Vogue Carpet Mills
ROSEN OPTICAL SERVICE
day a fettePil
"Speedy Recovery," "Sympathy" or "Boa Voyage"
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