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May 02, 1969 - Image 33

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1969-05-02

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THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS

Friday, May 2, 1969 33

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News Brevities

Fifty major works of Czech art-
ist IVCCROSLAV RADA will be on
exhibition through May 13 in the
fifth floor Lutheran section of the
Grosberg Religious Center at
Wayne State University.

NY Orthodox Teachers
Seek Union Support
for Holiday Absences

NEW YORK (JTA)—A campaign
to persuade the United Federation
of Teachers to negotiate an agree-
ment with the board of education
to give teachers absenting them-
selves on religious holidays the
right to do so without the present
financial penalty has been started
by the Association of Orthodox
Jewish Teachers of the New York
City Public School s.
The association is circulating
among its members a petition, di-
reded to UFT president Albert
Shanker, which points out that
observant teachers cannot use
their accumulated absence reserve
to offset time they take off for
religious observance reasons. The
result, according to the petition,
"is a sizeable loss" of income each
year deducted for such absences.
The petition asserts that such
an agreement in the next UFT con-
tract, now being negotiated, would
not require additional funds and
would benefit a large group of

lamation designating May 12
through 18 as ARMED FORCES
WEEK in Detroit. An evening
band concert at Ford Auditorium
featuring the U.S. Air Force Mili-
tary Airlift Command Band, a re-
• • •
ception honoring Michigan's 10 liv-
GEORGE PIERROT's 20-page ing Medal of Honor men, a Civic
Armed
Forces Week Luncheon,
1969 Fishing and Holiday Letter
comes off the press this week. It static displays in downtown De-
is packed with useful suggestions troit and open house activities at
about outdoor vacations of every Detroit area military installations
kind and price, with special em- will highlight a full schedule of
phasis on Michigan and on On- events to be featured on the oc-
tario's Algoma country directly casion of the 20th annual obser-
Forces Week.
north of Michigan. For a free copy vance of Armed
• • •
call at any of the 15 Greater De-
George
Bernard
Shaw's SAINT
troit offices of Standard Federal
JOAN, the last production of the
Savings.
Meadow
Brook
Theatre's
1968-69
• • •
season, will open a five-week run
PAUL MAURIAT, French or- at Oakland University on May 22.
* • •
chestra leader, and his 35 musi-
cian company will be in concert
The Gertrude Kasle Gallery.
8:20 p.m. Saturday at the Masonic will have an exhibit of paintings
Auditorium. Recent record releases by PETER STROUD, one of Eng-
for the orchestra include the LP land's outstanding artists, May 10-
The association reported, in its
"Doing My Thing" and singles June 4. The show consists of relief
"Hey Jude," "Chitty, Chitty, Bang, surface paintings with matte fin- current newsletter, that officials
of the board of education w •
Bang" and "Sweet Charity." Tick- ishes in subtle colors.
attended the association's recent
• * •
ets are available at the Masonic
box office, Grinnell's Downtown
JOHN H. ROSEN ADVERTIS- annual dinner indicated tha'
and all J. L. Hudson ticket centers. ING. Lathrup Village, has been ap- such an item "could be sego
• • •
pointed advertising agency for the tiated" through the UFT.
The Orthodox Jewish teachers
GUY LOMBARDO, who brings W. P. Hickman Company, Inc..
his Royal Canadians to the Masonic Troy, Mich., manufacturers of argued that absences on religious
holidays
"are more vital to us than
Auditorium, 8:20 p.m. May 10 has building products.
absences due to minor illness or
introduced more than 500 songs
graduations"
and that they were
which have become national fav-
the only teachers penalized for
orites. His musical productions in- ,
absence on a Jewish holiday. "Any
dude such classics- as "Show
other teacher," the association
Boat," "Around the World in 80
said, "may be absent on these
Days," "Arabian Nights" and
days and fill out an absence refund
"South Pacific." Tickets are avail-
AMERICAN UNITED LIFE IN form without any penalty" while
able at the box office, Grinnell's
Downtowte'and all J. L.• HOdson •St/IANCE CO. salutes ARNOLD observant Jewish teachers "are de-
LEVITSKY of Oak Park, who has prived of this privilege because of
ticket centers.
• • •
sold in excess of $1,500,000 in his conscience."
More than 500 persons from first year with American. He
both coasts and four midwestern ranks seventh among all Ameri-
agents.
states are expected to attend the can United Life
• • *
25th anniversary reunion of the
Sam
Belkin,
formerly
of BEL-
1944 graduating classes of Detroit
CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL at Hill- KIN'S MARKET, is now associ-
crest Country Club, 8 p.m. May 24. ated with Morris Berg, former
Reunion chairman Sol Iwrey of owner of Super-Sol Super Market,
Southfield said proceeds will be BERG'S PRODUCE, 22175 Cool-
given to the scholarship fund at idge, at W. Nine Mile, Oak Park.
Central. Iwrey's committee in- They cary a large selection of
cludes: Judith Spilkin Sillman, sec- fruits, vegetables, delicatessen,
retary of the January '44 class; smoked fish, lox, complete selec-
Lillian Taylor Cohen, June secre- tion of groceries and all kinds of
tary; Phyllis Rosenberg Paul; Con- herring.
nie Levine Adler; Rosemary Em
mer Selburn; Alice Wert Freed-
man; Edith Feinberg Resnick:
Faye Kamnetzky Bright; Mickey
Goldstein Spira; and Maynard M.
Gordon. Gordon was a co-editor of
the Central Student in the June '44 I
term and is preparing a reunion
issue for the event.
• • •
"FURNACE OF THE LORD" is
Mrs. Elisabeth Elliot's account of
her travels in the Middle East
shortly after the six-day Arab-Is-
raeli war of 1967. Many Christians,
especially conservative ones, con-
sider the restoration of the Jewish
people to Jerusalem a requisite to
the final redemption of mankind.
Mrs. Elliot was therefore particu-
larly interested in how Jerusalem
was affected by the clash. After
extensive interviews, close obser-
vation and much reflection, she
were $60 to $200
wrote "Furnace of the Lord"
(Doubleday, May 16). It is a vivid
record of the sights and sounds and
people of this troubled region.
• • •
Edwin 0. George, president of
Detroit Edison Co. and general
chairman of the 1969 Metropolitan
Detroit Armed Forces Week Com-
mittee, accepted from Detroit
Mayor Jerome P. Cavanagh a proc-

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