Hotel. Prices Soar
THE DETROIT JEWISH HEWS
Friday, March 10, 1972-19
JERUSALEW-The price DI hotel
accommodations for tourists in Is-
rael hat gone up 12.8 per - cent in Trees, Animals Bring Negev to Life
almost all hotels. Excluded are a
JERUSALEM--The planting of site previously considered unsuit-
NEW YORK—An 84-page "Guide Seven are leadership training
few rooms in major betels.
a 70,000 tree forest has begun on able for agriculture and even af- to Israel Programs," listing 177 programs for Zionist workers.
a plot of about 700 dunarns - (175 forestation.
summer, six-month and year-round Eleven are especially centered on
acres), in the western Negev at a This area lies west Of the •kibutz orograms in Israel open to Amer- ulpan programs for the study of
Relm near the Gaza Strip. The leans, has been published by the Hebrew; 14 are Yeshiva study pro-
• Fre* Television in All Rooms
terrain is scarred by deep gullies American Section of the World grams. Thirty offer a year's aca-
• Private Beach • Air Conditioned
created in the loess soil by sudden Zionist Organization. demic study in Israel for high
• Paot • Free Self Parking • Heat
The seventh such compilation school students.
winter floods. The use of agricul-
Copies of the "Guide to Israel
tural machinery is impossible on guide lists 177 different pro-
the narrow fields surrounded by grams, the great majority of which Programs" are available at a cost
are conducted and serviced in Is- of 50 cents to cover handling
Vacate:tut- ere y
the education and culture charges from the publications de.
To prepare for forest planting, rael by
SPECIAL REDUCED RATE!
youth and hehalutz depart- partment, World Zionist Organize-
daily par parson
the JNF is using heavy equipment and
ea Viteame &Ad
the WZO. Cooperating in ticn-American Section, 515 Park
to fill in the .gullies and level the
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United States are many Zion- Ave., New York 10022.
land. The future forest will serve the
ist groups, educational and reli-
as a camping and picnic area for gious
12 or 157 rooms
organizations and American
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the settlements of the region.
Mord. 8 to 20
Firm to Give Back Pay
10 of 107 Rooms
Thirty different summer pro- to Sabbath Observer
Strictly Kosher Gourmet Meals.
Mar. 20 to
Meanwhile,. with the approval
Sugar, Salt & Fat-Free Oikts.
_.of the. Israel Nature Preservation
NEW YORK (JTA) — Howard
high school students and seven
Completely Air ConcL &Heated.
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Rhine, president of the National
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Six programs include living and Jewish Commission on Law and
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Seven programs, such as Sherut nounced that- a major New York
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Recent observations have reveal- youth to give service to Israel for re-employ and pay back salary to
Entire oceanfront block
periods from eight weeks to a year. a Sabbath observer who claimed
37th to 38th St. MIAMI BEACH
■■■ against the killing of most wild
Twenty-nine programs provide for she was dismissed because of her
animals, wildlife in the Negev is study at one or another of Israel's need to leave early on Fridays
both graduate and during the winter months. The
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The Sabbath observer Bled a
In the light of the success of the a summer through four years of
venture, additional drinking holes academic life. Fourteen programs complaint with the New York State
will be installed in the central are of special interest to adult Division of Human Rights charging
Negev south of the Ramon Cirque educators and community workers that she was fired because of her
seeking to develop a better under- religion in violation of the State
as well as in the southern Negev.
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JOHANNESBURG — There are
117,990 Jews in South Africa today.
according to figures made avail-
able to the South African Jewish
Board of Deputies from the 1970
census returns. The new figure of
117.990 represents an increase of
3,489 on the 1960 census figures
of 114,501 Jews.
Tabulation of all the figures
gathered in the census is not yet
complete, but a projection has been
made on the basis of a sample of
the census returns and this has
been made available to the board's
social research unit by the Gov-
ernment Bureau- of Statistics.
The new figures are listed ac-
cording to economic regions and
not (except in a few cases) by
individual towns. Generally they
In a statement, Rhine observed
that brokerage firms have been
"a particular problem for Sabbath
observers seeking employment.
We trust that the substantial
amount of money involved in this
matter will go a long way towards
opening the doors of economic op-
portunity in this and other sectors
of the economy to Orthodox Jews."
Public Relations Institute
to Draw Federation Staffs
NEW YORK — The first all-
media Public Relations Institute
sponsored by the Council of Jew-
ish Federations and Welfare Funds
and featuring participation of
executives and specialists from
television, radio, newspapers and
the fields of advertising and pub-
lic relations. will be held at the
Waldorf-Astoria Hotel Thursday.
The day-long institute will focus
on areas of major media interest
Almost half (57,490) of South and concern, as well as the role
Africa's 117,990 Jews live in of public relations in the light of
Johannesbuig. After Johannes- expanding federation responsibili-
burg come Cape Town and the ties.
Designed for executive directors.
Peninsula with 25,650; the Ger-
miston•Alberton-Kempton Park, public relations directors and mem-
of community federation pub-
6,040; the Durban-Pinetown area,
5,990; and the Pretoria area, lic relations and publicity com-
mittees, the emphasis of the insti-
tute will be on production, design,
The remaining 16 per cent of budgeting
and over-all planning.
South African . Jewry is spread
widely over the country.
Percentages are: 65 per cent live Report Shows Philly
in the Transvaal; 28 per cent in Jews Backed Liberal
the Cape; 5 per cent in Natal and
(JTA) — The conten-
2 per cent in the Orange Free tion OSTON
of Jewish activist Michael J.
South African Jewry is essential- elected mayor of Frank
ly an urbanized community; only large part because the Jews of
1.4 per cent (1,660) are listed as Philadelphia gave him the majority
living in rural areas.
of their vote" has been declared
ZURICH — According to the pop- by a Jewish professional to be un-
ulation census of 1970, Dr. Daniel true. Rosenberg's critic declared
Lowinger has published the full that a survey had shown that a
figures of the Jewish population in majority of Philadelphia Jews had
Switzerland. In 1960 there were voted against Rizzo.
19.984 Jews and in 1970. 20,744.
Rosenberg accused Rizzo, the
There are four towns with over Democratic candidate of "running
1,0(10 Jews: Zurich, 5,477; Geneva, the most patently racist campaign
3,128; Basle, 2,071; and Lausanne in recent memory."
The report appeared in the Dec.
A total of 58.4 per cent of the 9 issue of Genesis II, "an inde-
Jewish population live in the Ger- pendent voice for Jewish renewal,"
man-speaking part of Switzerland; published by Jewish radicals in
37.6 per cent in - the French; and the Boston area.
3.9 per cent in the Italian. In 1920,
The rebuilt was in the form of
there were 20,979 Jews and in 1940, a letter in the Feb. 17 issue of
Genesis II, by Burton Siegel.