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March 18, 1977 - Image 18

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1977-03-18

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For Custom Drapery
Cleaning, Call

Pace Quickens as Allied Jewish Campaign Nears Opening

House Committee on Ap- asked -to turn in the re-
propriations. The same maining, completed
year, The Nation named pledge cards of all pro-
him one of the two best spective donors assigned
to them.
Campaign General
Riegle co-authored "0
Congress," a best-selling Chairman-Daniel M. Hon-
igman said that the pre-
book published in 1972.
"MI That The Nom Implies"
In 1975 he .visited the Campaign total is crucial
Middle East and conferred to the success of the Cam-
extensively with the lead- paign. He appealed to all
Wash & Finish
ers of Israel and Egypt. volunteer workers to par-
Drip Dry Curtaini
While he believes peace in ticipate in this mobiliza-
the Middle East is possi- tion effort.
In conjunction with
ble, Riegle states it will not
be achieved as long as the these meetings, Jack A.
Arab states refuse to ac- Robinson and Norman
knowledge Israel- as a Wachler, chairmen of the
pre-Campaign phase of
sovereign state. '
Suburban Coll Collect
"The role of the Unted the 1977 AJC-IEF, will
Reverse Charges
States must be to encour- lead the campaign lead-
• e•sprea•s
age those actions on 'the ership team on March
• Lampshades
part of all countries of the 28-29 in calling prospects
Cleaned — Recovered or Relined
Middle East which will who have not yet made
• Window Shades
Cleaned & Replaced
lead to a steady change of their commitment.
* *
• Blankets
attitudes — a general di-
Laundered & Fluffed
and hostility that poisons "M" Day Is March 20
11410 JOS. CAMP AU
3 blks. E. of 1-75
the atmosphere in the
Telephones will be
Coniff/Holbrook exit
Middle East," Riegle said. available at the United
"While we seek better Hebrew Schools building
_Free Parkin• in Rear
Available For All Occasions
relations' with Arab on "M" Day — March 20
25 years experience
Traci* Member
states and strive to un- — from 10 a.m. to 12:30
American Society of
derstand their needs and p.m. to help Metropolitan
aspirations, we must not Division volunteers com-
Interior Designers
overlook our commitment plete their' solicitation
(A.S. .I.D.)
to the security and survi- kits.
val of Israel — a commit-
The kits were distrib-
ment which I, and I be- uted at the Metropolitan
lieve the vast majority of , Division kick-off March 6.
-Americans, feel very On "M" Day more than
120 division volunteers
* * *
will gather for the culmi-
nation of their two-week
Set for M rch 20-28
effort on behalf of the Al-
In an 11th-hour effort- lied Jewish Campaign-
to reach as many con- Israel Emergency Fund.
tributors as possible be-
Division Volunteers are
fore the formal opening of encouraged to reach all
the 1977 Allied Jewish prospective contributors
by "M" Day, said Jerome
Emergency Fund March B. Greenbaum, associate
30, there will be a series of chairman of the Division.
division meetings held by Rabbi James I. Gordon
chairmen in their homes and Isadore Shrodeck are
March 20-28.
Metropolitan Division
Volunteers will be chairmen.
Chairing the Campaign
committees of the organi-
zations which provide vol-
unteer workers for the di-
vision are Steven H.
Meyers, of the Metropoli-
tan Detroit Bnai Brith
Council; Herman
Strassburger, of Cong.
Beth Abraham-Hillel
Men's Club; Sidney Kotler
and David Brody, of Cong.
Beth Shalom Men's Club;
for any
and Peter )Steffin and
William Sorokin, fof the
- special -occasion . . • •
Detroit Socialites.
Also participating are
Passover-time or_
Morris. Elken, chairman,
and David Goodstein, co-
Mother's. Day
chairman, of the Jewish
War Veterans' commit-
tee; Harry Resnick and
An original portrait in pastels
Morris Asher of the
by Elliott and David Skinner.
Labor Zionist Alliance
Council of Detroit; Joseph
(done from a sitting or a photo)
Jacobson of Pontiac; Mor-
ris Friedman of the
Now specially priced at
Sholem Aleichem Insti-
tute; Rabbi Bernard
Moskowitz of United
Hebrew Schools; and Mrs.
Mar 7 thru April 2nd
William Sabaroff of
Workmen's Circle.
You are invited to visit or call for an appointment
Special. Gifts Section
workers are urged by
David Levine and co-
chairman Jack Boxer to
t a n
complete any outstand-
ing slips by "M - Day.
Workers from the Treas-
ury Gifts Section, chaired
by Carl Lichtenstein and
co-chaired by Leo Baron,
Livernois at Walton
ORCHARO friltt
are also using this as a
Maple Road
target date.
at,Orchard5 Lake
Thurs & Fri 10 to 9
10 to 6 Daily
The just man will flourish
-in spite of envy.

American support of
Israel's security fosters
not only peace in the Mid-
dle East but also the
moral values and security
of the United States, ac-
cording to U.S. Senator
Donald W. Riegle (D-
Mich.) who will address
the formal opening of the
1977 Allied Jewish
Campaign-Israel Emer-
gency Fund March 30 at
Adat Shalom Synagogue.
A 6:15 p.m. reception will
be followed by dinner at 7.
Israel, Riegle said, is
"the only real democracy
and the steadiest friend
of the United States in
the Middle East."
Riegle was first elected
to the House of Represen-
tatives in 1966. In 1967, at
the age of 28, he became
the youngest member
ever appointed to the









The stepped-up pace of the Allied Jewish Campaign
activities are reflected in the recent appearances of Rev.
John Grauel at several meetings. In the top photograph,
he is shown, left, with Dr. Ellis B. Rifkin, chairman of the
Engineers and Scientists Section. In the second photo-
graph, from left, are James M. August, co-chairman of
the Services — Arts and Crafts Division, and David
Frnak, chairman of the Mercantile Division. The divi-
sions held a joint meeting at Knollwood Country Club. In
the .third photograph, Rev. Grauel is shown, left, with
Jerry Acker, co-chairman of Services, Arts and Crafts
and Richard A. Kahn, Mercantile chairman:Shown at
the Metropolitan Division kickoff,. in the fourth photo-
graph, are, from left, David Levine, chairman of special
gifts; Jerome B. Greenbaum, associate chairman; and
John Nemon, a member of the executive board. The bot-
tom photograph shows, from left, Dr. Howard A. Parven,
chairman of the Podiatrists Section; Jonathan Livny,
former attorney general of Israel on the West Bank;
and Professional Division Chairman Dr. Paul C. Fein-
berg at the recent Podiatrists Section dinner which saw
25-30 percent increases in gifts to the Campaign.

Nazi Emblem Distribution
Probed by German Officials

BONN (JTA) — The
Frankfurt State Pro-
secutor is weighing ac-
tion against a German
mail order house which
ordered 16 cartons of im-
itation "Waffen SS" dag-
gers with Nazi emblems.
The company's action
could constitute an of-
fense against laws for-
bidding the distribution
of Nazi emblems, though
exemptions are permit-
ted "where it serves the
interests of art, science or
The cartons, originating
in Madrid, were uncovered
by accident when customs
men were conducting ran-
dom checks on air freight

packages. Some diggers
were wrapped in simple
cardboard,, but others
were in smart "gift 'pac-'
The blades of the(
inch daggers contah_d
the inscriptions "In
Kameradschaft Himler."
(In Devoted Comradeship
With Himmler) or "Meine
Ehge Heisst Treue" (My
Honor is Called Loyalty).
The black leather handles
bear the emblem of the
Waffen SS and also a
Swastika and the "Reich-
sadler" (Reich Eagle)
A spokesman for the
mail order house says the
fake daggers were in-
tended ."for collectors."

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