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April 30, 1982 - Image 69

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1982-04-30

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Friday, April 30, 1982 69

FAS Sponsors Canoe Trip

The Fresh Air Society
will host a one-day family
canoe trip May 16, meeting
8:30 a.m. at the main
United Hebrew Schools
building parking lot.
The trip will take place on
the Huron River near Ann
Arbor, and all safety and
canoe equipment will be
provided. Families are re-
quested to bring their own
picnic lunches.
Chairman of the family
camping committee of the
FAS is Dr. Richard Krugel.
Roberta Blitz is co-
chairman. There is a fee. A
grant from the Rabbi Morris
Adler Family Camping

Scholarship Fund has offset
part of the cost of the trip.
For information and to
register, call Leonard
Newman at the FAS office,
661-0600. Registration is

Czech Puppets
Learn Arabic

LONDON — The Inter-
national Council of Jews
from Czechoslovakia re-
ports that Arabic has been
added to the foreign-
language repertoire of the
nationally-famous Czech
puppet show "Spejbl and
Hurvinek" in Prague.



Bond Leaders Mark April 25th

A traumatic day on the
Jewish calendar, somberly
dispatched into recorded
history as a dramatic crav-
ing for peace, was marked
here with solemnity also as
a time for action.
Sunday, April 25, was oc-
casion for admonition to
Jewry that what has been
abandoned can be dupli-
cated as a measure of Is-
rael's strength by the de-
termined and dedicated will
of the Jewish people.
The history-making day
was occasion for reaffirma-
tion of this community's
interest in Israel and com-
mitment to efforts to assist
the Jewish state eco-
nomically at a gathering of
Israel Bond Organization
leaders at the home of Ruth
and Sam Rich, Sunday af-
ternoon. Hosting the
gathering were the son and
daughter-in-law of Mr. and
Mrs. Rich, Mr. and Mrs.
Ronald Rich.
An important message
to the gathering by Israel
Prime Minister Menahem
Begin, urging continued
support of the Israel
Bond efforts, was read to
the gathering by Ron

The sacrifices made by Is-
rael in the withdrawal from
Sinai were enumerated by

the guest speaker, Nicholas
Lane, a member of the board
of governors of the National
Conference on Soviet
Jewry, who was a leader in
British Jewish ranks before
settling in Pittsburgh, Pa.,
four years ago. He stated
that the $20 billion cost of
erecting the settlements in
Sinai will now have to be
reconstructed for the
evacuated settlers, some of
them in Judea and Samaria.
He indicated that Israel
Bond investments will be
needed for that purpose and
therefore urged increased
support for investment ef-
forts through Israel Bonds.
D. Dan Kahn, who
presided, gave a thorough
analysis of achievements in
Israel with the aid of Israel
Bond funds and reported on
extensive responses to the
movement's appeals as an
indication that Metropoli-
tan Detroit Jewry is com-
mitted to unstinted support
for Israel.
William Cohen, the new
director of the Israel Bonds
Organization here, an-
nounced that a newly-
issued Israel Bond, the Var-
iable Rate Issue (VRI), is
available for purchase by
trustees for employee bene-
fit funds and union funds.
The new bond pays a
minimum of 71/2 per cent

Einstein Reception for Bonds

Shown at Sunday's Israel Bond event are, from
left, Philip Slomovitz, speaker Nicholas Lane, Henry
Dorfman, D. Dan Kahn, and hosts Ronald Rich and
his wife, Joyce Golden-Rich.

interest plus halfthe excess,
if any, of the average prime
rate over 7 1/2 percent as de-
termined on April 1 and
Oct. 1 each year. The bond is
currently paying 12 per-
Initial subscription for
a VRI must be $25,000.
The bond matures in 12
Years. However, it can be
redeemed after three

years from the date of
purchase on 120-days
Kahn presented_ partici-
pants at the "Unity With Is-
rael" meeting with reprod-
uctions of the Phillip Ratner
lithograph commemorating
the Camp David Accords.
The lithograph shows
Menahem Begin, Jimmy
Carter and Anwar Sadat.

JCCouncil Delegates Meet

The youth awards com-
The Jewish Community
Council of Metropolitan De- mittee consists of Jack J.
troit will hold its final dele- Bodzin, chairman; Rhea
gate assembly of the season Appelman, Leonard
8 p.m. May 13 at Cong. Bnai Trunsky and Esther
Moshe. The 15th annual Rosenblum.
Walter E. Klein Youth
In addition to the youth
Award will be given to a awards, the agenda will in-
Jewish youth organization clude the annual election of
at the meeting.
council officers and execu-
tive committee members.

Bnai Brith

Bias Refuted

DETROIT LODGE will Israeli President Yitzhak
hold a wine-tasting party 8 Navon, a Sephardic Jew,
p.m. Monday at the Zionist says that there is no dis-
Cultural Center. Mentalist crimination against Orien-
Mel Eisenberg will tal Jews in Israel.
entertain. Admission is
However, he said there is
free, and guests are invited. a social distance between
For information, call Dave the Sephardim and the
Silverstein, 569-6117.
Ashkenazim which is being
Shown at a cocktail reception in advance of Sun-
* *
narrowed by intermarriage
day's Einstein Lodge and Chapter tribute dinner for
between the two Jewish
Israel Bonds are, seated from left: Chapter President Blood Bank Rally groups.
Faye Adelsberg with honorees Sigmunt
Ten years ago there were
The Bnai Brith Men's and
Rubin and Thelma Isaacs; and standing from left, Women's Councils will have only 11 percent intermar-
lodge President Charles Growe, Mania Lesh, recep- a blood bank rally 5-10 p.m. riages between the two
tion speaker Akiva Baum, Sam Freedman and Mr. Monday and Tuesday at groups. Today the rate is 23
and Mrs. Jay Moorin.
Temple Emanu-El. percent.




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