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- E' "rl:I"'l '" -- , .... i  E'I'l "'?; "" '':'I PAGE 22 THE JEWISH TRANSCRIPT SEPTEMBER 30, 1970 Nixon Askecl to Lead Fight on Hijackers The following telegram was sent to President Richard M. Nixon and Secretary of State William P. Rogers by Albert M. Franco, chairman of the Com- munity Relations Department of the Jewish Federation & Coun- cil of Greater Seattle urging the U.S. take the lead in stamping out air piracy: "Attempts by international pirates to hold innocent people as hostages for the release of convicted criminals strikes at the very fabric of world order and peace and merits the con- demnation of all civilized peo- ples. "We urge you to use every influence to secure the immedi- ate release of all passengers regardless of race, religion or nationality now being held by the guerrillas in Jordan. The United States must take the lead in condemning these acts of international piracy. "The United States must take the lead in developing effective methods for preventing aerial To ALL OUR FRIENDS, a Peaceful, Happy and Healthy Year.Sholom Joe and Rose Woolfe hijacking." ,'The United States must take the lead in developing interna- tional sanctions against all countries which do not cooper- ate in the immediate and safe return of all hijacked passen- gers landed in their territory." Israel Holds Abbie Nathan TEL AVIV, Sept. (JTA)- Abbie Nathan, Israel's one-man unofficial "peace mission," was barred from leaving the country .yesterday because of unpaid income tax amounting to IL 40,000. Mr. Nathan returned home two weeks ago to liquidate his property in order to finance the operation of his "peace ship" which has been berthed at a New York City pier for more than a year. The Internal Revenue Bureau claims that Nathan has paid no income tax on his property since 1965. He gained international fame for two solo flights into Egypt to persuade President Nasser to negotiate peace with Israel. He was promptly expelled on both occasions. Latterly Mr. Nathan was involved in the Biafran re- lief movement. i ii Happy New Year A Year of Health and Peace r: and Mrs. Jack Maimon and Family Happy New Year A Year of Health And Peace MR. & MRS. LOUIE E. HASSON A Joyous and Prosperous New Year To All our Friends MR. DAVID R. ALHADEFF and Marcie God grant peace and happiness for the year 5731 Dr. and Mrs. Abe Schweid and Family Happy New Year "A Year of Health and Peace MR. and MRS. HARRY HURWITZ Happy New Year. A Year of Health and Peace to All MR. & MRS. JOSEPH NEWBERGER L'Shanah Tovah Tikitavu A year of peace, love and joy to all our family and friends Ester & Hal Federman Lindsay, Derek, Russ Happy Rash Hashanah Dr. & Mrs. Gold and Family Best Wishes for the New Year from Sheila & Kenneth Richard, Kenneth Joel & Carolyn Kimberly Joyce Mr. and Mrs. A. Wtsky Best Wishes for the New Year The Wm. Vertlieb Family Many Jewi:il00 Refugees Settle in New York NEW YORK (JTA) -- More than 130,000 Jewish refugees have been helped to build new lives in the Greater New York area since 1949- including some 4,000 newcomers in 1969- according to a report by How- ard M. Harris, president of the New York Association for New Americans, an agency of the United Jewish Appeal. Most of those helped last year came from Poland and Czechoslovaki- a, with others from Rumania, Hungary and Arab countries, at a cost of $1 million, he told the 21st annual meeting of the agen- cy. He reported also that more than 12,000 Jews were helped to get jobs through direct place- ment, special training and re- training services. He said an increasingly important aspect of vocational aid has been provid- ing intensive English language courses and placement for pro- fessionals who came in large numbers during 1969. He reported that a workshop for aged and handicapped new- comers operated by NYANA employed 19 Jews last year, fewer than in 1968 because cur- rent immigrants are in much lower age brackets than in prior years. Old persons in the work center are enabled to earn So- cial Security benefits and to gain a spirit of independence and dignity. Some have been helped to move into the regular labor market. All told, he said, 485 persons have been helped in the work center since its estab- lishment in 1955. All of the Jew- ish families were given help according to their individual needs. The services include ini- tial reception, housing, basic furnishings, initial maintenance and clothing, medical and den- tal -care, family counseling, school placement, vocational training, guidance and job placement, and assistance through a business and loan program to establish small fam- ily enterprises, he reported. A special youth services pro- gram, established five years ago, was expanded in 1969, Mr. Harris reported. A total of 900 young Jewish newcomers had been helped in this program. Of these, 000 were aided in 1960. Every young newcomer is given the opportunity to discuss his educational background and aspirations with a vocational counselor. Intensive English language courses are provided. Financial help is provided for school reg- istration, tuition, books and oth- er incidentals for evening at- tendance at city colleges and, in some cases, at private colleges. Students are helped to get full or part-time jobs during the school year and in the summer, he added. World Peace " ; Seen Ended If Israel Falls STARLIGHT, Penna., S.eP. t' (JTA)- Dr. Aryeh Nesller, who .fought in the anti-Nazi " derground during World War i, and in the Israeli army duri the Jewish state's war for i, dependence, told 350 teen "age convention delegates at CaSP B'nai B'rith there can be n0 peace in the world if the wor permits the destruction of is rael. Russia's maneuvers in  Middle East, he said, recall  ler s conquest of small count. that triggered a world war. I Jr; Nesher, director of the Isra Education Fund of the unlt@ Jewish Appeal, warned leade of the Aleph Zadik Aleph a the B'nai B'rith Girls that ,,ten of thousands ' of anti.Isra- spokesmen, including Arabs .d, American adherents of the le Left, are spreading "poison" 0, the campus and in lecture hallS,. In addition, he cited teleW" sion and newspaper opi,0,: makers who have been ,,dlsiJ, sioned" with Israel ever si its victory over the Arabs June, 1967. "For hundreds o, years we were martyrs, sc.al goats -- losers. Humanitarz" symlJathized with us when v/e died by the millions. But when we decided to fi back and refused to die  made our oppressors die .'o stead, we lost much of  'humanitarian' sympathy , Jewish Colony of 800 Thriving in Tokyo J By Rabbi Solomon Schiff Finding a Jewish community thriving in far off Japan, is as warming as the rising sun. Al- though they number about 800 of a total population of 100 mil- lion, theirs is a life dedicated to keeping Judaism alive and well. In looking for Jews in Japan, ,I Happy Holidays And Best Wishes For The New Year! HAZEL & DAVID LEVINE Greetings to the Community Ross Store Fixture and Display I felt like Joseph who said, "I seek my brethren," (Genesis 37:16). I found my brethren in Tokyo, the largest city in the world. Of 11 million people, there are about 175 Jewish fam- ilies. The Jewish Community Cen- ter is located in a fine residen- tial section of Tokyo. It houses I a synagogue (Orthodox), a swimming pool, a billiards I room, rBeeting rooms and class- ! rooms.-A dining room provides daily meals for residents and I visitors. I The community is led by Rabbi Marvin Tokayer, whose , family lives in the Miami area. After finishing his service as J Chaplain in the United States | Happy New Year A Year of Health and Peace MR. and MRS. MARCO ISRAEL and Leon Israel Armed Forces stationed in .J_a pan, under the National Je_ " Welfare Board, Rabbi TokaY stayed on to serve as spirit.u, Japan. A quaint resturant, featurlg__h Jewish style meals, n r 'isdru-t Anne Dinken. Born a .,l in New York Cit , hers is aOOU, .Y Ea the only place m the Far ,, serving, bagels and lax. and om  er Jewmh food Her pinkies .,o pickled across "the street in o'i basement of the residence . Catholic priests of the Co lo' an Order. Happy New Year w." good health and happr ness to our friends aaa relatives. Mr. and Mrs. IrwiS Lipsen and Jeff and Rene Hi 9 lithe t 0!, Da, gaton El IFene.. llleha, l.rn.; 8haehritl anl 8hoi ' 8haeh and Shot :30 p.m L'Shanah Tovah and Best Wishes for Health and Happiness for the New Year Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Shulkin and Shellie t'shanah Tovah Best Wishes for a Happy New Year Arnold and Linda Shain and Gregory 8aturd rith, 8:3 and Arvi Prida. IsrQ lt, Cn L'Shanah Tova To All Our Friends Frank and Cora Fein L'Shanah Tovah and l?lappiness, Health and Prosperity to all my Friends and Relatives Mr. Irving Seidman j Sincere New Year. ] Greetings To All! ] from I THE MAYNARDAi, I STEINBERG FAMILlr I Happy New Year I' A Year of Health | And Peace I I I _ ro.  I I Mr. and Mrs. , I I