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Indianapolis Indiana Jewish Post (Newspaper) - July 12, 1963, Indianapolis, IndianaA 15c per copy a published weekly a $7 per year jewish its Opi Quot if you let the people know they can act intelligent Vii vim Indiana edition me 4-1307 Friday july 12, 1963 volume xviii no. 45 Jef director cites needs Harmon addresses federation meeting Adl official warns of tonight july 13, the jewish Community gives the red carpet treatment to the Hon. Avraham Hannan Israel ambassador to the United states. He will be principal speaker at the annual meeting of the jewish welfare federation at Broadmoor country club. A full program beginning with cocktails at 6 30 p.m., is on the Agenda followed by Buffet dinner business meeting reception for the ambassador and dancing. The event is expected to attract the largest attendance in the history of the federation. Harman is a native of London. He received a Law degree from the University of Oxford in 1936m. Mccambridge at Avondale playhouse Mercedes Mccambridge will headline the Avondale playhouse cast of Quot the Little foxes Quot july 16-21. Miss Mccambridge a native of Joliet 111., received a special citation from the National United jewish welfare fund a few years ago for a to program a it could t be it dealt with refugees. She has done special work for the United jewish Appeal. She also won an Oscar for her performance in Quot All the King men a has appeared on Many television programs and has her own series Quot wire and settled in Israel then Palestine in 1938. He entered the service of the jewish Agency and in 1948 was named Deputy director of the Israel government press office. He was appointed israelis first Consul general in Montreal the following year and in 1950 was transferred to the United states As director of the Israel office of information. Harman became ambassador to this country in 1959. His wife Zena served in the ministry for foreign affairs in Jerusalem until his appointment As ambassador. The Harmans have three born to Howard Kwitney or. And mrs. Hovard Kwitney 9447 North Pennsylvania Street Are parents of a daughter Jill Ann bom june 18. Grandparents Are or. And mrs. William Schwartz 1801 Broad Ripple Avenue and or. And mrs. Alex Schwartz Meadows apartments. The Kwitney have two other announce grandchild s arrival or. And mrs. Leo s e 1 i g announce the birth tuesday july 9, of a granddaughter Sherrie to or. And mrs. Jerry m. Selig of Skokie 111.growing hate the amount of anti semitic mail flowing through the nations Post offices is at an All time High according to j. Harold Saks of Washington an official of the anti defamation league of b Nai b Rith. Saks the leagues administrative director told a by Nai by Rith meeting in san Francisco the volume of hate mail is growing even though the number of overtly anti jewish organizations is Low. He said he had just Learned of a typical Case in which mail was sent from Amarillo tex., to65 on gifts no less than 65 organizations a at Home and abroad a depend on gifts from the jewish welfare Campaign. Although officials Are preparing budgets for 1964, the fund Campaign in Indianapolis is far from Over. However it is expected to miss the $500,000 goal by about $90,000. Allocations of the funds for 1964 will hinge on pledges and actual collections this year. These will be augmented by a United fund mail Northern California Motel operators. A the Motel owners were told that since american wars were fought by White christians All jewish males should be recruited and forcibly sent to the Middle East to fight the arabs in event of an israeli car War a he said. Saks commented that hate mail regardless against whom diet Annot be stemmed be cause no Laws exist against group libel. He suggested that passage of such Laws should inhibit free expression and in the Long run be very dangerous. Allocation expected to exceed $100,000. Last year of set aside More than $141,000 for local jewish agencies. Budget studies by Jef committees determined allocation of this Money. Last years Campaign netted $430,000. Together with the of Grant that made a total of $571,000. From last years Campaign collections More than $137,000 went to local agencies a such As the Borinstein Home jewish Community Center and jewish Community relations Council. The overseas Branch of the United jewish Appeal received nearly $200,000. National agencies ranging from the anti defamation league of by Nai b Rith and the american jewish Congress to cultural health and welfare organizations and service agencies received $33,580. The jewish welfare federations local costs including administrative totalled nearly $50,000. Among the other agencies sharing in the Jackpot Are the american jewish Congress joint defense Appeal american Israel cultural foundation Hadassah. Jewish Telegraph Agency. National Council of jewish women various educational organizations and institutions traditional institutions a to name Only a wedding to be observed members of b Nai torah congregation and their friends sent congratulations this week to or. And mrs. Sidney Bornstein who will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary in los Angeles july 14. They Are now members of Etz Jacob congregation in los Angeles. The born steins Are former members of the congregation and Are parents of Ben Bornstein 3526 n. Pennsylvan what is Indianapolis jewish population How is it composed professionally what Are its interests what percentage of its population is More than 50 years old for the answers to these and Many other questions some officials believe a census should be held. A we need to know More about our population a said Frank Newman executive director of the jewish welfare federation. A to get a better idea of the Community composition of the jewish population we must have these answers to be Able to plan for the such a census has not been made in Indianapolis since 1948 and a Cross country Survey made recently by jewish federations revealed some significant differences in composition and growth patterns Between the jewish and non jewish portions of the population. A for instance a said Newman a i believe this City s jewish population has not kept Pace with the growth of the non jewish population in the first few a census of this Type would have to be undertaken by a nucleus of professional staff augmented by volunteers in a a Doorbell ringing Campaign said Newman. A we must know where the bulk of the jewish population lives so we can plan Nursery schools for the future care for the aged the occupational make up of the jewish Community the average age of children and Many others a said Newman. While federation officials have a a fairly Good ideas of the composition of the jewish Community Newman said it was his opinion that a quite a few jewish families in Indianapolis have never been canvassed. A i think we need to make a new Survey a he said. He added the number of jewish persons in Indianapolis Quot is anybody s guess a and estimated it ranges from 9,000 to 12,000. The Cross country Survey was conducted recently in eight cities a Rochester n. Y., South Bend los Angeles new Orleans Worcester mass., san Francisco Trenton and Minneapolis. The data revealed a substantially greater proportion of in the 40-to-64 year age group. This officials pointed out forecasts an increase in jewish aged in the coming decades that will exceed the Rise in the number of aged of the general population. Newman also pointed to the urgent need within the next few years of a new Borinstein Home to House the aged. This he indicated is one of the most pressing needs facing the jewish Community. Shucks no Weisman column we miss him too. Norm Weis Man will resume his weekly wanderings among Nap town in the next addition. Annual meeting readied mrs. Ronald Newmark left and mrs. Robert Goldberg members of the Jef newly formed Young matrons group Are shown arranging decorations for the federations annual meeting saturday evening july 13, at Broadmoor country club. With about 200 persons expected information regarding last minute reservations May be obtained by calling cd 1-9024 or cd 1-6074. Avraham Harman israelis ambassador to the u.s., will be principal speaker. Agencies depend
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