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ican Library Association which was held in Chicago, July 8th-
14th, 1951. Mrs. Benjamin Fain, active in organizational circles
in Chicago, was chairman of the committee. She enlisted the
cooperation of the libraries of the Board of Jewish Education,
the Hebrew Theological College, and the Chicago Public Library.
David Bonder, Field Secretary for the Midwest Section of the
JWB, shared responsibility for the success of the exhibit. The
conference was attended by over 4,000 librarians, many of whom
visited our exhibit. The Council’s backdrop, booklists and other
publications as well as catalogs and bookjackets that were ob-
tained from various publishers were shipped to Chicago for this
The following new publications were issued:
The Little Book
, by Than R. Wyenn
A children’s play.
Jewish Books in Jewish Schools
, by Philip Goodman
A twenty page article on suggested activities.
Children's Poster
The following publications were revised:
Jewish Book Programs
Jewish Book Month in Public Libraries
, by Gertrude Finkel
, by Arthur Szyk
The following publications previously issued were also dis-
Some Jewish Books for Your Home Library
How to Publicize Your Jewish Book Month Programs
The Jewish Book Shop)
by Isidore Cooperman
Book Review Symposium
, by Mortimer J. Cohen
Reading Circles for Women
The Jewish Library
, by Jacob S. Golub
Jewish Book Festival.
English and Yiddish editions
The Magic Book Shop
, by Sally Miller Brash
I f Books Could Talk
, by Sally Miller Brash
And I t Was Written And I t Shall Be Read
, by Martha
Jewish Books for Your Home
, by Solomon Grayzel
Some Books of Jewish Interest
, by Philip Goodman
The Jewish Child in Bookland
, by Fanny Goldstein