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Temple B’rith Kodesh
Rochester, N. Y.
Max Brandle Memorial Library
Temple B’nai Israel
Saginaw, Mich.
Congregation B’nai Israel
St. Petersburg, Fla.
Annual Meeting
The Council’s annual meeting took place on Sunday, May 16״
1971, at the Park Avenue Synagogue in New York City. Dr. Judah
Nadich, Council president, chaired the meeting.
Citations of merit were presented to eight libraries by Mr.
Abraham Berger, chairman of the Council’s Library Committee.
The main feature of the annual meeting was the presentation
by Dr. Nadich of the literary awards. The meeting concluded
with the traditional reception in honor of the award winners and
library citation recipients.
Information Services
In addition to maintaining contacts with the Jewish organiza-
tions that constitute the American Jewish community, the Coun-
cil is called upon for various types of information by non-sec-
tarian organizations, public libraries, publishers and authors seek-
ing authoritative information on various aspects of Jewish books.