Zionist Commission to
Sometimes I feel that the whole work here is a hopeless farce – that the Jewish people, after two thousand years at large throughout the world are inherently incapable of returning, and recreating a nation of their own. At present there are perhaps 50, 000 Jews in
Let me just cite a little instance – I could find hundreds – Some months ago a large quantity of coal was ordered for the people here for their orange groves. The coal was duly ordered by the Z.C from
For the last few days I’ve also been acting secretary to the Z.C. The former, a British lieutenant, has been recalled to
Day before yesterday Dr. F and I went to
In Jer. I tried vainly to buy a lot of supplies and building material from the American Red Cross.
On rereading one of your letters I note that you, Amalie, are fearful of my bringing home in June or thereabouts a Palestinian maiden. No fear, if I find her I’ll at least submit her for your approval first! But I believe there is no immediate danger.
No doubt this letter will be delayed in
Lots of love,