Po'alei Zion papers: Der roiter Hohn (the red cock)

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The volume contains a rhymed parody, in Yiddish, with accounts of the discussions held by leading members of the party on Palestine, negotiations with the Comintern, finances of the party, relations with Weizmann, his colleagues and opponents, and fifteen branches of the party in Britain.

Administrative / Biographical History

Der roiter Hohn (the red cock): an occasional publication of Po'alei Zion (Jewish workers' movement) in honour of the fifteenth anniversary (5 Feb 1921) of its foundation.

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