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This Week in History: A fact for January

Golda Meir, March 1, 1973

Golda Meir speech raises $50 million for Haganah

January 21, 1948

Golda Meir's speech to the General Assembly of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds helped raise $50 million in anticipation of the attacks that would greet Israel at its declaration of statehood.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for January." (Viewed on April 30, 2017) <https://jwa.org/thisweek/jan/random>.

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