1. Six hundred and twenty-eight people - the largest crowd ever to assemble for dinner in the Jewish Community Centre were present at the U.J.A. Inaugural Dinner to hear Michael S. Comay, Ambassador of Israel and a concert by Jan Peerce, distinguished star of the Metropolitan Opera.
2. Appeared in the Ottawa Jewish Bulletin, May 25, 1955.
3. L-R: The Honourable Abraham H. Lieff, Q.C. - President of the Ottawa Vaad Ha'Ir, Sam Berger, Q.C. - Campaign Vice-Chairman, His Excellency Michael S. Comay, Lawrence Freiman - Campaign Chairman, Jan Peerce and Werner Bass.