The auction will take place on Tuesday, june 30, 2019 at 18:00 (Israel time).
Theodore Herzl - Three Newspapers Promising the Raising of Herzl's Bones to Israel, and the Establishment of "Herzl ...
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Theodore Herzl - Three Newspapers Promising the Raising of Herzl's Bones to Israel, and the Establishment of "Herzl Day"
* Davar newspaper dated August 18, 1949. Its title: 'The bones of the forerunner were buried in the bosom of the homeland in a holy and revered splendor of the tens of thousands of the House of Israel.' On the same date, the newspaper also announces the conversion of the name of the mountain where Herzl was buried to 'Mount Herz'l: "On the map of Israel a new name was added yesterday, among the mountains around Jerusalem, a mountain bearing the name Herzl, the forerunner of the new Jewish state.". As well as articles about the 'Journey of the Ark' accompanied by a convoy of 75 cars and a photograph of the coffin in the courtyard of the national institutions.