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Category: Translation - Yiddish
Approval Date: 12/25/2013 4:27 PM
Family Surname: Shevitzki
Country: Poland
Date of Image: 1930s?
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Would love a translation for the elderly person I am helping. Thank you so much.

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12/29/2013 1:58 PM Sorry, I will send you the English translation a little later...
this is just the Yiddish transliteration..

Dinstog Purim Eyshishok
giherter shetsender Dayves ikh dayn onkil Mair bet gitigst ontheyl nemen
in mir vos gikher eyn entfer gebn vos makht der foter in gezund. Ikh hob
shoyn fiel leters tsum foter geshribn un oykh dos glaykhn tsu dayn tante Penyen
mit rikhtige adresn az zi zol mir glaykh eyn entfer gebn nur layder hob ikh fun
keynem keyn antvort bekumen oykh hob ikh vegn foter ongifregt in Saint Louis
bay di tantes un onkils. Zey zoln mir vos gikher shraybn nur tsum bedaek hob ikh
fun keynem keyn antvort bekumen.ikh aleyn gefihn mir oykh zehr nit gezund es
iz sheyn 8 tog vi ikh bin fun mayn kranke bet aropgekrokhn un fihl mir haynt
oykh nit gezund. Un dertsu iz mayn tokhter Stirl (?) zeher nit gezund gevorn vayl
der vinter iz ba unz geven zeher akalter un zi hot farkilt dem lung
ikh hob ihr nit mit vos tsu rateven
zi hot oykh keyne vorime zakhn nit gehot ontsutohn, un fun mayne ale tsores ken ikh
nit ruhen. Ikh deynk az di tsayt bay aykh iz nit gut az ihr ale hobn zikh on mir
oyf azoy fiel fergesn. Un ikh her fun aykh gor nit. Ikh bin haynt der ershter umgliklikher
in unzer shtetl velkher iz gevorn dervaytert un fervoglt fun mayne brider un shvester
fun Amerike un bin oyf azoy fiel ernidert gevorn un ikh shem aykh tsu shraybn(?)
vos far a umgliklikh
leben mir leben iber, shraybt mir vos gikher un efter fun foter
ayer onkel Maier Shevitzki
ikh geris Penyen ikh bet az zi zol mir oykh shraybn
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