Memorial Book of the Community of Siedlce
(Siedlce, Poland)

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Translation of
Sefer yizkor le-kehilat Shedlets

Editor: A.Wolf Yassni (Jasny)

Published in Buenos Aires 1956


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This is a translation of: Sefer yizkor le-kehilat Shedlets
(Memorial book of the community of Siedlce),
Editor: A.Wolf Yassni (Jasny), Buenos Aires 1956 (H, Y 813 pages).


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Translated by Rita Ratson

Title Author Page
A word from inhabitants of Shedletz   XI
Foreword (introduction)   XIII
The History of Jews of Shedletz Yitzkhak Kaspy 17
The Destruction of Shedletz Rabbi Kalmin and Eliezer Frankel 295
 
Parties and Social Institutions
 
Shedletz- the Zionist city F. Drumy (Popovsky) 317
In the shadow of a tree named “Kalina” Dr. M. Temkin 340
Pioneering youth-movement in Shedletz Dovid Ben Yosef (Pasovsky) 346
Memories and Reflections Eliezer Bar Chaim (Berenholtz) 354
Organization of Chasidic youth and Eastern youth Avram Freedman 360
The organization: “Tree planting in Azran” of Shedletz Avram Freedman 367
The Gerer shteebl (The Gerer house of study) A. Freedman 369
The activity of “Workers of Zion” in Shedletz Israel Tabakman (Natanya) 371
The leftisit workers-movement in Shedletzs M. Yudengloibn (B.Ayrem) 393
Activity of the “Bund” in the period between the 2 world wars Getzel Lustgartn 404
Jewish workers of Shedletz after the first world war David Ben Yosef (Pasovsky) 408
The Community F. Drumy (Popovsky) 413
Development of the Jewish credit-system in Shedletz B.Mintz 425
Activity of “TOZ” (Jewish Healthcare) and “Women's Circle” for child welfare Dr. M. Shlaykher (Haifa) 449
 
Synagogue and Culture Activity
 
The Yiddish school system in Shedletz Mosheh Mendelman (NewYork) 458
The Hebrew school system in Shedletz Fishl Drumy-Popovsky 483
From my memories of the past in Shedletz (from an undelivered speech.) Yosef Okon 502
“Collection of lovers of the language of the past” Dovid Ben Yosef (Pasovsky) 504
The library and the society “Jewish Art” Mosheh Mandelman 506
The Orthodox Newspaper “Our Road” Rabbi Mayer Shwartzman, - Winnipeg, Canada 516
 
VII
 
Memories of Writers, Types and Images
 
A Polish poem Mordechai Temkin 523
Peretz in a pogrom city Yoyl Mastbaum (Tel Aviv) 524
“Where I grew up” Mordechai Eubdi 532
Memories of my days in gymnasium Dr. Chaim Lifshitz 535
Types and figures of Shedletz of the past N.Weintraub 537
Abramaleh Rosenberg Hersh Abarbanel (Buenos Aires) 556
Israel Rosenblum - pillar of the synagogue, “House of Bread”- Dovid Ben Yosif 564
Reb Yitzkhok “Eisner” Israel Winograd (B.Ayrem) 566
The Cantor Yosef Pasubsky, of blessed memory M. Sh.Gashuri 570
Israel Gutgelt M. Drumy (Popovsky) 573
To the memory of Louie Gutgeld, God should take revenge on his blood Borukh Yfeh 576
Mordkheh-Mayer Landoy Louie Gutgeld 579
In the Bais Midrash of Katsbish Yaakov Malovantchik 580
A Kalmin in Galitzky I. Goldberg 581
The surgeon - A. Gron Yacov Tenenbaum 586
Hershel Tenenbaum, of blessed memory F. Drumy (Popovsky) 588
My teachers I. Goldberg 590
 
Folk Stories of Shedletz
 
A Shedletz story of conversion Yitzkhok Nakhum - Weintraub
“Devils” Yihusheh Goldberg 610
 
Destruction of Shedletz
 
Destruction Shloimeh Rosen 617
I survived the German extermination of Jews Hertzel Kaveh 626
My survival during the German occupation Rokhl Shmukliarzj - Vainshtain 674
About the final 2000 Jews of Shedletz Dov-Ber Blechman (Jerusalem) 676
Number of Jews in Shedletz during the outbreak of the war   705
Dates of Jewish martyrdom in Shedletz   705
 
Inhabitants of Shedletz in the entire world
 
Inhabitants of Shedletz in Israel Dovid Ben -Yosef (Posovsky) 713
Organization of fellow Shedletz townsmen in Israel I. Kaspi 721
Jews of Shedletz in the Diaspora I. Kaspi 725
Jews of Shedletz in Belgium Israel Tabakman 737
The Shedletz Landsmanshaft of Buenos Aires Mosheh Yudengloibn (B.A.) 747
Obituary   755
Necrology   757


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