Entertainment and Ball Given by the
United Wisoko-Litowsker and Woltchiner Relief

(Vysokoye, Belarus)

52°17' / 23°22'

(Volchin, Belarus)

52°17' / 23°19'

Translation of Yisker zhurnal gevidmet diumgekumene
fun Visoka un Voltshin

Editors: Samuel Levine, Morris Gevirtz, NY, 1948

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This is a translation from: Yisker zhurnal gevidmet diumgekumene fun Visoka un Voltshin
Entertainment and ball given by the United Wisoko-Litowsker and Woltchiner Relief
Ed. Samuel Levine, Morris Gevirtz, NY: United Wisoko-Litowsker and Woltchiner Relief, 1948

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Dedicated to the Holy
Memory of the Martyrs of
Visoke-Litovsk and Volchin
I weep for those mishaps, my eyes are dripping with tears,
for the destructions.
Saturday eveningBeethoven Hall
February 7th210 East 5th Street

Entertainment and Ball
Given by the

United Wisoko-Litowsker and
Woltchiner Relief

February 7th, 1948

Beethoven Hall
210-214 East 5th Street, New York City

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Hebrew Cover 1
Title Page; Journal Committee Members List 3
Yizkor!Morris Gevirtz4
Woe to Those Who Have Been LostRabbi Abba Seltzer5
Photo: Arrangement Committee 6
Summer in My Small Town VisokeFaigl Shatsky-Yudin7
Photo: Passaic Branch of the United Relief 9
Open Letter to Our Landsleit 10
From Darkness to LightRabbi Reb Abraham Shmuel Samuels12
Photo: Journal Committee 14
God Is Crying…Morris Gevirtz15
Visoke-Litovsk and Volchin Survivors 19
Hyman Gevirtz, Our PresidentSamuel Levine20
Two Letters From the Other WorldDavid Wolf22
The Terrible Catastrophe in the Small Town of VolchinMendl Refkovske25
Photo: Surviving Landsleit after Liberation 26
Get Acquainted with … the United … ReliefLouis Weiner27
A Yom Kippur Night in VolchinMorris Gevirtz29
About some of our Active Relief WorkersSamuel Levine32
Dedications: Kravitz, et al. 33
Dedications: Khazanovitch, et al. 34
Wysoko-Litovsker Bruderlikher UntershtitzungsfareynGevirtz et al.35
Dedications: Rubin 36
Dedications: Wisoko Aid Society of Chicago 37
Dedications: Gold 38
Dedications: Katz, et al. 39
Dedication, Zeydl, et al. 40
Dedications: Faynberg, et al. 41
Dedications: Yudin, et al. 42
Dedications: Kaplans, et al. 43
Dedications: Hecht, et al. 44
Dedications: Manishewiz, et al. 45
Dedications: Steinman, et al. 46
Dedications: Kreizelman, et al. 47
Dedications: Lichter, et al. 48
Dedications: Windsor House, et al. 49
Dedications: Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Rosen 50
Dedications: Siegel, et al. 51
Dedications: Witzel, et al. 52
Dedications: Weyner, at al. 53
Dedications: Blumberg, et al. 54
Dedications: Manishewitz, et al. 55
Dedications: Stein, et al. 56
Dedications: Pressner, et al. 57
Dedications: Gervirtz, et al. 58
Dedications: Pinchuc, et al. 59
Dedications: Rabin, et al. 60
Dedications: Shmith, et al. 61
Dedications: Farber, et al. 62
Dedications: Dostis, et al. 63
Dedications: Cohen, et al. 64
Dedications: Cohen, et al. 65
Dedications: Gottfried, et al. 66
Dedications: Gutterman, et al. 67
Dedications: Cohen, et al. 68
Dedications: Sall, et al. 69
Dedications: Goodman, et al. 70
Dedications: Tenenboim, et al. 71
Dedications: Cantor; photo 72
Dedications: Witzel, et al. 73
Dedications: Kravetz, et al. 74
Dedications: Steiner, et al. 75
Dedications: Bayer, et al. 76
Dedications: Witchel, et al. 77
Dedications: Wolf 78
Dedications: Schaenman, et al. 79
Dedications: Tenenboim, et al. 80
Dedications: Shuster, et al. 81
Dedications: Levine; photo 82
Compliments of our Landsleit and Supporters of Our Relief (list) 83
Dedications: Bernstein 84
Dedications: Rosen 85
Dedications: Myers 86
Dedications: Ripley 87
Dedications: Katz 88
Dedications: Grossman 89
Dedications: Lafer 90
Dedications: Darvick 91
Dedications: Seideman 92
Dedications: Goodman 93
Dedications: Bokras; photo 94
Dedications: Born 95
Financial Report… and a Little History of How the Relief Was Organized 96
United … Relief Officers and Executive Committee (lists) 97
English Title Page 98
English Cover 100

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