Lithuania

Translation of Lite, Vol. II

Edited by:
Ch. Leikowicz

Published in Tel-Aviv, Israel, 1965


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This is a translation from: Lite (vol.2), ed. Ch. Leikowicz.
Tel-Aviv, Israel, I. L. Peretz Publishing House, 1965.


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see also Lite (Volume I)


From the Publisher 13
The Second Volume of LiteCh. Leikowicz15
Lithuanian Nusach [davening style of a community]Reuven Rubinshtein19
 
DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF DR. MENDEL SUDARSKY AND ALTE SUDARSKY
 
 Dr. Mendel SudarskyM. Ladsky33
 Alte Sudarsky Z”LReuven Rubinshtein49
 
HISTORY, WORKER-MOVEMENTS AND PARTIES  
 
Zamut and her JewsDr. Herman Frank57
The Young Zionism Movement in LithuaniaDr. Shmuel Elyashev (Friedman)63
General Zionism in Independent LithuaniaMoshe Cohen71
The HaShomer Youth Movement in LithuaniaYaakov Emit (Gottlieb)91
The Bund in LithuaniaVictor Shulman102
On the History of Leftist Labor-Zionists in LithuaniaL. Shimoni123
Pages from the Social Conditions and Struggles of Workers in LithuaniaGrigory Aronson163
Beginning of the Jewish Workers' Movement in LithuaniaH. Shkliar181
 
JEWISH ECONOMICS AND PRODUCTIVITY 
 
Jewish CooperationZvi Port233
“ORT” in LithuaniaAgronomist Yaakov Oleisky269
 
SCHOOL AND EDUCATION 
 
The Hebrew School-System and Culture Movement in LithuaniaDov Lipetz293
Jewish Secular Schools in LithuaniaEliahu Shulman323
“Yavne” Schools in LithuaniaYitzhak Rafael HaLevi Etzion (Holtzberg)351
Jewish Student Groups in LithuaniaA. Ben-Efraim (Efrimtchik)369
The Vilna Jewish Teacher's InstituteM. Ginzburg381
Workshops and Drills of the School-System in Vilna ProvinceA. Golomb393
 
WRITERS, PRESS, YIVO 
 
Hebrew Poets of LithuaniaMordecai Jaffe405
Kovno, Lithuania Produced Over 100 Jewish WritersDaniel Charny407
The Kovno Daily NewspaperFolksblatYosef Gar419
The Jewish Scientific Institute (YIVO) in Lithuania Victor Shulman441
 
CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS 
 
Our Cultural-Social ActivityAlte Arsh-Sudarsky441
The Mapu Library in KovnoDr. D. Shwartz485
Sport OrganizationsYaakov Yazelit493
 
ART, THEATER AND MUSIC 
 
Mark Antokolsky and His TimesYitzhak Lichtenstein505
Isaac LevitanY. Kissin (Garn)511
Victor D. BrennerLiev Shubin519
Jewish Artists of LithuaniaYitzhak Kozlovsky525
The Kovno Dramatic-Musical Society and the Vilna TroupeLeib Kadison (Shuster)535
The Jewish Opera StudioLeib Nadel547
Jascha Haifetz, Yosef Achrun, Leopold GodovskyD. F.555
About Cantors and Cantorial Art in LithuaniaNatan Stolnitz567
 
DESTRUCTION OF LITHUANIA 
 
“Feather-People” in the Claws of the NazisYisrael Kaplan595
Zalman Kalmanovitch, a Lamed-Vovnik [one of the 36 Just Men] of Jewish CultureL. Chain603
Mordecai Rudnik Z”LY. A.611
Assassins of Jews in Vilkomir, Shavel, and Other ShtetlachA. Yerushalmi615
Jewish Sense of Lithuania vs. the NazisL. Ledin635
Jewish Dentists and Dental Technique in LithuaniaDr. Shmuel Zalman Griliches637
About the Mass Deaths of Kovno JewsCh. Leikhowicz641
A New Polish-German NewspaperYitzhak Kovalsky673
German Officers and Jewish FursLeib Kanyukhovsky687
 
PERSONALITIES 
 
Shaul Pinchas Rabinovitch Z. Verba690
Herman MinkovskyDr. Herman Frank715
Shmuel RozenfeldProf. Ch. (Rabbi Tzeir) Chernovitch723
The Gaon Hirsh Rabinovitch Z”LRabbi M. Sh. Shapira731
When the Chofetz Chaim Was a ShopkeeperRabbi Sh. Pliskin739
Hillel Mileikovsky; Moshe LuntzA. R. Malachi743
Moshe Leib LilienblumShmuel Rozenfeld759
The Last Hours of A. Veiter (pseudonym of A. Devenishski)Leib Yaffe771
Dr. Klatzkin and his Rabbinic Family in LithuaniaDr. Mendel Sudarsky775
L. Bramson; A. Devorin-Yaffe; M. Klevansky; Hirsh LekertGrigory Aronson787
Yehoshua Pelovitch – Author of the “Labor-Zionists” OathHenech Stein807
 
LITHUANIAN JEWS IN THE WORLD 
 
Lithuanian Jews in CanadaB. Y. Zak813
Jewish Lithuania and Jewish South AfricaYonatan Botnitzky843
Lithuanian Jews – Pioneers of the Jewish Press in AmericaM. Starkman851
Index of Personalities 869
Index to Places Mentioned 891


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