Zvhil Novograd-Volynskiy
(Novohrad-Volyns'kyy, Ukraine)

50°36' / 27°37'

Translation of Zvhil-Novogradvolinsk

Edited by: A. Ori, M. Bone

Published by the Association of former residents of Zvhil and surroundings, 1962 (H,Y,E)


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This is a translation from: Zvhil-Novogradvolinsk, Zvhil Novograd-Volynskiy
Editors: A. Ori, M. Bone, Association of former residents of Zvhil and surroundings, 1962 (H,Y,E)

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Translated by Sara Mages

Title Page The association of former residents of Zvhil and the surroundings  
Greetings to S. Z. Zetzer    
A letter M. Ribolov  
A Prayer S. Z. Zetzer 9
 
A. Introduction to the city
Zvhil - Novohrad-Volyns'kyy Azriel Uri (Meliar) 13
Zvhil and the towns and villages around it Dr. Yakov Levi 33
The “Telner” [home owners] Synagogue Yonatan Schlain 49
Synagogues; Banks Dov Berenstein 58
Memories Bella Beretz-Kingman 61
My city Zhvil B. Adiri 65
 
B. Scholars, Hassidim and Men of Action
Torah, Hassidut and “Haskalah” Mordechai Buna (Bieber) 69
Zhvil - the Hassidut city M.S. Geshuri 71
(Rí Moshe; Rí Yehiel Michel; Rí Mordchaiíle)
Images from the past S. Z. Zetzer 74
(Rí Pesach Kutman; Rí Zushia Redzwiller; Cowardliness)
Personalities and Experiences Azriel Ori 78
(Rí Mordchaiíle, Rí Shlomkeíle, Rí Yoel Sharyn, Rí David Bezalel, David Robinfin, A. Ludwipol, S. A. Pen, S. Z. Zetzer, A. Teshskis, Y.Y. Wahl, E. Brachman, Dr. Torgowitz, Dr. Kingsberg, Dr. Ostrowski, A. Arbetman, Leib Rotenberg, and more)
Rabbi Simcha Kupchtik Rabbi Tzvi Nahor- Kupchtik 91
My grandfather Rí Moshe Shmuel Eliyahu Sade-Lavan 93
Rí Alter the judge Y. Schlain 94
Rabbi Isaiah Ben-Zion Baru Abraham Baru 96
Rí Yeshaya-Fishel the judge M. Bone 98
HaRav Rí Gershon-Yoel Sade-Lavan M. Bone 99
HaRav Rí Y.Y. Korff M. Bone 100
My father Rí Bunem-Zev, ritual slaughterer M. Bone 101
Rí Pinya Leibushos; Rí Avraham Shapira M. Bone 103
Rí Moshe Avrahamíks; Rí Pinya Avrahamíks M. Bone 104
Rí Tuvia Scharbrout M. Bone 105
My father Moshe Dalugatch B. Dalugatch 106
Rí Ben-Zion Hoffman Ajzik H. 107
My father Rí Moshe Berenstein Dov Berenstein 108
 
C. Mordechai Zev Feierberg and his friends
Feierberg (poem) Yakov Fichman 111
M. Z. Feierberg S. Z. Zetzer 113
Feierberg in Slavutaíd summer camp Yisrael Berman 122
Feierberg as a thinker and a visionary M. B. 125
S. Z. Zetzer Ė the recluse Dr. A. Mokdoni 128
Y.Y. Wahl Prof. S. Helkin 130
Yitzchak Bieber M. Bone 132
Someting about Yitzchak Bieber G. Kressel 134
 
D. Authors and Poets
Yehiel Ravrabi S. Z. Shazar 139
Yehiel Ravrabi Dov Krivitsky 145
Menachem Ribolov Yohanan Tversky 147
The uncrowned ambassador M. Bone 149
In the returned light (poem) Yitzchak Lamdan 151
Yitzchak Lamdan Yohanan Tversky 152
Yitzchak Lamdan (meetings) E. Uri 157
Dr. Yakov Levi M. Bone 160
In memory of Shmuel Schlain M. Bone 164
Shmuel Miller Yakov Glatstein 167
Shmuel Miller (the story of his life) E. Uri 168
S. Miller Ė pages from the book “Dor Ha'midbar M. Bone 169
Sound (poem) Y. Y. Sigal 172
 
E. A Person and his Home
My fatherís home E. Uri 175
My familyís culture Nachum Bieber 178
A Zionist home M. Bone 181
The Zionist corner M. Bone 184
A socialist home M. Bone 185
A city in the fog; Family (poems) Natan Levana 187
Father Chana Schlain-Slonim 189
The great rabbi Rí Yoel ScharinĖthe genius Rí Yerachmiel Kumin 193
Rí Zev the ritual slaughterer Rí Yerachmiel Kumin 194
Ajzik Arbetman Y. Schlain 195
Zalman Brul Y. Schlain 200
Yakov Ben-Meir M. Adir- Rudnitsky 202
Rachel Brunfenshom-Meliar Chana Schlain-Slonim 203
Binyamin Goldman M. B. 205
Yitzchak Schlain-Stern Chana Schlain-Slonim 206
Rí Dov Anzelowitz M. Bone 208
Dr. A.M. Goffman (Man) Y. S. 210
Ben-Zion Argov Sara Argov 211
Asher Brzenbaum N. L. 214
From Zvhil to Jerusalem A. Z. Ben-Yishai 215
Yisrael Szipensky Y. Z. 219
My brother Shmuel B. Adiri 220
Sara the Rabbiís oldest daughter M. B. 221
Eliyahu Rotenberg E. Uri 222
Bebatzia Ullman Chana Schlain-Slonim 224
Shlomo Goz Y. S. 225
Rí Baruch Trombowolski M. Bone 227
The brothers Pinya and Leibush Weisberg M. B. 228
 
F. Zvhil - The towns around it
My birthplace Baronovka Moshe Shmueli 231
Baronovka Aharon Blubstein 242
My town - Baronovka Yafa Perelmuter 244
Rohachiv Hirsh Rosenfeld 245
Polona - A Town Near Zvhil Eliayahu Kreinerman 253
Pulin Yakov Ben-Dov 256
My ruined town Moshe Nobelman 257
Horodnytsya B. V. 258
 
G. The slaughter in 5679 [1919]
The pogroms in Zvhil in 5679 M. Bone 263
The pogroms in Zvhil in 1919 Dov Anchilowitz 267
The escape from Zvhil in 1919 Miriam Kleinfeld-Zukin 269
How we survived the pogroms; The nurse Sonia Batya Dalugatch 271
Kamennyy†Brod A. Y. V. 272
Memories B. Haklait 273
Novohrad-Volyns'kyy (Zvhil) P. Mermer 274
Hana Ė the porter and Kaschok Bella Stavit 276
Mordechai Shmuelik from the “The underworld” E. A. 279
 
H. The Holocaust and after it
Zvhil in its decline M. Bone 283
Zvhil in the years 1920-1945 M. Gildenman 286
The partisan detachment of Diadia Misha M. Kahanovich 292
The destruction of Zvhil E. Uri 295
The annihilation of Baronovkaís Jews Arye Blubstein 295
The attack on the German garrison Moshe Gildenman 299
Zvhil Mendel Man 302
Told by partisan Simcha Gildenman E. Uri 304
 
I. The Heroes of the Independence War
Menachem Ritzman Yakov Ritzman 309
Menachem Ritzman Yisrael Horowitz 311
From Menachemís diary   311
In memory of Eliezer Lipa Casspi-Zilberman David Casspi 314
Yosef Duchna - collection from “Yizkor” 315
Yehusua Wiseman Zev Wiseman 316
 
J. At the conclusion of the book M. Bone 321
 
K. Supplements
Zvhil 100 years ago   341
Zvhilís rabbi and president of the court 200 years ago Mendel Bieber 342
Zionists in prison and in trial in Tsarist Russia M. Bone 343
With the publication of the book Shmuel Kaplan 345
 
At the opening of the book
1. Welcome!    
2. The experiences of S. Z. Zetzer during his first steps in Israel    
3. S. Z. Zetzer Y.Y. Wahl  
4. Map of the district    
5. Cityís map prepared by Yonatan Schlain    


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