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I Dreamt of Being a Farmer in Eretz Yisrael (cont.)

New Chalutzim from Dusiat “go on a pilgrimage” to their Dusiater Yosef Yavnai in Kfar Vitkin

Among the guests the Dusiaters Yitzchak Orez, Micha Baron,
Rivka Melamed, and her friends from Kibbutz “Amir” in Hadera
“The new members of kibbutz came to get help and advice”

Yosef Yavnai, the Chalutz from Dusiat, hosting members of Kibbutz “Amir” – Hadera in Kfar Vitkin.

From right to left, standing: Yosef Yavnai, (-), Micha Baron, Riva Yavnai (Weinrib), (-), (-), (-), Rivka Melamed
Seated: Yair Yavnai, (-), (-), (-), Bailke and her father Yitzchak Orez, (-), (-)

And my dream of becoming a farmer in Eretz Yisrael became reality

Yosef's guests watch him at work.
Standing, from left to right: Eli Gutmacher and his little Michal (granddaughter of Avraham, Yosef's brother), Uzi (Eli's brother) with his son Zvika (extreme right)

Certificate of Citizenship

In 1935, we moved to Kfar Vitkin.

And my dream of becoming a farmer in Eretz Yisrael became a reality.

Our sons Yair and Zohar built their homes next to ours, and we are all very happy.
Yosef Yavnai and Michal Gutmacher looking at the pamphlet about Dusetos
[published in Lithuanian and English in 1990]
Kfar Vitkin, November 1991

Yosef: There isn't one word about the Jews!

 

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