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“Olim” [immigrants] from Sopotkin to the Land of Israel (1921)
The first pioneers from Sopotkin
From right to left:
1. Gedaliuahn Freedman, 2. Gedaliyahn Kelynburt, 3. Ephraim Flasikovski (Ben Yehuda),
4. Sara Ivashkovski (Garber), 5. Tanchum Flaskovski (Ben Yehuda)

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Jews from Sopotkin paying their respect to
S. Tchernovitch on his departure

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Members of the “Hechaluts” (Pioneers) Organization
Standing first row (right to left):
1. Avrohom Bibliovitz, 2. Luba Vishnevski, 3. Lipka Perestonski, 4. Nachum Meir Plarkovski,
5. Sionia Gezes, 6. Faytl Kagen, 7. ?, 8. Aba Shadzunski, 9. Ratskovski
Sitting second row (right to left):
1. Chaim Ozer Pores, 2. Ben-Zion Zavl Shadzunski, 3. Leyb Dunski (Der Eliment), 4. Yekusiel Gezes
Sitting third row (right to left):
1. Yehuda Kelynburt (Ilati), 2. Zelig Perestunski, 3. Abraham Lanski, 4. Velvl Mareyn

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“Hechaluts” [pioneers] and “Hechaluts Hatsair” [young pioneers]
Standing first row (right to left):
1. Zelig Perstonski (Ephrati), 2. Faytl Kagan, 3. Fruma Reyzner, 4. Aba Shadzunski,
5. Etel Samborski, 6. Chaykl Demishevitski, 7. Chone Glikson, 8. Yehuda Tsimelons,
9. Joseph Ivashkovski
Sitting second row (right to left):
1. Chana Pufetski, 2. Yisroel Furmanski, 3. Mordechay Yafe (delegate from the Land of Israel),
4. Yehuda Kleynburt, 5. Aryey Samborski, 6. Beril Flaskovski
Sitting third row (right to left):
1. Chonon Borovski, 2. Batya Etl Shadzunski, 3. Osnas Polak, 4. Samuel Leyb Kovnianski,
5. Velvl Mareyn, 6. Sheynke Shadzunski, 7. Meir Brandvayn, 8. Yitschah Kviatkovski

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