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Category: Interpretation
Approval Date: 8/19/2020 3:48 PM
Family Surname: Edit
Country: Poland
Town: Vidzy
Date of Image: May 8, 1938
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Please help me translate this postcard written in Yiddish by my great grandfather's sister Roza Edit. The card comes from the town of Widze (now Vidzy Belarus) which during the interwar period was part of Poland. It is addressed to her niece, my Grandmother Rose (Reizl)(Mrs. A) Malet.
Roza Edit, who was born in 1861, immigrated to the US in 1923 and took the oath for citizenship but according to family lore was unhappy with her family and life in Philadelphia where she worked as a domestic, and returned to Widze in the 1930s. We believed Roza Edit died in the Shoah "trying to escape". She would have been 80 years old and a widow when the Nazi's invaded. This card is dated 1938.
This first of two images represents the address side of the post card. It continues on the back (see 2). Thank you.

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8/20/2020 10:46 AM Widze Rose Edit,

She writes in French: "Pour Rayzel, j'aime mille" For Rayzel, I love you a million.

In Yiddish: Darling, good one, write me how everyone is feeling? How are Papa and Mama? My heart is not at all peaceful that my dear Mama doesn't write to me. I... your writing, and wish everyone and send greetings to everyone, also the dear children. I kiss everyone, and send special wishes for health. Rose.
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