MARY LEVENSON, 4766 W.
BENJAMIN EPSTEIN of Mi-
ELLEN CARSON of Miami
An early English law attri- becomes evident that the ba-
ami Beach died Feb. 24. He Outer Dr., died Feb. 24. She
buted to Edward the Confessor,
leaves her husband, Jack; a son,
roles of Jews as moneylend- vived by husband, Harry; two leaves his daughter, Mrs. Simon
brothers and three sisters.
Pfeiffer; and a _granddaughter, Norman; two daughters, Mrs.
"Know you that all Jews
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Paul Abramson and Ruth; a
Arlene. Interment Detroit.
wherever they might be in the to them, are plotting confis-
HARRY ME T L ER, 17609
brother; a sister; and four
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kingdom are under the protec-
Woodingham, died Feb. 27.- He
tion and defense of the liege
Meanwhile, Baruch, while in leaves his wife, Edith; two sons, erly of Detroit, died in Chicago
king nor may anyone subjoin
their wealth without the king's London, is baptised under du- Susan; mother, Mrs. Ida .Mettler; on Feb. 23. Survived by a son,
permission. And if anyone
and brother, Jack of Las Vegas, two daughters, Mrs. Nathan four daughters, Mrs. Lillian
should detain them or their murdered. News arrives of his Nev.
Scalin of Chicago and Mrs. Jacobs, Rose and Ethel Myers
monies, the king will prosecute death and the panic that fol-
Manny • Rice -of Santa Ann, and Myra Feinberg.
if he wishes according to his lows is not sufficient to allow
for preparations against im-
Calif.; a brother, Meyer Kolov-
sky of Detroit; and two grand-
BELLA PORKIN, 17267 War-
To this is traced the early
The great massacre takes
wick, died Feb. 22. She leaves
contention that the Jews were place and the few survivors are
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a 'son, Samuel, and two grand-
"the king's possessions," to be offered safety for baptism. But
protected by him and at the they already had learned the
more, died Feb. 25. Survived by
same time to be considered the lesson: like Baruch they, too,
announcements may three sons, Dr. Benjamin W.,
media through which he func- would be massacred after bap- be (Unveiling
inserted' by mailing or by call- Joe and Sol; two daughters, Mrs.
tioned in amassing his wealth
Lincoln, Huntington Woods,
ing The Jewish News office, 17100
W. 7 Mile Road, Detroit 35, YE
and controlling the actions of
There is a love story. Abram 8-9364. Written announcements must Sanders; two brothers and nine died Feb. 23. Wife of the late
Eugene. She leaves no sur-
is infatuated with Bett, the be accompanied by the name and grandchildren.
It is from this early rule that Christian girl who went into address of the person making the
There is a standing charge
Joanne Greenberg took the title service with Baruch's family as insertion.
of $3.00 for . an unveiling notice,
for her first novel, "The King's a youngster and grew up in measuring an inch in depth).
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Oneida, Pontiac, died Feb. 26. gree, died Feb. 23. Survived by
Persons,"- which has just been their home. She was taught to
The Matzaivah in honor of Survived by wife, Charlotte; a wife, Anna Rose; five sons, Jack,
published by Holt, Rinehart and read and to write, first in He-
Winston (383 Madison, NY17). brew then in English. Unlike Rebbetzen Paneth will be dedi- son, Gerald; a daughter, Sheila; Louis, Morris, Julius and Eli;
The setting for the story is in the rest of her family, she grew cated 3:30 p.m. Sunday, March his mother, Mrs. Libby Goldberg; three daughters, Mrs. Abe (Ida)
York, England, where great up in knowledge rather than 3, at the Chesed shel Emes two brothers and three sisters. Molonon, Mrs. Eli (Faye) Mali-,
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tragedy was afflicted upon the illiteracy. She dressed well. She Cemetery, Agudah Section.
noff and Mrs. Alvin (Blanche)
Jews in an era of turmoil in spoke well. She, in turn, while
HARRY S. NEEDLE, 20500 Levine; and 18 grandchildren.
she remained a Christian, was Dr. Norman Steinberg, Burgess, died Feb. 25. Survived
Commencing her tale under excommunicated. This, too, is
by wife, Ann; a daughter, Peggy;
date of June, 1182, and. con- part of the tragedy which mir- Past Pontiac Hospital
his mother, Mrs. Rose Needle;
tinuing it through March 19, rors the horrors of that time.
and a sister.
Chief, Dies at 53
1190, the able novelist recon-
"Christ! Christ! The Devil
structs the events that trans-
is a Jew!" is one of the cries of 1028 Ardmoor, Birmingham,
ROSE SPRINGER, 22101 Mor-
pired in the years that first
that had been heard, leading past chief of General Practice at ton; Oak Park, died Feb. 21. Sur-
brought escapees from perse-
up to the massacre and to the St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, •on- vived by husband, Louis; four
During the coming
cutions from France to York
horrors. "We are not leeches," tiac, died. Feb. 25.
week Yeshiva Beth
sons, Elias, George, Harold of
and then, in turn, witnessed
Yehuda will observe
Abram shouted at Simon, but
Oakland, Calif. and Edward of
the destruction of York Jewry
the Yahrzeit of the
the latter was alone in listen- American Neoplastic Society and Pleasanton, Calif.; and seven
through massacre, after an
ing to a Jew's reasoning. .
friends, with the
orgy of pillage.
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In the end, Abram and his and American' Medical Associa-
The remarkable feat in Mrs. cousin Samuel escaped death,
Prayers, recitation of
Greeriberg's novel is that she got away from the mob, "began tions. Other affiliations included Mendota, died' Feb.'23. Survived
Kaddish and study-
has injected into it all of the their journey" in search for Temple Beth El and Temple by wife, Pauline; a daughter,
ing of Mishnoyes.
factors that entered into the new homes, a new life. Such Emanu-El, of which •he was past
medieval bigotries that afflicted was the fate of Jewry—one era president; Knollwood Country Mrs. Samuel B. (Rhoda) Shore;
Club and the Standard City Club. a brother, two sisters and three
Hebrew Civil .
the Jews of Europe.
ended, another began.
Ada r March
He received an. M.D. degee grandchildren.
Describing life in the York
Mrs. Greenberg, who was in 1935 from the University of
ghetto, the Christian-Jewish born in Brooklyn and educated
•Leon Harold Stillwater 6
controversies of olden times; in New York schools, attended
with all the bigotries attend- American University in Wash- was born in Detroit, is survived W. Alexanderine, died "Feb. 21.
He leaves his wife, Marie;
ant upon the prejudices that ington and there developed her
seeped into the minds of the interest in medieval art and Ronald and Gary; daughter, sisters; and a brother.
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masses against Jews, are incor-. music and in Latin poetry. Her Marcia; two brothers, Leo and
ISADORE DEUTC H, 3801
porated in this story. As a result knowledge of the latter enabled Benjamin; and a sister, Mrs.
Duane, died Feb. 23. .Survived
of a friendship established by her to inject a poetic style in Charles Rosen.
the young Jewish hero in the her novel, and "The. King's Per-
by a son, Harry C.; three grand-
plot, Abram the son of Baruch sons" has emerged as an able Israel Firm Gets
children; and two great grand- Max
A. (Isaac) Korman
the financier,. and Simon the evaluation of a tragic period in
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Monk, the debate over the eth- the history of the Middle Ages. Gibraltar Contract
HAIFA,- (JTA)—Solel Boneh,_ SAMUEL GINSBURG, 633
ics of the various faiths 'ensues. Mrs. Greenberg now lives with
Troubles begin- to brew. It her husband, a vocational re- the construction firm of the His- Brainard, died Feb. 24. Survived
tadrut, has been a w a r de d by a nephew and nieces.
habilitation counselor, and two through its subsidiary in Cyprus
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Bertha Fischer •
sons in Golden, Colo.
a arge-sca 1contract
ROSE ROSENZWEIG, 18246 Julius Cohen
construction in Gibraltar of vari-_ Appoline, died Feb. 24. Sur-
Cloth Union Founder •ous projects, including military vived by two sons, Louis and_ Ben Citrin - .
In loving memory of
installations, it was announced Dr. Leonard of Grand Rapids;
Leventen, who left us on Feb,. Abe Miller Dies at 76
here by Simcha Golan, a spokes- two daughters, Mrs. Max K.
NEW YORK (JTA)—Abe Mil- man for the firm.
3.3, 1954 (11 days in Adar). "To
live in the _hearts of those you ler, secretary-treasurer of the
He noted that Gibraltar will
leave behind' is not to die." Sadly Amalgamated Clothing Workers • be the eleventh country where (Bessie) Bass of Calif.; three
missed by her daughter, sister, of America's New York Joint Solel Boneh has been awarded brothers; two sisters; 15 grand-
relatives and many friends.
dent of the union, died Feb. 20
Golan disclosed that French
and German financial firms had
Sidney A. Deitch
His activity in the labor promised to back Solel Boneh
Lena Farber "
movement goes back to the New if it is awarded a contract to
The Hannah Schloss
York garment workers strike of
build a $30,000,000 hospital in
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1912, and to the founding of a country "in this region," which
Yeshiva Beth Yehuda
mourns the passing of
the Amalgamated, in 1914.
2744 W. Davison cor.
one of its distinguished
The Jewish Labor Committee,
of which Miller was one of the
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founders 30 years ago, and the
Workinen's Circle, to which he
had belonged since 1908, issued
statements mourning his pass-
We pay tribute to his
memory for his friend-
ship, for all the good
19th Century Physicist
deeds that marked his
Leopold Loewenherz, a 19th
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the entire Greenblatt
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tronomical instruments. He
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THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS — Frid ay, March 1, 1963
`The King's Persons,' Noteworthy
NOvel by Joanne Greenberg, Deals
with Era of Jews' Massacre in York