BAAL SHAHARIT WANTED
for High Holiday Services in Con-
servative Synagogue. Please call Mr.
Joseph Sulkes, Ritual Committee
AFTER 6 P.M.
ASPHALT SALESMAN with car wanted.
Wiles Contracting. Evenings 868-5537,
days VI 3-7090.
SALESMEN - SALESWOMEN
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Courteous and efficient service.
J. LEVI, OWNER
DETROIT 35, MICH.
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Free estimates. Call UN 4-3547.
PAINTING, decorating. Exterior, in-
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For meeting people? A desire to
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2 Salesmen with or without real
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17350 Livernois, DI 2-1300
MALE COUNSELOR WANTED
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W a ter f rant experience prefer-
THE JEWISH NEWS
17100 W. 7 MILE
DETROIT, MICH. 48235
Yiddish speaking woman to live
in with elderly woman and daugh-
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Sunday and some evenings off.
Housekeeper for elderly gentleman.
Full use of home and car. North-
or TO 7-7793
WANTED — Sunday Club leader in
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lead children ages 5-18. For informa-
tion call UN 4-2836.
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AND DELIVERY CO.
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By Hour or Flat Rate
Local and Long Distance Packing.
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A-1 PAINTING. paperhanging. interior.
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Satisfaction guaranteed. Reasonable.
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Clarence Enggass Dies at 80; had Distinguished
Career of Unbroken Leadership in Movements
Clarence H. Enggass, distin-
guished community leader whose
contributions extended to many
movements and who inspired the
youth to participate in public af-
fairs, died last Friday at Harper
Hospital after a brief illness.
Private funeral services were
His residence was at 850 Whit-
more Rd. He is survived by his
wife, Helen; son, Dr. Robert Eng-
gass, assistant professor of art
history at Pennsylvania State Uni-
versity and a brother, Maurice.
He was to have been honored
in the fall by the Zionist Organiza-
tion of Detroit, of which he was a
lifelong associate. Past president
of the Jewish Welfare Federation,
he had, until recent weeks attend-
ed every public function of the
JWF and the Allied Jewish Cam-
paign, and he was present at all
Zionist affairs in the past year.
Associated with a large num-
ber of causes, at the time of his
death he still held memberships
on the boards of the Jewish Com-
munity Center, United Jewish
Charities and American ORT
Born in Detroit, July 15, 1883
son of Adolph and Barbara
(Hirshman) Enggass, Mr. Eng-
gass was educated in the De-
troit public schools and the
Detroit Business University. For
56 years he was the head of
CLARENCE H. ENGGASS
the family business, the Enggass
Jewelry Co., founded by his
father, a German immigrant, in
1865. Clarence Enggass retired
as president in 1958 when the
three stores were sold to Meyer
He was married 51 years ago
to the Jewish press. During World
(Direct JTA Teletype Wire
to The Jewish News)
War I, he lived in Copenhagen to Helen Strassburger, Feb. 24,
TEL AVIV—Hundreds of prom- where he edited the Jewish news- 1913. Like himself, his wife also
inent Israelis, including leaders paper "Copenhagener Togblatt" .hailed from a pioneer Detroit
of the Jewish Agency, the Herut and also coedited the Zionist or- family. She is the daughter of
party and the world Zionist-Revi- gan "Tribuna" with Vladimir Jabo- Louih and Pauline (Schloss) Strass-
sionist movement, and many of the tinsky.
Mr. Enggass held many leading
country's leading journalists, paid
During the Russian Revolution,
final tribute here Tuesday to the Mr. Grossman lived in the Uk- positions in local and national
late Meir Grossman, noted Zionist raine, where he was elected a movements.
On the occasion of his 65th
leader and writer, who died sud- member of the Rada (the Ukrain-
denly last weekend at age 76. Mr. ian Parliament) and of the Jewish birthday, The Jewish News stated:
"Clarence Enggass has never per-
Grossman was a cofounder of the National Assembly.
Jewish Telegraphic Agency.
He was also a member of the mitted preference for any single
During the funeral services, held Zionist Council in the Ukraine cause to keep him from participat-
near the Jewish Agency building and editor of the daily newspaper ing in all movements which serve
here, eulogies were delivered by "Die Welt," published in -Kiev. In to better the public welfare . . ."
Yaacov Tzur, world chairman of 1919, he moved to London where,
He was a member of Bnai Brith,
the Jewish National Fund; Haim together with Jacob Landau, he Zionist Organization of Detroit,
Levanon, director • of information founded the Jewish Telegraphic National Conference of Christians
for the Jewish Agency, who was Agency.
and Jews, Founders Society of
formerly mayor of Tel Aviv; Dr.
Active in the world Zionist Detroit Institute of Arts, Ameri-
Herzl Rosenblum, editor of the movement, Mr. Grossman attended can Jewish Committee, Boys' Clubs
evening newspaper, Yediot Ach , every Zionist Congress after World of Detroit, Detroit Historical So-
ronot; Arye Sieff, an Israeli jour- War I and was a member of the ciety, United Hebrew Schools,
nalist representing this country's Zionist Actions Committee since Friends of Children's Hospital,
Journalists Association; and Jo- 1934.
Temple Beth El and its Men's
seph Klarman, representing the
He was one of the founders Club, and was a member of the
world Zionist-Revisionist move-
of the Jewish State party, which cemetery board of Temple Beth
merged in 1948 with the Zionist El.
From Paris, where he was
Revisionist movement, of which
He was a member of the
visiting the highest officials of
he became vice chairman. He
Zionist Organization of Amer-
the French government, Prime
left the Revisionist movement
ica for many years and served
Minister Levi Eshkol sent a
after differences of opinion with
on the board of the Detroit
cable, stating: "The government
Zeev Jabotinsky, its leader.
Mr. Grossman visited the United
and I lower our heads in grief
He took a deep interest in
States several times. In 1920, he Jewish education, and his mem-
over the passing of Meir Gross-
man, an exemplary Zionist
married Barbara de Port, an bership in the United Hebrew
fighter and public figure. The American journalist. They lived in Schools was one of the roots he
England where Mr. Grossman di- helped nourish to encourage in-
passing of such a man from the
list of the 'firsts' and from the rected the work of the Jewish terest in all facets of Jewish
Telegraphic Agency in Europe and
leadership of the Zionist move-
Palestine. In 1934, they settled in learning.
ment leaves a vacuum that will
During the past few decades,
exist for generations. Our sym- Israel.
served on the boards of the
pathies are extended to his
family and to the Zionist move- Grossman and his family lived in Jewish Community Council, De-
the United States, where he was troit Service Group, United Jew-
Mrs. Golda Meir, Israel's foreign active in the American Jewish ish Charities, Jewish Social Serv-
minister, telegraphed a message, Conference and in the Zionist ice Bureau and Refugee Resettle-
ment Service. He was active in
stating: "We have all lost a friend movement. In 1948, he returned to
settle in Israel, where he remained the East Central Region of the
and partner in the struggle."
No member of Israel's cabinet for the rest of his life. He was Council of Jewish Federations and
attended the funeral services. a member of the Jewish Agency Welfare Funds.
He was active also in the Com-
However, President Zalman Sha- executive during 1954-60 and was
zar was represented at the rites at one time the head of the munity Chest, Retail Merchants
Association and other local move-
Agency's economic department.
by his military aide.
The remains of the late Mr. ments and was a member of
Born in Russia, Mr. Grossman
studied in Odessa and worked for Grossman were interred in the old Franklin Hills Country Club,
Russian newspapers. Later, how- cemetery here, near the graves of Great Lakes Club and Grill Club.
He had been, of course, a
ever, he devoted himself entirely other noted Israeli journalists.
TURN YOUR OLD suits, shoes into
cash. DI 2-3717.
Meir Grossman, Zionist and Writer,
Dead at 76; Cofounder of JTA
lifelong member of Temple
Beth El, the Enggass family
having been associated with the
congregation since its founding
113 years ago. In fact the Beth
El Society was founded in the
home of Isaac Cozens, Mr.
Mr. Enggass' grandfather, Moses
Hirschman, was the second presi-
dent of Temple Beth El, in 1859.
The following year, in 1860, Mrs.
Enggass' grandfather, Emanuel
Schloss, was president of Temple
Beth El. Thus there were un-
broken ties with many move-
ments in whose annals the Eng-
gass name was indelible.
Mr. Enggass' parents, although
devoted members of Temple
Beth El, preferred that their son
should be Bar Mitzvah rather
than confirmed, and to complete
the Bar Mitzvah requirements
he studied daily for an entire
year with Rabbi Louis Grossman,
Dr. Leo M. Franklin's predecess-
or, and became Bar Mitzvah in
Clarence was born on Sproat St.
off of Woodward Ave. He loved to
tell of sledding down Cass Ave. on
winter afternoons, during his boy-
hood, thereby indicating how the
city had spread, after being con-
centrated in the present downtown
Florence Jonas Dies
Was in Newspaper
Florence B. Jonas, associated for
19 years with the newspaper ad-
vertising field in Detroit, died
Wednesday. She was 51.
Mrs. Jonas, 18625 Hartwell,
was an employe of the Detroit
Times for 19 years, and since
its demise was associated with
the Jewish News.
Her father, the late Harry Sosen-
sky, was a founder of the United
Mrs. Jonas was a member of the
Newspaper Guild, Youth Educa-
tion League and Jewish War Vet-
erans' Lawrence Jonas Auxiliary,
which was named for her late
Survivors are Mrs. Jonas' hus-
band, Sol; a son, Lawrence; her
mother, Mrs. Jean Sanders; a
brother, Jules; and a sister, Ceil.
Rites Mark 60th Year
Since Herzl's Death
(Direct JTA Teletype Wire
to The Jewish News)
JERUSALEM — A solemn cere-
mony atop Mount Herzl Tuesday
marked the 60th anniversary of
the death of Theodor Herzl, the
father of political Zionism.
President Zalman Shazar and(
Jewish Agency Executive Chair-'-,_
man Moshe Sharett led a distin-
guished gathering in paying trib-
ute to Herzl's memory. At the
same time, a special exhibition of
documents pertaining to the his-
tory of Zionism was opened at
the Herzl Museum here.
While Detroit is noted as the
automobile capital of the world,
the wide diversity of manufactur-
ing in Michigan is attested to by
the fact that Michigan has manu-
facturing operations in 365 of 418
industry groups recognized by the
United States Bureau of the
THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
Friday, July 3, 1964
The Hebrew Memorial Chapel
Is Now Located at
26640 GREENFIELD RD.
(Near 11 Mile Rd.)