THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
Friday, July 26, 1974-31
Malamud's Short Stories, Historic
Nast Cartoons Among Paperbacks
Taxes and Your Future
dente of the deceased.
This means you should re-
view your will carefully
when moving to another
Bernard Malamud's "Rem- cal Cartooning," his works
"Introduction to Mushroom
state. It may be necessary to
brandt's Hat," first issued serve as a guide to the de- Hunting" by Vera K. Charles.
have an attorney in that state
by Farrar-Straus as a hard- velopments in his art as they
* * *
ED'S MINI DELI
revise it. _
cover collection of short affected the political scenes Christological Work
stories, has been reissued as in this country for many
Q. Does the law differenti-
While the novel "The King-
a paperback in the Simon & years. Dover Publications dom" by L. W. Henderson
ate between real estate and
Schuster Pocket Book edi- have enriched the literature is 'being hailed by the pub-
on the subject with an im- lishers, Avon Books, as ex-
A. The law differentiates
Reviewed in The Jewish mense work—"Thomas Nast: pounding "the background of
sharply between them. A will
News, June 8, 1973, upon its Cartoons and Illustrations." an ancient conflict" and as
Editor's Note: Guidance on disposing of land must be
initial appearance, Mala-
Containing 117 of his works, "a towering epic of the days important problems provided valid in the state where the
mud's latest collection of with explanatory text by of myth" about the Holy
by Jewish Welfare Federa- land lies, while a will dis-
short stories received a Thomas Nast St. Hill, this Land, its should be indicated tion-United
Jewish Charities posing of other property must
work merits study as an ad- that it is a Christological
be valid in the state where
Sharing with the title story, dition to the informativeness work. It traces the Crusades Endowment Fund Tax Advi- the owner lived.
"Rembrandt's Hat," the re- of the noted cartoonist's ap- but has no value for Jews
about issues discussed
Q. How many witnesses
viewer's commendations are proaches. They are commen- seeking historical data about advice
"The Letter," "In Retire- taries on political events re- the Promised Land and in these columns should be are required to make a will
from an attorney or valid?
ment," "The Silver Crown" lated to the Civil War years, about the ancient Jewish secured
A. Michigan requires 2 wit-
and four other stories in the campaign against the City of Peace and the Land Questions of
general interest nesses. However, some states
Malamud's new paperback.
Tweed Ring, church and of Israel.
in these matters should be require three, often raising
state issue s, president-
addressed to "Taxes and a problem when a "two-wit-
DINE OUT FOR
Thomas Nast's Cartoons
making, "Morals and Man- WSU Historical Work
Your Future", care of the ness will" disposes of prop-
Thomas Nast is a name ners" and scores of other
LUNCH OR DINNER
The story of the founding Jewish News, 17515 W. Nine erty in a "three-w i t n e s s
that ranks among the most topics.
Mile, Southfield, Mich. 48075.
illustrious in the field of
This volume will be treas- years of the United States
state." However, a will exe-
CASUAL & RELAXING caricaturing.
ured by lovers of art and Office of Education is told in
cuted validly according to
atmosphere of the
Acknowledged as the students of history and poli- "To Enforce Education," by state where I may hold prop- the laws of the state of domi-
"Father of American Politi- tics.
cile is usually valid every-
(Wayne State University erty or move?
A. The laws vary consid- where.
Spertus Judaica Items
Witnesses must sign in
This history covers the erably from state to state.
each other's presence, and
The term "Kabala" refers
Noted peronalities w h o that your will be drawn by in most states must be told
to the mystical literature of of Judaica has issued an im-
by the testator (maker) that
Judaism and to the esoteric pressive illustrated catalog played important roles in this an attorney practicing in the
Located on the Premises of
of selected ceremonial ob- developing history are fully state of your domicile, since they are -witnessing a last
doctrines of Jewish lore.
In talmudic times, the jects. Published by Spertus accounted for in this impor- it must be filed for probate will and testament.
in the county of the resi-
Q. If couples hold their
term generally referred to College of Judaica Press, tant study.
property jointly with mutual
the Jewish tradition which Chicago, this volume con
rights of survivorship, do
was handed down through the
of ceremonial objects, and
they need a will?
ages. It was a specific ref- contains definitive articles
A. Although the joint own-
erence to the words of the explaining backgrounds of
ership arrangement is sen-
prophets who followed Moses. the collections represented in
sible in certain circum-
Now, it refers to a mystical this work.
literature whose knowledge
stances, a will is still needed.
The catalog's text is by
By SYBIL KAUFMAN
and Prof. Shulov himself In fact, each spouse should
is guarded and passed on Grace Cohen Grossman, the
(Copyright 1974, JTA, Inc.)
work as volunteers. There have a will.
through symbol and meta- museum's curator. Featured
JERUSALEM—When Prof. are also 20 paid staffers, half
Q. When a husband wants
in the catalog is a special
It covers a broad field, in- article by Prof. Joseph Gut- Aharon Shulov began teach- who work with the animals to provide for his widow and
— Hours —
cluding the nature of the mann of Wayne State Uni- ing zoology at Hebrew Uni- and half in administrative donate to his favorite char-
MON. Thru THURS., 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
the relationship be- versity, in addition to intro- versity, he had no idea that and secretarial jobs.
ity, should his will make
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Divine and man. ductory material by Miss some day he would be in-
Financing the zoo requires separate provision for the
SAT. & SUN.,
9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Some scholars divided the Grossman and Arthur M. volved in "zoo Zionism."
over $167,000 a year. Most
But he soon realized his comes from entrance fees; charitable beneficiaries, or
field into "speculative" and Feldman.
students had little practical some is contributed by the should he delegate the de-
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of even the most municipality of Jerusalem, termination of his donation
Evenutally, the Kabala de- More Dover Paperbacks
common animals. "They only some by the ministry of edu- to his widow's judgment?
veloped a dimension of mys-
A. Generally, it is pre-
An interesting series of saw animals in books; I felt cation and a considerable
ticism for every facet of
ferable for the husband to
sum from the sale of animals make separate provision in
life and every field of knowl-
edge. In some ways it was a by Dover Publications. They serve animals in order to bred at the zoo.
his own will, because of a
means of transcending limi- have a special appeal for an- understand boology."
Few Jerusalemites realize charitable gift specified in
tation of time and space.
that the Biblical Zoo breeds the will provides an immedi-
and • students of American Biblical Zoo was founded 33
for- sale tigers, lions, bears, ate tax savings to the widow.
In those days shall Judah
Again, consult your attor-
The sprightly 66-year-old fallow deer, two kinds of
Included in the new series
be saved, and Jerusalem of Dovers are:
professor says that just as sheep, monkeys, chimpanzees ney. You will find his ex-
shall live in security: and
"How Indians Use Wild human Zionism means bring-
this is the name that they Plants for Food, Medicine ing dispersed Jews back to There is also a shop on the
Roumell Invites You
Q. Is it acceptable for an
shall give him: 'The Lord is and Crafts," by Miss Frances the land of Israel, "zoo Zion- grounds for selling pets and officer of a charitable organ-
our Vindicator.' — Jeremiah Densmore, an ethnologist of ism" entails bringing back
a miniature railway, a lake ization to witness a will in
note. "Indian Scout Craft the animals that were once for
which the organization is a
rowing and kiosks.
and Lore," by Dr. Charles present in the land of the
A. That's legal, but is not
The oldest members of the an integral part of Israel's recommended. Caution ad-
"The Boleti of North Caro-
lina," a study of edible cup Zoo are two griffon vultures, history—and its wars. The vises having witnesses win)
fungi, by William Chambers one found by a monk and first home in 1939 was in are in no way involved in the
Coker and Alma Hollans another found by a biology the center of Jerusalem. estate.
„teacher. Since their arrival, After two years, it was
Americana Complex 1, 2, 3, 4 Beers.
Q. Can charitable organiza-
Greenfield Rd., N. of 9 Mile
the zoo has acquired almost moved to an area near Man- tions named in wills as bene-
cuisine, tableside salad
all of the 130 animals whose
bar and evening dancing
Yeshiva U. Research names are mentioned in the Because of its proximity to ficiaries be identified by their
Wed. MATINEES ALL
THEATERS-1 Show only
NEW YORK — With $25,- Bible (although some ani- the border and the sniping, generally accepted and more
in continuing grants, mals have several biblical it was necessary to move the popular names rather than
Yeshiva University conducts names and others named zoo again, this time in 1947 an official name?
A. Organizations, like peo-
to Mt. Scopus. When Mt.
an array of research and have not been identified).
"FOR PETE'S SAKE" (PG)
In summer, the zoo is in Ccopus was besieged, the zoo ple, should be identified by
Often conducted through af- full operation from 8 in the was moved again to its their exact, corporate, legal
filiates and auxiliaries, they morning until 6 in the eve- present location in the names and 'addresses. The
"THE STING" (PG)
help to meet the nation's key ning with some 3,000 visitors Romema section of Jerusa- popular, sometimes inaccu-
rate name, will be accepted
science, health, and social passing through its gates lem.
"BUSTER AND BILLIE" (R)
needs, and serve the special each day. The zoo is open
Just before the Six-Day if it seems fairly obvious and
interests of the university's 364 days a year (it is closed War, concrete shelters were is not contested. Sometimes
"BLAZING SADDLES" (R)
on Yom Kippur), but the built for the animals in case lengthy and expensive court
Among them are: cancer professor finds the time of war. Nevertheless, the actions precede acceptance
research, solar energy, serv- somehow to run it and also zoo was heavily shelled and of the informally named or-
Weekdays including Sat. Eve. ices for the aged, strengthen- to function as head of the scores of animals died.
.cranization. The court costs
9 Mile/Lodge Service Driv
Prof. Shulov would like to can reduce the legacy.
Robert Redford and Mia Farrow ing Jewish values among department of entomology
in a great love story.
youth, recruitment and train- and venomous animals of the build a Noah's Ark with
Southfield, Michigan 4807
For further information
"THE GREAT GATSBY"
ing for careers in Jewish Hebrew University.
some of the animals living about charitable contribu-
7 & 9:30
education and developing cur-
All senior zoo staff, as well inside. "The municipality's tions, call Kenneth Sarason,
Sunday Open at 1:30.
"The Great Gatsby" at 1:50, 4:20, riculums for the mentally as the veterinarians, the reaction was positive to this 965-3939. It will be strictly
6:50 and 9:20.
legal adviser, the architect meshugena (crazy) plan."
WANT TO BE
Zoo Zionism Brings Bible
Animals Home to Roost