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August 08, 1986 - Image 31

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1986-08-08

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THROUGH eyes still teared from weeks at sea
This trembling babe...this Jewish child -
Too young to know 'twas Liberty -
Saw the Lady's lamp...and smiled.

THUS began Frieda Stollman's new life in America. As she grew up she learned the meaning of Liberty and
thrilled. to the words on the Lady's pedestal - lines by Emma Lazarus, Jewish poet and Zionist:

"GIVE me your tired, your poor
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free
...I lift my lamp beside the golden door!"

IN gratitude for America's blessings, Frieda's life has been devoted to the attainment of freedom for all her
people. With the rebirth of the State of Israel, her spirit joyfully expanded in support of its new citizens
"...huddled masses yearning to breathe free."

DURING this Centennial Year of the Lady, our Detroit Jewish community honors its Lady of the Year, Frieda
Stollman: immigrant...valued citizen...humanitarian...Zionist...Woman of Valor.

The Women's Division
of
Metropolitan Detroit State of Israel Bonds
cordially invites you to celebrate

The Year of the Lady

at the

Emma Latarus Luncheoh

honoring

. Frieda Stollman

Recipient-elect of the Gates of Freedom Award
Special Guest Speaker

Mrs. Jan Peerce

Couvert $18.00

Tuesday, August 26, 1986 at 12 o'clock noon
Congregation Shaarey Zedek
27375 Bell Road, Southfield

R.S.V.P.

Participation in this Tribute Luncheon by the 1986 purchase of $500 or more in Israel Bond securities is sincerely requested.

EMMA LAZARUS LUNCHEON RESERVATION FORM

Please make reservation for (Name)
(Tel. No )
Enclosed is my check for $18.00, mode payable to "Emma Lazarus Luncheon." I would like to be seated with:

Mail this form to: Jane Sherman, Chairman, Lazarus Luncheon, Israel Bonds, 24123 Greenfield Rd.,
Southfield, MI 48075

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