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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, May 30, 1958, Part 1

Campaign Hits $210,000; $93,000 Must Be Raised Southwestern Jewish Press, May 30, 1958, Page 1 “The 1958 United Jewish Campaign Fund will be extended until every Jewish family has met its obligation by making a contribution,” it was announced this week by Chairman Harry Wax. With slightly over $210,000 already raised from over 1,250 contributors, […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, May 16, 1958, Part 3

Green, Eldex & Cohen Lead Way in Count Southwestern Jewish Press, May 16, 1958, Page 5 First returns from County areas indicated increased giving to the United Jewish Fund Campaign. In the North County, Escondido, chaired by Ernest Green, was first to turn in results. “This area showed substantial increases and new gifts over last […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, May 16, 1958, Part 2

Religious Viewpoint on “Right to Work”: The Protestant View Southwestern Jewish Press, May 16, 1958, Page 3 Rev. Andrew Juvinall, Pastor, First Methodist Church, Napa As Christians we are concerned with the spiritual and material well-being of our fellowmen. According to Jesus the decisive factor in God’s judgment of a man is the extent to […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, May 16, 1958, Part 1

Guardians To Hold Giant Charity Ball Southwestern Jewish Press, May 16, 1958, Page 1 On Sunday, May 25, the Guardians will take over the entire Mission valley Club for their annual Charity Ball. Chairmen Sam Berger and Al Richman and their committee have arranged an evening which promises to be the season’s most outstanding affair. […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, May 2, 1958, Part 3

Temple Beth Sholom P.T.A. Elects Officers Southwestern Jewish Press, May 2, 1958, Page 6 A Parent-Teachers Council for the Temple Beth Sholom School of Chula Vista was formed at a meeting Thursday, April 24th. The following officers were elected: President, Mrs. Marc Estrin; vice president, Mrs. David Tobias; secretary, Mrs. Phillip Barr; treasurer, Mrs. Max […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, May 2, 1958, Part 2

What’s In A Name? Southwestern Jewish Press, May 2, 1958, Page 3 The Senate subcommittee on immigration had two long lists of “foreign-sounding” names read to it. The first was supplied by William Furlong, representing the son of the American Revolution. They were culled from newspapers, he said, and were “the names of notorious gangsters, […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, May 2, 1958, Part 1

Editor Seeks Assembly Post Southwestern Jewish Press, May 2, 1958, Pages 1, 6 Maxwell Kaufman, Editor and Publisher of the Southwest Anglo-Jewish Press in San Diego, is a Democratic candidate in the 79th District.   He has been a resident of San Diego since 1941.  During World War II he operated the second largest U.S.O. Club […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, April 18, 1958, Part 3

Fund Approves Merger To United Jewish Federation Southwestern Jewish Press, April 18, 1958, Page 6 To keep pace with a rapidly expanding Jewish community in San Diego County and the increased growth of Federation Agency services, the Board of Directors of the United Jewish Fund of San Diego approved the merger of the Fund and […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, April 18, 1958, Part 2

“The Quiz Shows: They Give More Than Money” Southwestern Jewish Press, April 18, 1958, Page 3 (Reprinted from the March 1958 issue of the ADL Bulletin, official organ of the Anti-Defamation League of B’nai B’rith) By Barrie Simmons Television quiz shows have tickled the American fancy for the past few years. I happen to be […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, April 18, 1958, Part 1

S.D. Community to Mark Israel’s Tenth Anniversary Southwestern Jewish Press, April 18, 1958, Page 1 Dr. William C. Rust, President of California Western University will speak at a Civic Celebration marking the Tenth Anniversary of the creation of the State of Israel. This momentous event will be celebrated by the San Diego community Sunday, April […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, April 4, 1958, Part 4

The Eight Day Test Southwestern Jewish Press, April 4, 1958, Page 11 By Rose Lee Rothblatt Call it Pesach or call it Passover, But know that nothing could be greater; Than for all Jews to earnestly observe The first and second seders. Sponge cake instead of apple pie, Wine instead of beer; Nuts instead of […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, April 4, 1958, Part 3

Campaign Reaches 43% of U.J.F. Goal Southwestern Jewish Press, April 4, 1958, Page 7 The 25th United Jewish Campaign opened this week with 43% of the goal reported pledged, according to Campaign Chairman Harry Wax. Over $130,000 has been secured toward the $303,000 goal for 1958, the highest quota set in San Diego’s history. Plans […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, April 4, 1958, Part 2

Passover 1958 Southwestern Jewish Press, April 4, 1958, Page 3 Passover, history’s first revolt against human bondage, never seemed more vivid to us than it does today. It was four thousand years ago that Moses, intrepid spokesman of God, made it clear to the ruler of Egypt that to oppress human beings is to blaspheme […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, April 4, 1958, Part 1

{Happy Passover!} Christian Committee of Jewish Fund Names Leaders Southwestern Jewish Press, April 4, 1958, Pages 1, 7 A native San Diegan was named to head San Diego’s Christian Committee of the 1958 United Jewish Fund Campaign. Frank G. Forward, President of the Union Title Insurance and Trust Company, accepted the chairmanship, according to Harry […]

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