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

Plan Gala Fall Series Southwestern Jewish Press, September 18, 1958, Page 1 and Page 8 Final arrangements are being completed for the much anticipated Fall Series of the Jewish Community Center Concert Lecture Film Series, according to Chairman Simon Reznikoff. “In spite of the fact that the Center has been in existence for years, this […]

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

Senator’s Wife is Reported in Pact with Demagogue Southwestern Jewish Press, September 18, 1958, Page 1 and Page 4 By Herb Brin Is this going to be a dirty campaign for governor in California? The New York Times this week disclosed a shocking story of a smear-assault booklet, directed against labor — financed by Eastern […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, September 11, 1958, Part 5

Revival of Chassidism Advocated By Rabbi Moshe Maggal Southwestern Jewish Press, September 11, 1958, Page 18 Whenever Judaism had been threatened with a stagnation or degeneration, its life force issued new vitamins and new ideas, which soon rejuvenated its body — and the life cycle started anew. We are able to witness this regenerating process […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, September 11, 1958, Part 5

Across the City Desk Southwestern Jewish Press, September 11, 1958, Page 13 By Herb Brin In recent weeks we’ve been pretty lucky. We’ve been able to develop an array of articles (exclusively, of course) on a number of subjects—and in each case national publications picked them up.  First, the Solomon Goldstein – Frank Britton series that titillated […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History ~ September 11, 1958, Part 4

The Son: A Story of Tragedy-and Life-In Israel by Robert Kirsch Southwest Jewish Press, September 11, 1958, Page 12 and Page 18 _____________________________________________________ *About the Story and Author “The Son,” especially written for HERITAGE by Robert Kirsch, is a moving story of a man who finds himself and tragedy in a homeland he had never known. […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History, September 11, 1958, Part 3

With the guardians… By Ransom Shmansom Southwestern Jewish Press, September 11, 1958, Page 11 The pall of stale cigar smoke hung over the room—the  weary Guardians seated about the poker table were completely engrossed in their weekly pastime. The group had dwindled to the six ‘Just one more round” participants. The hours drifted by. One […]

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Adventures in San Diego Jewish History ~ September 11, 1958. Part 2

Community Looks to Future Confidently Southwestern Jewish Press, September 11, 1958, Page 6 As the New Year dawns, the San Diego Jewish community looks to the future with a sense of great confidence and hope. For this is our first year in the new Jewish COMMUNITY Building. And because of the faith expressed by all […]

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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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