P. BENAVIV (b. 1912)
He was born in Mezritsh (Międzyrzecz). He attended religious primary school as well as public school. From 1933 he was living in Palestine as a laborer. He started publishing poems in 1932 in Nayvelt (New world) and in other publications of the Yiddish writers group in Israel. He was a contributor to Erets-yisroel shriftn (Writings from the Land of Israel) (Tel Aviv, 1937).