Sunday, 13 March 2016


LEYBL HINDES (b. May 25, 1882)
            Born in Bialystok, he studied in religious elementary school and a Russian public school.  In 1905 he emigrated to the United States.  He lived primarily in Boston.  Among his books: Fol river, a mol un haynt (Fall River, then and now) (Boston, 1959), 205 pp.; Mayne kinder-yorn af di pyaskes, zikhroynes fun mayn heym-shtot byalistok fun di yorn 1882-1905 (My childhood years in the Pyaskes, memoirs from my hometown of Bialystok from the years 1882-1905) (Boston, 1963), 121 pp.

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