SHIYE KHINITS (JOSHUA CHINITZ) (b. ca. 1892)
He was born in Lenin (?), Poland. He studied in religious elementary school. He emigrated to the United States and studied in Yonkers, New York. He was the author of Ahrke der litvak, roman (Ahrke the Lithuanian, a novel) (New York, 1972), 393 pp.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 317.