SHMUEL PATSANOVSKI (b.1903)
He was born in Lodz, Poland. He received both a Jewish and a general education. He was a leader in the Zionist and pioneer youth movement and a guide to the kibbutzim in Poland and Volhynia. He published articles on Zionism and pioneer and youth issues in: Folk un land (People and land) in Lodz-Warsaw; and Bafrayung (Liberation); among others. In book form: Di kvutse un di kvutse-bavegung, yesoydes un problemen (The collective agricultural farm and its movement, bases and issues) (Warsaw, 1934), 93 pp. Since the Nazi occupation of Poland, there has been no further information about him.
Source: Yisroel Sheyn, Bibliografye fun oysgabes aroysgegebn durkh di arbeter-parteyen in poyln in di yorn 1918-1939 (Bibliography of publications brought out by the workers’ parties in Poland in the years 1919-1939) (Warsaw: Yidish-bukh, 1963), see index.
Khayim Leyb Fuks