MOYSHE FELDMAN (January 12, 1882-June 2, 1962)
He was born in Lubar (Lyubar), Ukraine. He received a Jewish and a general education. In 1923 he emigrated to Montreal. He was a teacher in the People’s Order schools in Montreal, Toronto, and New York. He wrote about cultural and literary matters for: Der kamf (The struggle), Der veg (The way), and Folksblat (People’s newspaper) in Toronto; Yungvarg (Youth) and Yidishe kultur (Jewish culture) in New York. In book form: Mayn yidish bukh (My Yiddish book), textbook (New York, 1962). Pen name: Mesholem. He died in New York.
Source: Khayim Leyb Fuks, Hundert yor yidishe un hebreishe literatur in kanade (A century of Yiddish and Hebrew literature in Canada) (Montreal, 1980).
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 449.