Monday, 6 May 2019


            He came from Russia and settled in Brazil.  He was co-editor of the periodical Mir un zey (Us and them), with Portuguese (Rio de Janeiro, December 1930, one issue).  He also published several polemical pamphlets: Di yiko-fartretershaft in brazil un ire “zorgn” letoyves haklal (YIKO [Jewish Cultural Organization] representation in Brazil and its “cares” on behalf of the community) (Rio de Janeiro, 1932), 31 pp.; Shiml…un luft (Mildew…and air) (Rio de Janeiro, 1932).  He held the title of doctor.

Source: Y. Z. Rayzman, A fertl yorhundert yidishe prese in brazil (A quarter century of the Yiddish press in Brazil) (Tsfat, 1968), pp. 102-3.
Berl Cohen

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