SHOYEL ROTKOP (January 10, 1903-April 6, 1966)
He was born in Pabenits (Pabianice), Poland. He studied in religious elementary school. In 1916 he moved to Germany and in 1930 to Uruguay. He wrote for the weekly newspaper Der moment (The moment) and the daily Haynt (Today) in which he published a novel entitled In a fremd land, af fremder erd (In a foreign country, on alien soil) (1962-1963) concerning the era of the Judges. He died in Montevideo.