Thursday 31 December 2015


SHMUEL OSTERZETSER (b. August 9, 1905 [1901?])
            He was born in Brody, Galicia.  He studied in religious elementary school and in 1920 in a yeshiva in Hamburg.  From 1923 he was publishing features pieces, historical and Jewish community works in the Beys-yankev magazine Unzer vort (Our word) and in Dos yudishe vort (The Jewish word) in Kolomaye, Dos yidishe vort (The Jewish word) in Antwerp, and Ortodoksishe yugend-bleter (Orthodox youth pages).

Source: Zalmen Reyzen archive housed at YIVO in New York.

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