BESI HALOVITS (d. April 22, 1968)
He wrote in the leftist American Jewish press. Among his books: Humoristishe monologn un kurtse ertseylungen (Humorous monologues and short stories) (New York, 1959), 224 pp.; Kval fun humor un satire, monologn un dertseylungen, gezamlte folks-mayselekh un anekdotn (Source of humor and satires, monologues, assembled folk stories and anecdotes) (New York, 1961), 215 pp.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), cols. 205-6.