ROKHL KANTOR-SHVARTSBARD (RACHEL KANTOR-SZWARCBARD) (b. September 15, 1912)
She was born in Halovi (Holovy?), Volhynia. She came to Vilna in 1928 and graduated from the local teachers’ seminary named from Dr. Czarno. In 1938 she made aliya to the land of Israel. In book form: Der shtarker viln (The powerful will) (Tel Aviv: Perets Publ., 1982), 132 pp.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), cols. 474-75.