SHOLI SHAMIS (SHAMES)
He was born (first name: Sholem) in Kretshme (?), near Zvihil (Novohrad-Volynskyy), Volhynia. He was raised in Kaminebrod (Kam’yanyi Brid). For a short time, he worked as a teacher in the community. He worked for many years in factories in Odessa and other cities. From 1909 he was publishing impressions in: Naye velt (New world) in Warsaw; Gut-morgen (Good morning), Unzer leben (Our life), and Odeser arbeter (Odessa laborer) in Odessa; and in the Soviet Yiddish press. He published the booklet: Frihlingsfunken (Sparks of spring), poetry (Odessa: Yugend, 1912), 16 pp.
Source: Zalmen Reyzen, Leksikon, vol. 4.
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