AKIVE SHMULEVITSH (b. November 11, 1903)
He was born in Dobromil (Dobromyl’), Galicia. He emigrated to the United States after WWI. He debuted in print with a articles in Idishe velt (Jewish world) in Philadelphia; later, he published pieces in Yidishe tsaytung (Jewish newspaper) in Tel Aviv and Forverts (Forward) in New York.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 556.