SHLOYME-ZALMEN SHNEURSON (1902-1946)
He was born in Tsfat (Safed). He studied in yeshivas. Over the years 1924-1944, he taught at the “Shaare Tsiyon” (Gates of Zion) Talmud Torah in Montreal. He departed for Los Angeles in 1945. He published lyrical poetry and folk-themed poems in: Keneder odler (Canadian eagle), Kanader zhurnal (Canadian journal), the anthology Kanade (Canada), and Heftn (Notebooks), among others. In book form: Bay dayne toyern (At your gates) (Montreal, 1943), 92 pp., poems with motifs of the land of Israel. He died in Los Angeles.
Source: Yisroel Rabinovitsh, Yoyvl-bukh keneder odler (Jubilee volume for Keneder odler) (Montreal, 1932).
Khayim Leyb Fuks