[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements--Translation requested

Victor Bers victor.bers at yale.edu
Wed May 26 09:35:43 EDT 2010

Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements

May 26 2010

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3. Correspond directly with the person who or organization which has 
posted the notice, *not* with your ever-beleaguered untershames.
[Anyone interested in trying to read the letter in question should contact 
the sender directly, since under its current (primitive) arrangement 
Mendele does posts only material in plain text.--Untershames]

From: adam p <adam25pips at gmail.com>
Date: Wed, May 12, 2010 at 11:13 AM
Subject: Translation needed.


Attached [but see note above] is a letter written in 1917. Many have 
failed in reading & understanding it. Perhaps anyone on the list would be 
interested in giving it a try? The family would very much like to know 
what their relative wrote...



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