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Sunday, 16 June 2013

Jews forced to table dance




Faye Schulman, Sarah Silberstein Swartz, A Partisan's Memoir: Woman of the Holocaust, Toronto: Second Story Press, 1995, p.65.




4 comments:

  1. 'Lenin' the place mentioned in the table dancing story is not a town named after Lenin but a Jewish shtetl in Belarus (Chaim Weizmann's brother-in-law came from there) and for years I've wondered if Lenin took his pseudonym from this place given the unsatisfactory explanations for his choice of alias.

    See here http://www.jewishgen.org/yizkor/lenin/lenin.html

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    1. Hey Henry.

      That's interesting.

      btw, are you the Henry who's recently signed-up on rodoh ?

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    2. For my sins I have to say yes I am He...lol

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    3. Good man!

      It was particularly the content of the posts that made me suspect it most.

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