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Lot #    21372
Auction End Date    8/12/2008 12:15:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Keruza
Title (Hebrew)    כרוזא
Author    [Polemic - Only Ed. - Unrecorded]
City    Jerusalem
Publisher    Defus Menorah
Publication Date    1937
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Poster, 350:248 mm., usual age staining. Not in CD-EPI.
   A poster printed with the names of 24 distinguished Rabbis, both Ashkenazi and Sephardi pleading with parents--both mothers and fathers-- to assure that their daughters are dressed modestly.

It begins by stating that "we have seen disgrace in a daughter of Israel ...." Then it says that women walk in the streets of Jerusalem in pants and specifically, the poster quotes a Biblical injunction against women wearing men's clothing.

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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Israel:    Checked
Polemics:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica
Posters:    Checked