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Bidding Information
Lot #    6380
Auction End Date    1/13/2004 11:34:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Beware!
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מצפת
Author    [Ms. - Chassidim]
City    Zfat
Publication Date    1928
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 467:320 mm., light staining, creased on folds, taped on verso, typewritten documednt, impressed with 11 seals and signed by the sextons, dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   Alerting donors in America that the representatives collecting funds for institutions with similiar names are fraudulent - the only valid two institutions are the Orphan House and Home for the Aged opened and operated by the Upper Galil Aid Society.

The document bears the stamps with corresponding representative's signatures of the Hasidic congregations of Zfat:Trisk; two Ari z'l synagouges; Habad; Stolin; Ivritch; Chernobyl; Zanz; Kosiv; Tiferet Israel; American Society of Sick Benefit.

          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Other:    Decree
  
Kind of Judaica