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r., G ,, " PAGE EIGHT [ THE JEWISH TRANSCRIPT, SEATTLE A APRIL 8, 19 i.}. Workers Await Boy Pianht, 13, To Pla' Start Monday Of Fund Drive (Continued from Page 1) decker, Roy Rosenthal, Irwin Mesh- er, Kermit Rosen, Win. Rosen, Bud Burnett, Jack Friedlander, Paul Friedhmder, Alfred Kleinberg, Al- fred Plechner, Simon Wampohl, Jr., Bernard Reiter, IIerbert Schoenfeld, Ralph Schocnfeld, William Staa- decker. A special Gifts Division is headed by James E. Frank, and includes Morton Schw'd)acher, Kenneth Scho- enfeld, Leo Kreilsheimer, Adolph Koch and Alfred Goldbl'ttt. Three more teams are being organ- ized by three rabbis. Rabbi S. P. Wohlgelernter heads one team, which has not yet been completed. Rabbi Langh, assisted by Abe Goldman is forming another team, and Rabbi Bernard Rosenberg is assembling the third team. Serving with Alh'ed Shcmanski on the Big Gifts Committee are Richard E. LanE and Melville Monhcimer, co-chairmen, and Fred V. Fisher, Nathan Eckstein, Leo Kreilsheimer, Morton Sehwabacher, Kenneth Scho- enfeld, James F. Frank. Berman Schocnfehl, Jr., Joel Staadecker, Rabbi Philip Langh, Rabbi S. P. Wohlgclernter and Otto S. Grun- baum. $50,000 Fund Drive Will Start On Monday (Cont. from page 1) please call the ottice of the Federated Jewish Fund, SEneca 0173, and. one will be maile(l to you," lie said. "Other communities rcllort that they are oversubscribing their quo- tas Seattle must do likewise "This is one time when the con> reunify must rise up and give a strong, united answer to the great- est united appeal ever made. Any- body who heard Rabbi Jonah B. Wise, when he was here in Seattle recently, or Leo Schwttrz, who spoke at Temple Center, cannot hell) but realize the emergency which exists" There are 30 organizations, plus 53 yeshivas on two continents, are included in this year's drive for funds, Mr. Esfeld said. "The budge committee, under lLichard E. LanE, carefully examined audited reports of the various or- ganizations," Mr. Esfeld explained. "The money to be raised was appof tioned accordingly. "It was a difficult job," stated Mr. LanE, "to see that no organiza- tiun was slighted. With so many to be considered, each was given what we consider to be a fair proportion of the money raised. The entire executive committee of the Fund approved the budget, stating that it was by far the fairest allotment yet made." Officers of the Fund are honorary chairxn'm, Alfred Shemanski; presi- dent, Sol Esfehl; vice presidents, Leo T. Kreilsheimcr, Julius Shafer, Rabbi S. P. Wohlgelernter; secre- tary, O. S. Grunbaum; treasurer, Berman Schoenfeht, Jr.; caml)aign chairman, Max H. Bh)ck; chairman budget committee, Richard E. LanE; publicity director, Alfred Goldblatt; executive committee, Melville Mon- heimer, chairman; Nathan Eckstein, F. V. Fisher, Jules Glant, P. Allen Rickles. Board of trustees meml)ers are Charles All,adeff, lf'trold Barde, John Cahleron, Louis Dulien, Louis Friedlander, Alex K. Goldman, Otto Guthman, J. R. Hiller, Herman A. ]]orowitz, Jacob Kaplan, Herman ](eisler, Rabl)i Samuel l(och, Rabbi Philip A. Langh, Leo A. Meltzer, Charles A. Miller, Morton Pinch, Emanuel Rosenberg, G. Rubin, Carl Rubinstein, L. Kenneth Schoenfeld, Dr. Phillip Schonwald, Morton Sch- wabacher, S. G. Spring, Max A. Sil- ver, Jocl Staadecker, Leopohl M. Stern, Joseph Vi,fiknw, Leo Wets- field. A corps of young men, heade(l l)y Edward Stern will deliver three- minute speeches at meetings of var- ious Jewish org'udzations in behalf of the Fund campaign, as a can> llaign innowttion, Mr l,',sfeld said. "This drive," stated Mr. Esf.'!ld, is not a drive of any selected few The success of the drive depends up- ou the generous contril)utions of every mendmr of the community. "Ymu contributions thl not h:tve to bc nlttde in It hinlp slim. Yell m'ty budget the payments over the balance of this year p'tying a small alll})llnt each month." Sh,gan of the caml)aign is, " A United Apl)cal---A United Answer" Disraeli, famous English prime minister, once assm'ted that the Jew, by virtue of his attachment to re- ligion, family and property, is tem- peramentally a conservative rather than a radical. Mrs. Ethel Ross Is y Taken Death At 65 by Three Of Own Compositions mother of 10, Mrs. Ethel Ross, 65 years old, died Monday 'ffter a month's illness. Rabbi Solomon 1'. A l:l-yea,'-old, studious-looking Se- attle-born boy, Leo Krakovsky, son of Mr. and Mrs. Morris Krakovsky, will sit himself down at a piano on the stage of the Metrol)olitan Thea- tre on Tuesday at 8:30 p m., to make his concert debut from the hallowed boards where many of the world's great pianist artists have Illayed I)efore him. The young pianist, who is an Eighth Grade student at Madrmm School, will l)lay a l)rogram of some of the world's most difficult piano coml)ositions. For more than "tn hour and a half, he will interpret Beethoven, Bach, Lizst, Mozart, Chopin and Debussy-- playing 130 pages of difficult music from memory. Then he will play three of his own eoml)ositions--all in minor key-- which tie wrote Its Ire sat at the piano keyboard after school or Its he bur- ried to his beloved piano each morn- ing "tt 7 a. m., before breakfast, lflaying an hour before rushing off to school. [,co, is the son. of a furniture, man, whose whole life is wrapped up in his son's musical career. The young artist is conIident about his first concert, lie feels at home with the great masters. Ills mother has read with him their bio- graphies; has studied, note by note, their works. This 13-year-ohl has dreamed the dreams of. old, deaf Beethoven and lhe tx:t)oy prodigy Mozart. Tuesday night, Leo Krttkovsky will show the piano talent that won Seattle Will Race Portland In Campaign (Cont. front page 1) "We accept that challenge, even though it is unfair to you. Seattle will go ahead of last year because all Seattle is united." Portland has 7,000 Jews; Seattle has 16,000. %)isir q00imann's FOR HAND MADE FURNITURE TO ORDER. Wohlgelernter officiated Tuesday at funer.fl rites at Chesed Shel Emes chal)el. Buri,tl wits at Oak Lake cemetm'y. Mrs. Ross came to Seattle eight years ago from Winnipeg. She was born in Kiev, Russia. She leaves six daughters and four sons: Mrs. Marion Porad, Mrs. Bessie Simons, Mrs. Sarah Xirshner and Mrs. Eve Metz, all of Seattle; Mrs. Gertrude Shear, Sasketchewan; and William, Louis, Ba.rney and Philip Ross, all of Seattle. DID YOU KNOW? Edward Millaud was French minis- ter of Public Works, 1886-1887. LEO KRAKOVSKY . . to play at Metropolitan l hinl the l)raisc of the great Sigismond Stokowski and the encouragement (,f l'ianist Jose lturl)i. VIENNA ..... Austria's slmttered .lewish leadership turned today to the task of finding bread for at least 60,000 destitute Jews its "u'rests and suicides continued, and neighboring countries closed their borders to emigrants. The only Jewish agencies not ch)sed, except for a lmspital and homes for the aged, were three soup kitchens able to feed a total of 1,000 daily. Thousands of Jews were subsisting on what their relatives and neigh- bors could slrare. THE OLYMPIAN REFINISHING CO. Reflnishiag of Household and Office Furniture USED CHAIRS & DESKS FOR SALE ELiot 2012 1006 Howell St. I Sparkling art Superb Romance Not Important In Marriage, Opines Sociologist '" TACOMA---"Our society has given too much attention to the business of h)ve and r'omantie elements which shouhl be tire dessert or trimmings of life, not the main course. "We recognize nowadays that we (lo not marry the I)erson we love, th,tt is, the romantic idealization of ourselves, but we can and do learn to love the person we marry. "Propinquity is an important f'tc- tor in friendships and marriage. "The patterns of happy married life are laid in the homes in which we live as children. The children of unhal)l)y homes and divorced par- ents usually do not learn how to lead happy lives and therefore haven't the proper preparation for marital happiness." COLOR STYLING TAILORING PLUS that Famous $10 Saving at FAHEY.BROCKMAN DECIDEDLY not conservative! Contagious, not conspicuous! The soft cocoa-brown color is but one of 1938's deep off-shades. The shoulder line is smooth and easy -- the waist line higher, but comfortable ....... SPRING PRICES? They could be at least TEN dollars higher, but (as you know) we don't juggle prices, just because Spring is here and you need new clothing! 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But we'd rather let a trial package of Double-, Mellow Old Golds tell you the rest of the story. We believe you'll find that (1) Old Golds are genuinely of better tobacco quality, (2) are ALWAYS FRESH, (5) so smooth and mellow you can smoke them in any number without Cigarette Hang-Over. Sincerely, P., LORILLARD COMPANY, of fine tobacco products since 1760. TUNE IN on 01d Gold's Hollywood Sereenseoops/Tues. and Thurs. nkrhts, Columbia Network, Co't.to.Cout These were corlchlsions reach l)r. Marvin R. Schafer, fifth . XVt lecturer in the weekly Youth blems lecture series conducte Rabbi Baruch I Treiger, Mo::l]yll. night at Tahnud Torah Ss, nag| Dr. Schafer, College of Puget g' sociology head, discussed "Mar[ .j As Seen by a Sociologist."  "Society should concern tJl:orl with ways of affording young proper means of social eontac , istory of t that young peol)le who want tcti ' Ill(*, el married m'ty have om)ortunitlt .-. 0l tn 1.492 meeting other young people: . ; hneleh quently in a normal and unemb,, , ,t ,e s B n t sing manner," lie said. , P.m. at '1 "Society should subsidize mar, AI ' ; of young l/eople who 'u'( not al0. 'B me,ell ' Bib eSsarot maintain themselves indepe mnl " 'enL e ly after a hmg preparation for L .... eo I.Alal ll fessions. :on gradua "Socmty shouhl recognize itL , ,, '  [CSerlE pOll ligation toward tt e provision of_ ,. : hil  conmtto xmum" necessities for till e rst'nantt" Subsidizatlou" for the groul) eak descl", ' 'n)e( an annual income of $1,200 to })el'y at t would help to increase families ........ .jge, last CUrl;alle(1 L)eCallse of rle (resl il ;persons. maintain" " decent standards of "r. A"et)c' He said, "The family afford.ope, visit excellent medium for growing nlallV, Ill gracefully The parental feeliL ; ' .... ,, Wlmre tl self-sacrifice should become a a(n" " " of  Ill eve of the past. The attitude ieseribing sacrifice and m,trtyrdom is i .... ' er It (llct[ harmful to 1)oth parents and c(I "Tl If ' m ren. It is really 't form of sc "L ul)o n H ification." le of the f, Dr. Schafcr also decl.n'(d tM .- ,  tr Vl(l Ila[ Its termarriage and mixed m:' md t' ' lie: are not nsually successful. (, been fc Considerable interest was araw that of by the preliminary (liscussi01],lltel]ab marrmg:'" from the point of view r uve," eve average college student 'ts 1)reSe- ..... tidally aga] by two College of l?uget qlodist . pr( coeds who are students of Dr e. .. ' " ? e()n 1511 fer A musical program was redo _ " '  , l )U ean l ed by members of the ConserWture d man of the College of Puget Stored.  ....... : IILI|, ldl Much interest" is being, evidaFero,.l,..,.:._ nr' ira the forthcoming lecture, Mocrae , at 8 p. m. when Rabbi Philii.ouis ; ,ts ,aV art Langh of Seattle will speak on "st repres God Means to Me" He will co. ltritrutmn. the plate of religion in modercrihim tt ' I I ilge s mere Rabbi Treiger W'I u({ '- eu Iollo, Talk About Passover,,. i, .... ,[ :I nqttA TACOMA -- A pre-Passove.inal quo men will be given tonight a}i been rea tion in the vestry rooms wi services. ;" r.key "1 Reservatious are being the Passover Community , IST be lmld Satu'day evening, , ANBU 16, in the Tahnud Torah Synagits impair Rabbi Treiger will conduct te feeling ceremonies. Mrs. Itarris Warnmt separat in charge of reservations, e assimilat I eOmmuni aian(loned i Grandmother Of R 0afar - r e ac Comic Mourned He id a Jewis Friends this week mourne!lata. Th( me h r of  ta death of the grand t e i ' nsfer dian Jack Benny, 78-year-oldjd SOurces Fanny Wagner, a pious, charcrnment I ) " " "-d 'almols widow. Two ra)l is officmc  at st funeral at Chesed Shel Emes e l last Monday, Rabbi Samuel I Temple de Hirsch and Rabhii - men P. Wohlgelernter of  Pl Cholum Synagogue conducti -- JI last rites., p Ill for several years, Mrs. WI left three sons a.nd three (latlg By four' gran(tchildren and 1 grandchihl. IIer children are Mrs.  remembe Marks, Mrs. Rose Horowitz and t the Red Jules Giant, all of Seattle; Pharaoh and Morris W.gner, Seattle;ate this w Harry Wagner, Vancouver, D.ec ill the sc Mrs. Wagner was born in !e walked ( tow, l'oland, coming to Dcnalls of wat years ago. She had been a rellow, whc of Seattle and Vancouver, B. wn of hi tlm l)ast quarter century, l[etents so r band died in 1912. My name To attend her funeral, Mry wife wa M'trks, mother of Mrs. Jack Beuth, I ret Mary Livingstone, radio cot,unniug aw ne--and two of Mary's sisterslrivately st here from Los Angcles. Ying o, t !lagucs. "To rid yourself of an an  pest," says the Talmud, "lc! lnoney," CARCASS Worn Tires &l. Sea G UARAN I"I!;ED MILEA ,in the righl [ASTLAK[ TIR[ 00U!i (ont 1530 EASTLAKE - CA. 1i .4