May 2, 2014
The senior bus at the side of Temple Emanuel in 1991 where two stained glass windows can still be seen. The windows are now in storage and the building is currently a charter school. Temple Emanuel has moved to Franklin Lakes. Standing on the far right is Mrs. Weinberg (Irving’s mother). The others look familiar…please help us identify the rest.
xterior of Roth’s Pharmacy, Dayton Avenue, Passaic, N.J. 1922…l-r: Edward Roth, Nettie Goodman, Hanna Moskowitz Roth and Joseph Roth. The pooch is unidentified! “Ice Cold Coca-Cola Sold Here”
Israel celebrates it’s 25th anniversary. Bob Yudin is second from right. Please help us with identifying all the others.
Patersonian Muriel “Muggsie” Abrash, July 6, 1937 aboard on ocean liner sailing to Europe
Bonus Photo #1 : Lovely Ginger Riskin from Passaic in 1943. Where are you Ginger?
Bonus Photo # 2: Steven Nisenholtz’s bar-mitzvah party.The girls in top row from left to right: Beverly Kobre, Elizabeth Rosen, Joy Goldstein Kurland, Toby Garth, ?,?, Marcia Toretsky, Sue Fish in back next to Ed Friedman, ?, Sue Lappin. The boys: Larry Nussman, ?, Roland Kolu, Howie Schwartz, Donald Zuckerman, Tom Fassulis (top) Jon Gelman below Tom, Steve Nisenholtz in front, dapper Andy Pink in the shocking red sports jacket, ?, Mike Rosenfelt, Barry Citrin
May 9, 2014
Northern N.J. Region of Hadassah – L to r (front) Estelle Alpren,?,?,Bernadine Mechanic,?,?,?,?,?,?,? L to r (rear) – ?,?,?,?, Nettie Steiker,?,?,? Did they all buy their shoes at Stenchevers? Please help us identify these lovely selfless women!
The Clifton Jewish Center kids are showing off their project. Date unknown. Are you in this photo?
“Y” Senior Adult Cancer Unit, 1964…under the supervision of Mrs. Helen Weinberger, volunteer, who is fourth from left.
Patersonian Norma Nelenbogan, she with the lovely gams, smiles brightly for this shot in front of knotty pine paneling in 1945. Wouldn’t this make a wonderful ad for the Home Depot?
MYSTERY BONUS PHOTO: We found you in our archives with no identification other than the plumage on your hat. We know that President Theodore Roosevelt, the conservationist, would never have approved of that era’s high-fashion vanity! Does anyone know who this finely attired beauty is?
BONUS PHOTO: Rabbi Martin Freedman and Dr. Leonard Cole
May 16, 2014
Runners-ups in the “oldtimers” midget American League 1956…lst row l-r: Donnie Grenker, ?., Barry Nachimson, Michael Lubin,Alvin Covitz, and Steven Glatt…
2nd row l-r: ?., ?., Randy Lifshotz, Murray Klein, Bruce Haft, and Ronald Arannia…
3rd row l-r: ?., Alex Nachimson, Andrew Didio, David Rinzler, and Elliott Bonner…
4th row l-r: Howard Schwartz, Robert Leventhal, ?., ?. and Robert Asbell. Coaches on top: l-r: Harold “Heshey” Haft, Manager Solly Levin and Fred Nachimson.
American Jewish congress is in Trenton on June 22, 1988…l-r: Linda Gould,Sima Rozen and Liz Gelstein
The first Chanukah candle is lit on November 27, 1994 at the Jewish War Vets Post 651, Fair Lawn, N.J. All are unidentified…please help!
Eastside High School graduate Dr. Leonard Cole who is being honored at our May 20th gala juxtaposed with three year old Claire H. Stern who looks somewhat like a young Jackie Kennedy in this March 3,1911 photo. Claire was photographed at the Klugherz Studio on Main Street in Paterson.
Who is this Paterson “Y” Old Timer? Who are these Young Timers?
Future author Richard Chesnoff, ?, former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt at an Israel Bond Drive in 1952 in Paterson. Mrs. Roosevelt was an early supporter of the Jewish state
May 23, 2014
Travelers embarking on a “Magical Mystery Tour”….who are they, where are hey going and what is that man in the back row holding up? This photo is taped together which gives it a psychedelic surreal look.
UJA Initial Gifts Cabinet Meeting at the home of Saul Rosen, January 21, 1965..seated l-r: Gerrard Berman, Archie Marcus, Martin Sukenick, Saul Rosen and Nathan Kluger…Standing l-r: Charles Bromberg, Sam Hatow and Jacob Moskow.
Remember going to the “Y” on Van Houten Street, Paterson? The signs say “Our Pool is Cool” and “See Your Red Feather Dollars Work, United Community Chest and Council”. Our “Y’ is now a charter school.
B’nai Brith Memorial Day Presentation, 1958. Ruth Oradick, President is in the photo. Marge Bornstein is behind the flowers in white suit. Location of this monument is unknown.
Bonus Photo #1: Reuben Kaufman Post 36…Veterans Memorial 2006… Y.M.H.A. One Pike Drive, Wayne, N.J…l-r: ?., Rep. Bill Pascrell, Norman Kailo, ?., ?., ?., and ?.
Bonus Photo #2: YMHA, One Pike Drive, Wayne, N.J….Jewish War Veterans, Reuben Kaufman Post 36.
May 30, 2014
May 20, 2014 Jewish Historical Society of North Jersey Gala
L to r – Alvin Reisbaum, honoree Dr.Leonard Cole, Molla Reisbaum, Joanne Salomon, and Naomi Eichen
*photo courtesy of Israel Shapiro
Paterson “Y” Basketball team 1964….top row, fifth from left is Ivan Garris….second from right, also in top row, is Hank Fanberg. Coach Sol Levin is standing on the far right. Please help us identify the rest!
Patersonian Blanche Klugherz Rosen before and after her debut. The photo on the right, posed in classic Victorian style, was taken in 1905. Apparently it took the whole flock of birds to produce that plumage.
Eagle Scout Award, June 1956…Irwin “Mickey” Dresner is on the far left. Notice the quintessential 1950’s hand bag on the far right.
BONUS PHOTO #1: Young and colorful former Mayor Bob Gordon in his Fair Lawn office. Who is he surrounded by?
BONUS PHOTO #2: L-r Harry Reiman; Dr. Harry Hewitt; and Irwin “Mickey” Dresner who is being honored as past President of the Veritans Club. Date unknown. Dr. Geld is smoking a cigar behind the right side of the table. From the extreme right in the back row is Meyer Music and to his left is Gerrard Berman. Do you know anybody else in this picture? Who is the nicely coiffed sole woman way in the back?