The Prime Minister of Quebec, Mr. René Lévesque, requests the pleasure of the company of Mr. B.J. Finestone at breakfast at the Restaurant Le Parlementaire de l'Hotel du Parlement, Quebec City. On the occasion of the 150th Anniversary of the Declaration granting equal rights and privileges to persons of the Jewish religion in Lower Canada.
This document enabled the Congregation of German and Polish Jews to be independent from the Congregation of Spanish and Portuguese Jews. It states that the Congregation "shall elect among themselves a President, Treasurer, Secretary and three Trustees." It is noted that with the said representatives, the Congregation would be treated as a corporation.
"The Board of Directors and Observers and the Faculties of The Jewish Theological Seminary of America gratefully acknowledge the exemplary devotion of Judaism of Women's Auxiliary of Shaar Hashomayim, Westmount, Montreal, Canada, in the fulfillment of its pledge to the Torah Fund of the National Women's League on behalf of the Seminary in the year 5714 (1953-1954) and confer on it this Award of Honour portraying the late Dr. Louis Ginzberg, Professor of Talmud, and late Dr. Alexander Marx, Director of Libraries, and Jacob H. Schiff, Professor of History at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, whose contributions to Jewish learning have been an inspiration to scholars of all faiths the world over, enhancing their respect and reverence of Torah."
Signed by Louis Finkelstein, Chancellor, The Jewish Theological Seminary of America
"Behemoth Hatemeoth, The Nomenclature of The Prohibited Animals of Leviticus, as determined by the most eminent authorities, both Jewish and Christian. From 'The Sanatory Institutions of the Hebrews' by Abraham de Sola."
Published by Heinrich Keller : Printed by R. Baist
Photographs of paintings by Prof. M. Oppenheim taken by J. Schäfer. Includes a biographical introduction and descriptions by Leopold Stein Content: 1. Sabbath-Anfang; 2. Der Segen des Rabbi; 3. Sabbath-Nachmittag; 4. Sabbath-Ruhe; 5. Oster-Abend; 6. Die Hochzeit
Publisher's address: Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
"The Canadian Friendly League of Jewish Women, Montreal - The Welcome club and Other Activities. Organized in the spring of 1913 for the purpose of bringing into the lives of self-supporting young women opportunities for moral, mental, physical and social improvement, and also to befriend young girls and women whenever necessary."
The Canadian Jewish Times: Canadian Jewish Women's and Bazaar souvenir number. In commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the Baron de Hirsch Institute and the Ladies' Hebrew Benevolent Society. Includes article "The Jew - Real and Imaginary" (p. 21-24) written by Belle Maud de Sola, wife of Clarence I. de Sola. 80 pages. With advertisements. Photo credits: Rembrandt Studio, St. Catherine Street West, Montreal