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.
Book : bound, printed, photography, glued : beige, black, brown ; Ht: 31,1 cm x W: 21 cm
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hardcover binding, with brown fabric tape covering the spine and part of the cardboard cover; a layer of black, faux leather finishing is glued on top of the cover, with the corners cut off exposing the original brown cardboard surface; 3 additional small pieces of paper have been glued onto the front cover; the top 2 pieces of paper show text in Hebrew ? and/or Yiddish ? (needs verification) and the bottom piece has been written in English. The original use of the book was a sales book, and the pages are beige and have red horizontal and vertical lines throughout; the spine is held together with string. Additional pieces of paper have been glued onto the inside covers and pages; scraps of newspaper (text and photos) have been glued into each page; dates have been written in pencil on each article. 2 additional paper and string bound booklets were tucked at the end of the scrapbook; they are not attached to the rest of the book; these also contain newspaper articles. Narrative: book of newspaper clippings from apparently Kanader Adler concerning fate of Jews in Europe as well as news of deaths of Jewish Canadian servicemen
Marriage certificate for Jack Victor and Sadie Hershorn at the Congregation Shaar Hashomayim. Signed by Rabbi Wifred Shuchat. Officiating Minister: H. Abramowitz. Witnesses: M. Marcovitz, L. Hershorn, Sam Hershorn.
Telegraph Journal, April 23, 1969
Abrahamson – At Saint John General Hospital, April 22, 1969, Alice D. (Isaacs) Abrahamson, wife of the late Morris Abrahamson, of 23 Coburg Street, survived by several nieces and nephews.
Resting at the Calvin Funeral Home (Hillsley), 91 Leinster Street, with service being held Wednesday at 2 p.m. Interment in Green-Hart Cemetery.
Gravestone reference code(s): JM 998.61.488. Memorial plaque in synagogue: Abraham E. Smith - C1.
Evening Times Globe, February 27, 1967, Page 20
At Silver Falls Nursing Home on February 27, 1967, Maurice Abrahamson of 22 Coburg Street, survived by his wife and two sisters.
Resting at the vestry of Shaarei Zedek Synagogue from where the funeral will be held Tuesday afternoon with service at 2:30 o’clock. Interment in Shaarei Zedek Cemetery.
Gravestone reference code(s): JM 998.61.487. Memorial plaque in synagogue: Abraham E. Smith - C1. Additional notes: lawyer