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Happy Passover 1987
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Volume 9 Number 7
Off Tampa
Tampa, Florida Friday, April 8, 1987
Price 35 Cents
Lessons From The Holocaust
Dr. David Wyman Yom Hashoah Guest

Over 40 years ago, a major
tragedy occurred in Germany
when Adolph Hitler assumed
power and transformed Ger-
many's government into a Nazi
regime. One by one, Hitler
systematically sought to an-
nihilate individuals, whom he con-
sidered were hindering the coun-
try's progress. In one of the
world's greatest genocides, Hitler
and his government murdered
over six million Jews and one
million non-Jews to teach the
world a lesson. Anyone who has
read about the Holocaust knows
that it was a tragic mistake and in
fact, we did learn a lesson. What
people do not always recall,
however, is that the American
government knew what was hap-
pening in Europe. Dr. David
Wyman, author of "Abandonment
of the Jews" did extensive
research on this topic and he will
discuss his findings at the upcom-
ing Yom Hashoah program. This
years program will be held
Wednesday, April 29 at 8 p.m. at
Congregation &ol Ami.
Wyman takes an interesting
look at what transpired during
Hitler's era and critically
describes the indifference by
Jews, Christians, and the
American government. Dr.
David Wyman
Wyman, who served as the chair-
man of Judaic Studies Program at
the University of Massachusetts is
the grandson of two Protestant
ministers. Quotes Wyman, "I
grew up with the church and its
teachings. I struggled with the
subject of writing about the
Holocaust. It wasn't just a Jewish
tragedy. The perpetrators were
Christians, Christianity and
western civilization failed. Chris-
tians still don't pay enough atten-
tion to the Holocaust. It's their
problem, too, but I suspect that
most of the people who read my
book will be Jews."
Dr. Wyman received numerous
honors in response to "The Aban-
donment of the Jews," including
the Chancellor's Medal from the
University of Massachusetts in
November of 1986, and the Doctor
of Humane Letters from Hebrew
Union College. The book was also
included as one of the New York
Times Book Review's Eleven
"Best Books of 1985." A.J. Sher-
man, who reviews books for the
New York Times describes
Wyman's book as a major con-
tribution to our understanding of
where the American people were
during Hitler's regime.
In addition to Wyman's
remarks, local Holocaust sur-
vivors will be participating in a
candle lighting ceremony to com-
memorate the lives that were lost.
"We hope that the Jewish com-
munity will respect both the sur-
vivors and those Jews and non-
Jews who were brutally murdered
by attending this year's pro-
gram," commented Yom Hashoah
Chairman Dr. Ronald Pross.
Yaffa Yarkoni Israeli National singer is coming straight from
Israel to perform a concert in the Israeli Independence Day
Cekbrationto be held Saturday night. May 2 at C^re^wn
Rodeph Shalom. Tickets for $15, seniors and students $13 can be
obtained at the Jewish Community Cen^andxnthesyn^oov^s
The program will include a concert by Yaffa Yarkoni, dancing to
Orson Skorr Orchestra, and Hors D'oeuvre,
Escape From Sobibor
"Escape from Sobibor" the heroic story of the Jews who
escaped from a Nazi death camp, will be shown on CBS
Channel 13, WTVT, on Sunday, April 12 from 8-11 p.m.
The television film is from the book by Richard Rashke.
Islamic Bomb' Poses Serious Threat
To Israel's Existence, Sen. Glenn Says
Hold The Date-
Generation to Generation
Pakistan's interest in ob-
taining nuclear weapons
poses a threat to Israel's ex-
istence, and Congress
should consider halting
military aid, Sen. John
Glenn (D., Ohio) said
Glenn, testifying before the
Senate Foreign Affairs Subcom-
mittee on Near East and South
Asian Affairs, said there is strong
evidence indicating that Pakistan
is "manufacturing and testing
components for nuclear
weaponry." He proposed
eliminating military aid to
Pakistan unless it can be certified
that it has no nuclear materials.
GLENN, noting that former
Pakistan Zulfikar Ali Bhutto said
he was building an "Islamic
bomb," said the weapon is "the
ultimate threat to Israel's ex-
seeking continuation of a $4.02
billion six-year package to
Pakistan that was approved by
Congress last year. Supporters of
the assistance assert that refusal
to grant aid would induce
Pakistan to develop nuclear
"Development of a close and
reliable security partnership with
Pakistan gives Pakistan an alter-
native to nuclear weapons to meet
Continued on Page 4
Set aside the date! April 27! The
Women's Division of Tampa
Jewish Federation is sponsoring
an innovative, experiential pro-
gram designed to educate the
mind and inspire the soul. The
program will be held at the
Westshore Hyatt Regency Hotel.
Tampa's Sandy Mahr and Nelson
Migdal from Binghamton, N.Y.,
both formally trained leaders of
this program will facilitate our
journey through a passage of time
as individuals, families, and peo-
ple from the journey of our
ancestors to our present-day lives
as Jews in Tampa, Florida.
The program has been
presented to communities all over
the country and has been en-
thusiastically acclaimed as ex-
citing, educational and
We look forward as a communi-
ty to this event and encourage
everyone interested in their uni-
que place in the history of our peo-
ple to attend. Please join us at the
new Hyatt Westshore on Monday,
April 27 from 9 to 12:30. Send
your check for $14 which includes
lunch to reserve your place to:
Tampa Jewish Federation, 2808
Horatio. Tampa, FL 33609.
Sen. John Glenn
istence. Pakistan's nuclear
weapons production will sooner or
later result in a wider frontier
of nuclear weapons technology^
countries in the Middle East The
flash point for nuclear war will be
lowered through the combination
of religiously-based conflict with
the means for mass destruction."
The Reagan Administration is
1987 Results to Date......................$ 880,242
1986 Same Contributors.................$ 713,686
23.3% Increase
Elie Wiesel To Address Rare
Joint Session Of Florida Legislature
May 7, the Tampa Jewish Federation will participate in a Tallahassee Fly-In,
sponsored by the Florida Association of Jewish Federations Herb Swareman,
chairman of the Tampa delegation invites members of the local Jewish communi-
ty fc^icipate in arare JoTnt Session of the "o^pH^^^J^i
Senate, Cabinet and Supreme Court, where Nobel ^^^J^jSS
will speak. The session will begin at 11 a.m. m the House of Representatives
Wiesel is coming to Tallahassee at the invitation of Speaker Jon Mills and the
Florid. Ass^iatio/of Jewish Federations. Special1 VIP.^^*&
for Federation leaders and community members. This historic event -wdlbe one
of the most exciting and significant activities in recent years. A luncheon will
follow Elie Wiesel's inspirational address.
A full dav's Droeram is being planned to compliment Elie Wiesel s address,
CritL ues o/cc^ty confern will be discussed at. legislative^smm
m the morning and afternoon of May 7. Participants wdl also have an opportuni-
ty to meet individually with their respective Representatives and Senators.
The Tampa Jewish Federation has made arrangements for individuateito fly
to TaSahasseVfor $120 roundtrip. However, reservations ""*"""*"
esij^pSle. Anyone who is Interested in participating m this fijMn should
contact the Tampa Jewish Federation 875-1618 no later than April 16.

Page 2 The Jewish Floridian of Tampa/Friday, April 3, 1987

By Amy Scherzer
Two ladies who deserve a special mention this week are our
Mayor Sandy Warshaw Freedman and city councilwoman Linda
Saul, congratulations to you both on your superb campaigns and
well-run elections. We are looking forward to hearing about and
seeing your good work and good governing. and to really mak-
ing Tampa "America's Next Great City." We salute you both!
We're proud to tell you about the athletic abilities of some of
our gang. Jessie Older, daughter of Dr. Jay and Lois Older,
received the Junior Varsity Girls Basketball Most Improved
Player Award at Tampa Prep's Winter Sports Award Dinner last
Karl Greenbaum, son of Sharon and Elliot Greenbaum,
qualified for the Florida Regional Junior Olympics as a represen-
tative of the Tampa Bay Swimming Association. A ninth-grader
at Wilson Junior High, Karl swam the 100 yd. breastroke in one
minute, 10 seconds. This summer he will swim the 50-meter
longcourse. You'll find Karl practicing every night after school at
the University of Tampa.
Sam Linsky, son of Nancy and David Linaky, won the unrank-
ed Junior Grand Prix Tennis Tournament for Boys 10-and-under
played at the Ramada Hotel North Tennis Club in February, and
Erin Vekauf, daughter of Nancy and Byron Verkauf won the
Girls 10-and-under division.
Gary Sonnenfeld, son of Michele and Stephen Sonnenfeld,
plays on the Pythons soccer team in the Town and Country Soccer
League, and his team was undefeated for the season, coming in
first place in the eight-and-under division. Gary is in the first
grade at Morgan Woods Elementary. Way to go, kids!
Speaking of Sonnenfeld's fourth-grader Alan Sonnenfeld,
son of Michele and Stephen, won a Superior rating at the
Hillsborough County Science Fair for his project: "How Hot is a
Watt?" The Morgan Woods Elementary student also won first
place in a Math Exposition last fall, and his soccer team, the Scor-
pions, won first place in the age 10-and-under division of the
Town and Country Soccer League. Keep up the good work!
Two more outstanding students to tell you about are Hal and
Eileen Herzog, children of Herb and Shelley Herzog.
Hal, a fifth grader at Claywell Elementary, won the superior
award at the Hillsborough County regional science fair held
March 5 at the USF Sun Dome. His project involved physical
science and matter, and was called "Copper or Nickel I'm in a
Pickle." It was all about the electroplating process. This was the
second consecutive year that Hal reached the county level and
earned a first place.
Eileen, a sophomore at Gaither High School, a member of the
school's concert chorus, participated in the district-wide music
competitions at Dundein High School and helped the school earn
the number one spot and score the highest rating. She's now on
her way to an invitational at Gatlinburg, Tenn. to compete fur-
ther, stopping off to perform at Six Flags over Georgia on her
way home. No wonder the Herzog's are beaming these days!
"Little Mary Sunshine" was this year's Spring musical at
Berkeley Prep, and we heard it was really terrific. Students from
grades 9-12 make up the cast, plus the Berkeley Singers and the
Drama Workshop. Some of the students appearing in the play
were Julie Turkel, Rinne Groff, Jeff Stein, David Leibowitz,
Saaie Sokol, Michael Shimberg, Tammy Long, Jonathon
Gilbert, aad Laurie and Debbie Klein. What a great cast!
Babyline. Mazol tov to Lil and Max Lenhoff, proud grand-
parents of Roaeaana Lee Davidson, born Feb. 4 to Madelyn and
Christopher Davidson weighing just 4 pounds, 10 oz. She was
also greeted by her 3% year old brother, and grandma Marie
Thomas of Clearwater.
Hello to Jaaon Andrew Steinberg, born Feb. 9 to Peggy and
Stuart Steinberg weighing 8 lbs. 8 oz. He has a sister, Lisa, 3Vt
and his grandparents are Sylvia and Leonard Steinberg,
Bradenton, and Kate Flanders, Tampa.
Congratulations to Laurie and Fred Brown on the birth of
Mindi Anne, born March 4 weighing 6 lbs. 5 oz. Her grand-
parents are Judy and Marvin Lanaat, Sharon, Penna., and Betty
and Jessie Brown, New York. Her great-grandparents are Rose
Schneider, Orlando, Doris and Morris Zoldan, Phoenix.
Meet Meagan Elyse, born March 19 to Dr. Craig and Grace
Newman weighing 6 lbs., 14 oz. Her thrilled brother is Ross
Jacob, 272, and grandparents are Dolores and John Brook shire.
Tampa, and Henrietta and Harry Pittman, Phoenix, her great-
grandma is Alice Koerten of Wausau, Wisconsin.
Mazol tov to Cindy and Bruce Kensky on the birth of Brian
Jason on Feb. 26 weighing 7 lbs., 4 oz. His grandparents are
Milton Kensky, Plantation, and Vickie and Murray Chais, Fort
Number four in the Sweeney family is Eric Stewart, born
March 12 weighing 8 lbs., 12 oz. to Drs. Sharon and Michael
Sweeney. His siblings are David, 7V2; Alex, 4Vz; and Sarah, 2.
His grandparents are Bea and Bernie Hymes, Tampa, and Billy
and Dan Sweeney, Wharton, Texas. He also is lucky enough to
Continued on Page 5-
Children Make Cents
At First Grade Store
Children from The Hillel School
of Tampa have just completed stu-
dying a unit on money. To help
reinforce the money concepts
learned, Mrs. Lancz's first grade
class has opened a store. Children
have been bringing empty food
containers, cans, egg cartons, etc.
to school each day for the past
couple of weeks. The children
have assigned prices to each item.
Each day one group of children
will have an opportunity to use
real money and shop in the store,
pay for the groceries and count
their change. This experience will
reinforce adding and subtracting,
teach the children to count money
and make change.
A field trip to Whaley's Super-
market on Howard Avenue will
enable Mrs. Lancz's first graders
to have a hands-on experience of
grocery shopping. Each child will
have 50 cents to spend on one or
multiple items at Whaley's.
"From experiences such as this
one," said Mrs. Lancz, "children
look at learning as fun arH "ot as
a duty."
Mrs. Lancz is a graduate of
Denver University and has been a
first grade teacher at The Hillel
School of Tampa for five years.
"I like teaching first grade
because the children absorb
everything like sponges and when
a child learns a concept it's like a
light bulb being turned on," she
Hillel School First Grade students with Stephanie Josefsberg
(left) and Sharon Lancz.
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The Tampa Jewish Federation Women's
Division hosted a very successful campaign
luncheon at the Westshore Hyatt Regency
Hotel. Pictured above are: Bobbe Karpay, lun-
cheon co-chairwoman; Walter Kessler, 1987
Campaign chairman; guest speaker Beate
Klarsfeld; Alice Rosenthal, Women's Division
president; Ellen Stern and Aida Weissman,
Women's Division Campaign co-chairmen;
and Jolene Shor, luncheon co-chairman.
Members of the Lion of Judah Division
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special recognition at the recent Tampa
Jewish Federation Women's Division lun-
cheon. Left, to right are: Lois Older, Lili Kauf-
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Rosenkranz, Janet Kass and Bobbe Karpay.
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Leadership Retreat
Planned For May 1-3
May 1-3, the Florida Region of
the United Jewish Appeal will
hold its biennial leadership retreat
at the West Palm Beach Hyatt.
Leadership from all over Florida
Jacksonville, Gainesville,
Orlando, Miami and Sarasota
will come together to discuss
pressing issues of today. Don
Weinbren and Jolene Shor, local
recruitment chairmen, are work-
ing diligently to ensure that Tam-
pa is well-represented and that
Tampa's leadership has an oppor-
tunity to share in a dynamic
"The week-end will be a fun-
filled learning experience for
families, singles and couples," ac-
cording to Don Weinbren, who
has helped to put together the pro-
gram. Howard Stone, a noted
authority on Israel and world
Jewry and Rabbi Daniel Allen,
director of the National United
Jewish Appeal Leadership
Development program, are the
two scholars in residence, who will
probe the minds of those who at-
tend. In addition to discussions on
various topics including Intermar-
riage, Israeli and U.S. Relations
and Religious Pluralism in Israel,
an Israeli Independence Cabaret
is being planned for Saturday
night, which will be exciting for
everyone. The entire week-end
will revolve around the theme of
Israel's Independence.
The cost will be approximately
$150 per person, or $300 for a cou-
ple (slightly more for a family,
because of the meal package). This
cost covers registration, room and
five meals between Friday dinner
and Sunday breakfast.
Thursday, April 9, Jolene Shor
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retreat should plan to attend. If
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Page 4 The Jewish Woridlari of Tampa/Friday, April 8,1987
A Jewish Community Thrives In Tokyo
Jane Ornauer is managing
editor of the ADL Bulletin.
It could be a synagogue in
Anytown, U.S.A. The building is
starkly modern, brick, three
stories high. The facade's only
decor are the traditional six-
pointed Star of David and a
Inside, the sanctuary is also
"American Familiar." The pews
are of highly polished blond wood
with hinged reading desks to hold
prayer books. The ark curtains
are of gold-fringed blue velvet,
embellished with menorahs and
other symbols.
Yet, this synagogue is 10,000
miles from New York, in the
center of Tokyo, Japan. Called the
Jewish Community of Japan
(JCJ), it lies in the fashionable
Hiroo district and serves as the
heart and home of Jewish
religious and cultural activities for
the vast Tokyo metropolitan area.
Jews of many nationalities and
denominational preference (Or-
thodox, Conservative and
Reform) reside in the environs of
Japan's capital city and form the
JCJ's widely diverse congrega-
tion. At a recent Friday evening
Sabbath service, I saw a group of
Israeli men seated together,
several American families, a few
women whose husbands are in the
U.S. military, a student who came
from Staten Island, NY, and a
young man from Strasbourg,
France. One couple, who were ob-
viously American tourists, had
come to say Kaddxsh.
The synagogue may look like
one in America but its procedures
are different. A chart outside the
sanctuary plainly spells out that
pew sections are divided. Some
are for men only, some for women
and there are others where men
and women may sit together.
The service itself reflects this
blend. The rabbi faces away from
the congregation, in the Orthodox
manner. The ritual includes facets
from each of the main branches of
Judaism. Most prayers are in
Hebrew although some are said in
As the congregation's spiritual
leader, Rabbi Michael Schudrich
explains, "We are a traditional
synagogue but unaffiliated with
any of the major arms of Judaism.
We try to make our members com-
fortable sometimes we don't
The congregation, which
numbers about 170 families living
in Japan, is about 50 percent
American, 25 percent Israeli and
the remainder from various other
parts of the world. There are eight
to ten Japanese converts among
the current membership.
The synagogue dates back about
40 years to the immediate post-
World War II era. The founders
were primarily Russian Jews who
had fled their homeland after the
1917 revolution and made their
way to China. Following the
Chinese Communist takeover in
1947, they settled in Japan and
formed the nucleus for a
synagogue, along with personnel
from the American occupation
The present building, which was
erected in 1980, serves as the
focal point for every stage of
Jewish life cycle events. From
birth to death, observant Jews
turn to the JCJ for service and
assistance. Babies are welcomed
into the faith. There is a mikveh
on the premises. Weddings are
held and celebrated a recent
one united a vacationing Israeli
couple, who decided not to wait to
return home before tying the
The JCJ religious school is at-
tended by some 65 children, pro-
viding education through Bar and
Bat Mitzvah. The rabbi, who came
to the Tokyo pulpit from New
York several years ago with his
wife, told me he has hopes of for-
ming a Hebrew high school as his
students mature.
The rabbi fills a variety of
capacities as well as spiritual
leader. He is principal of the
religious school, directs a youth
group and teaches adult education
He also supervises conversions
to Judaism, which occur with sur-
prising frequency, considering the
location. While we talked, his
telephone rang and a Japanese
woman inquired about the conver-
sion procedure. When questioned
about her interest ("I expected to
hear that she planned to marry a
Jew," Rabbi Schudrich said later),
she told him she had visited Israel
and was studying Hebrew.
As I toured the three floors of
the immaculate building, where
hallway conversations in Hebrew
are not uncommon, I realized that
this is the center for Tokyo's
Jewish social life as well as
religious activity. On the second
floor, an outdoor swimming pool
is surrounded by circular tables
topped with colorful umbrellas,
where members, family and
friends can enjoy a respite from
Tokyo's oppressive summer heat
and humidity.
Indoors on the same floor there
is a 1,000-volume library offering
a wide variety of reading
materials, ranging from the latest
on the New York Times Best
Seller List to classics in fiction
and non-fiction. The library is pro-
bably one of the few places in the
Tokyo area where popular
English-language reading is
The walls of the library are lined
with photographs of past
presidents ofthe congregation,
again a similarity to American
temple life.
Another unique aspect of the
JCJ is that members go there to
buy imported kosher meat and
other foods including Passover
goods. Tokyo offers few if any
other resources for such
necessities. These foods also ap-
pear on the menus at the monthly
community dinners and the Oneg
Shabbat meals which follow some
of the Friday evening services.
What about anti-Semitism in
Japan, I asked Rabbi Schudrich.
Actually, he said, most Japanese
don't know much about Jews or
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"If pressed to name people they
know as Jewish," he said, "the
answers would likely be Einstein,
Freud and Barbra Streisand."
Some Japanese, he added, do
think of Jews as prominent in the
medical profession and the media,
which they consider to be positive
He told of problems in the
Japanese educational system with
respect to Jews, however. The on-
ly Shakespearean play most
Japanese students are likely to
read is "The Merchant of
Venice," leaving youngsters with
the stereotyped view of Shylock
the Jew. In addition, he said such
notorious works as the "Protocols
of the Elders of Zion," and other
anti-Semitic literature are
published in Japan.
Rabbi Schudrich, who is study-
ing the Japanese language several
times a week, takes such problems
to the Anti-Defamation League
Committee of the Tokyo B'nai
B'rith Lodge, which interacts
with Japanese government of-
ficials and educators.
After talking with Rabbi
Schudrich, touring the synagogue
building and chatting with con-
gregants both before and after
services, it no longer seemed sur-
prising to me that there is a thriv-
ing Jewish community in the heart
of Tokyo one that seems destin-
ed to keep the faith in the years
ahead for those far from home.
William Nakash (center) arrives at
Jerusalem's High Court of Justice to hear the
court's decision on whether or not he is to be
extradited to France, where he has been con-
victed of murder. In its response to the peti-
tion fued by Knesset members from the
Citizens Rights Movement and Mapam, and
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from 11 Hebrew University professors, the
court decided to send the case back to Justice
Minister Avraham Sharir, for reconsidera-
tion. Sharir had made the original decision
not to extradite Nakash.
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lay. Aprils. 1987
Volume 9
4 NISAN 5747
Number 7
TORONTO (JTA) Evidence
of Canadian participation in ef-
forts to provide safe haven for
certain Nazis right after World
War II is contained in an un-
published section of the
Deschenes Commission's report
on Nazi war criminals in Canada,
presented to the House of Com-
mons last week.
According to MP Robert
Kaplan, a former Solicitor
General, "it's essential that it be
brought out so that Canadians will
know the whole story of war
KAPLAN was referring to a
study done for the Deschenes
Commission by researcher Ati
Rodel which could be embarrass-
ing for Ottawa on several counts.
It outlines Canada's willing par-
ticipation in a British-U.S. plan to
Islamic Bomb'
Called 'Threat'
Continued from Page 1
its legitimate security needs and
strengthens our influence on
Pakistan's nuclear decision-
making," said Richard Murphy,
Assistant Secretary of State for
Near East and South Asian
WITH THE Soviet invasion of
Afghanistan, Pakistan is also
perceived as a critical bulwark
against Soviet influence.
"Pakistan today is directly
threatened by the Soviet Union.
Indeed were it not for Pakistan,
by now Moscow would have suc-
ceeded in its brutal efforts to drag
bleeding Afghanistan into the
Soviet Empire," said Sen. Gordon
Humphrey (R., N.H.).
settle German scientists, many of
them active Nazis, in Canada, the
U.S. and Britain to keep them out
of Soviet hands.
Rodel is said to have found
evidence, though not conclusive,
that British and American in-
telligence may have spirited
known Nazi collaborators out of
Eastern Europe into Canada,
without the government's
knowledge, in order to establish
anti-Soviet spy networks.
Rodel's study includes a review
of anti-Semitic, fascist, political
organizations active before and
during the war, such as the Iron
Guard in Rumania.
Restore Lost Jewish World
only way to avenge the deaths of
the Jewish Holocaust victims is
"to restore their lost Jewish world
and perpetuate their values and
religious beliefs," the president of
Agudath Israel of America said
Speaking at the recent second
annual dinner of Agudath Israel
of California, Rabbi Moahe Sherer
urged the Orthodox Jewish com-
munity to vigilantly spread the
study of Torah "until every Jew is
God-loving and God-living ...
Achieving this goal will not only
keep the memory of the Holocaust
alive but will be the 'sweet
revenge' for which the martyrs
A Passover Thought
Director, Hillel Jewish
Student Center at USF
Rabbi Reconttruetionist
Community Chavurah
In nearly every Jewish
newspaper published at this time
of year, a Passover message can
be found, usually speaking of the
meaning of freedom, the impor-
tance of telling the Passover story
to our children, and the com-
parison to some present dav
societies. While these messages
are certainly vital to our heritage
there is yet another message that
we may extract from this holiday
a message that combines elements'
of the High Holy Days with those
of rassover.
Our rabbis, in seeking deeper
meaning for Passover, looked
upon the leavening process and
compared it to the Yet Roj,
tne evil inclination in people. To
elaborate, the rabbis felt that each
of us have this Yetzer Rah within
us. While this entity by itself is
not something separate or truly
"evil," it may give rise to wrong-
doing. This process is equated to
the rising of the dough for that
which is considered unleavened to
become leavened. Passover may
then be viewed as a time for each
of us to become introspective, and
examine our behavior and com-
mitment, and act accordingly.
While the practice of our
customs and ceremonies is both a
beautiful and a proud part of our
tradition, coupling it with the
above could make the seder an
even more unique part of our
Jewish experience, a sort of
'booster shot' mid-way toward the
approaching High Holy Days.
Thus, we add to the sacredness of

Community Seders
Hillel Jewish
Student Center
Sponsors Seder
The Hillel Jewish Student
Cener, serving all Jewish students
in the Greater Tampa Bay Area, is
sponsoring a kosher seder on
Monday evening, April 13, at 7:30
p.m. the Seder will be held in the
Dining Room of Fontana Hall,
4200 Fletcher Ave., across from
The community is welcome to
join us. RSVP deadline is April 6,
so call us at 972-4433 and share a
fun and meaningful experience
with us. Cost for community
members is $12.50 per person.
Chavurah Seder
A Seder will be held the second
night of Passover April 14, spon-
sored by the Reconstructionist
Community Chavurah of Tampa
and Lakeland. The Seder is open
to all members, members' family,
and guests. Prospective members
are invited to join in this joyous
Please call the office with your
reservation by April 6. The Seder
will be held in Fontana Hall's Din-
ing room, 4200 Fletcher Ave. Cost
is $12.50 per adult, $7 per child
under 12 years. Our office number
is 972-4433.
Schaarai Zedek
Family Seder
Tuesday, April 14, at 6:30 p.m.
Adults: $18.50 each. Children: $11
(10 years and under). Please call
the Temple for a reservation form
as soon as possible. Attendance is
limited. Baby sitting will be
American, Mexican Jewish
Communities Help Rebuild School
Students are back in class at a
junior high school in Mexico City,
thanks to the combined efforts of
the U.S. and Mexican Jewish
The school, Secundaria No. 3
"Heroes de Chapultepec," was
reduced to rubble on September
19, 1985, when a series of earth-
quakes hit Mexico City.
"This new school building will
long symbolize the solidarity that
exists between the Mexican and
American Jewish communities,"
said Heinz Eppler, President of
the American Jewish Joint
Distribution Committee (JDC).
The JDC responded to the Mex-
ican disaster with a "JDC Open
Mailbox," a mechanism for the
American Jewish community to
contribute toward non-sectarian
disaster relief. According to
Sylvia Hassenfeld, Chairman of
the Open Mailbox Campaign, it
has been used to respond to
disasters in El Salvador, Ethiopia,
and several other countries.
Contributions to the "Open
Mailbox" totaled $600,000, accor-
ding to Ralph I. Goldman, Ex-
ecutive Vice President. "We con-
tributed $600,000 to a general
reconstruction fund to help
rebuild the school," Mr. Goldman
said. "The other $100,000 was
presented to the Catholic Church
for housing reconstruction."
"The Jews of Mexico were
eager to work with JDC in helping
the country recover from the ear-
thquakes," said Mr. Eppler. "The
Central Jewish Committee
donated more than $2 million to
the reconstruction fund."
Leaders of the Mexican govern-
ment and the Jewish community
participated in dedication
ceremonies for the new school on
Feb. 6. Many of those present
were alumni of the school, which
also boasts two Mexican
presidents among its graduates.
The new school, which is built to
withstand future earthquakes,
serves 700 young students during
the day and 500 adults in the
A plaque unveiled at the dedica-
tion expresses gratitude to the
JDC, the Mexican Jewish com-
munity, and the alumni
Village Dedication
NEW YORK Neve Shalom,
the Israeli village dedicated to
fostering Jewish-Arab coopera-
tion, has received the annual
Buber Rosenzweig Medal
presented by the Deutsche Koor-
Gold's Horseradish.
A tradition with gefilte fish.
Gold's Matzoh Cheese Kugel
2 cup. collage chtese
1 cup milk
I teaspoon salt
M cup honey
1 teaspoon cinnamon
'"! cup slivered almonds
3 tablespoons GOLD'S
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3 teaspoons vegetable oil
6 matzoh. broken
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Kol Ami
Second Annual
Second Seder
Resulting from the outstanding
success of last year's Congrega-
tional Second Seder, Congrega-
tion Kol Ami is planning its Se-
cond Annual Congregational Se-
cond Seder to be held on Tuesday,
April 14. Rabbi David Rose will
lead the Seder while members of
the Congregation will participate
throughout. Every Seder table
will have a Seder Leader helping
all those attending experience the
events of the historical "Exodus."
Contributing to the popularity
of this function, is the fact so
many families will be able to share
the feeling of being together at
this very special holiday activity.
Rodeph Sholom
Rodeph Sholom will have a fami-
ly Passover Seder on Tuesday,
April 14, at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is
cordially invited to join us for this
lovely traditional meal. For fur-
ther information, and prices,
please contact the Rodeph Sholom
Synagogue office at 837-1911.
Bais Tefillah
Bais Tefilah welcomes the en-
tire Jewish community to join
their family Passover Seders at
the synagogue, 3418 Handy Rd.,
on Monday night, April 13, and
Tuesday night, April 14 at 8 p.m.
The significance and meaning of
the Seder will be discussed to
enhance the Passover experience
for all who attend. The traditional
four cups of wine will be available
as well as plenty of Matzah and a
delicious dinner will be served at
no charge.
Everyone is invited to join in
celebrating this joyous Holiday
with their family (children, of
course) and friends. For reserva-
tions contact 962-2375 or
Reminder: On the evening
before Passover, Sunday, April
12, a formal search of the home is
made for Chometz (all food and
drink made from wheat, barley,
rye, oats, spelt, or their
derivatives) while holding a lit
candle. It is customary to
distribute 10 small, individually
wrapped pieces of Chometz
throughout the house before the
search. (See your Haggadah for
the blessing).
The house is then searched and
all the chometz that is found is
securely covered and placed in a
conspicuous place. The next morn-
ing (Monday) the Chometz that
was found is burned no later than
11:21 p.m.
On Monday, April 13, chometz
may be eaten until 10:22 a.m.
After that time only foods which
are Kosher for Passover may be
eaten throughout the eight days of
the Holiday.
Since it is prohibited to possess
Chometz on Passover, we must
sell all Chometz and Chometz
utensils to a non-Jew. It should all
be stored away in a closet and
locked or taped shut. Since there
are many intricacies in the sale, a
Rabbi should be entrusted with its
Anyone interested in selling
their Chometz may contact Rabbi
Y. Dubrowski at 962-2375 no later
than Tuesday, April 7.
It is customary for all first born
sons or fathers of first born sons
under 13 years to fast on the day
before Passover, in gratitude to
the Almighty for sparing them
when He slew the first born of
Egypt. This fast day is broken by
a festive meal in celebration of the
conclusion of the study of a book
of Talmud known as a Siyum.
A Siyum will be held G-d willing,
Monday morning at 8 a.m. at Bais
Tefillah, 3418 Handy Rd.
Seders For
The Chabad House Jewish
Student Center at USF invites all
Jewish students and faculty to
participate in the festive Passover
Seders. The Seders will be held
just minutes from campus at the
Chabad House in University Club
Apartments, 13801 N 37 St. No.
1114 on Monday night, April 13,
and Tuesday night, April 14, at 8.
A delicious dinner will be 3erved
in addition to the traditional four
cups of wine and plenty of crispy
handmade Matzah. For a mean-
ingful and significant Passover
experience make your reserva-
tions by calling David or Chany
Mockin at 971-6234.
There is no charge for the
Seders but please make your
reservations immediately.
Our Gang
Continued from Page 2
have Aunt Susan and Uncle Ron Proas and cousins Adam, 8;
Rachel, 6; and Seth, 3 to play with in Tampa, too.
Have fun y'all!
The JCC has a new camp director, and Tampa has a new fami-
ly to welcome! Meet Sandie and Larry Ivers and their kids,
Staci, 13, and Brad, 15, who decided to pack up and trade
Toledo's winters for Tampa's.
Sandie, who has a degree in elementary education, will run the
camp this summer, and Larry is in sales at Wolf Brothers.,
Westshore Plaza. Staci, is in 7th grade at Young Junior High
School and loves to babysit. Brad is a sports fanatic and attends
9th grade at Ben Hill Junior High. The Ivers have joined Kol Ami
and are looking forward to discovering all that Tampa has to of-
fer. Glad you're here, gang!
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Bar/Bat Mitzvah
Friday, April 3, 1987/The Jewish THoridian ofTamp* Page 7
Bradley Cohen, son of Colonel
Robert and Marti Cohen, will be
called to the Toarh as a Bar Mitz-
vah on Saturday, April 4 at 9:30
a.m. at Congregation Kol Ami.
Rabbi H. David Rose and Cantor
Sam Isaak will officiate.
Bradley is a student in the Hey
Class of the Kol Ami Religious
School. He attends Young Junior
High School where he is an honor
roll student in the seventh grade.
Bradley is secretary of the Stu-
dent Council. Bradley was a 1986
member of the Northside Little
League champions and a member
of die All Star team. He would
like his future to be pitching in the
major leagues.
Colonel and Mrs. Cohen will
host the Kiddush luncheon follow-
ing the services in honor of the oc-
casion and a dinner on Saturday
evening at MacDill Air Fore Base
for family and friends.
Special guests will include
Bradley's grandparents: Philip
Cohen of Hollywood, Florida,
Mrs. Dorothy Farber and Will
Farber of North Miami Beach;
Marvin Cohen of Hollywood,
California; Mr. and Mrs. Peter
Medina of Miami; Mr. and Mrs.
Charles Kasselman of Fort
Lauderdale; Mr. and Mrs. Mario
Medina of San Juan, Puerto Rico;
Pearl Feder of Hollywood,
Florida; Mr. and Mrs. John Slut-
sky and Mr. and Mrs. Richie Davis
of Philadelphia; Dr. and Mrs.
Barnett Shulman and Dr. and
Mrs. Stambaugh of New York;
and Mr. and Mrs. Pete Robertson
of Gainesville.
writing to international pen-pals.
Ms. Wolov and Mr. Litvin will
host the Friday evening Oneg
Shabbat, the Kiddush luncheon on
Saturday following the services in
honor of the occasion, and an open
house Saturday evening at the
Wolov residence.
Special guests will include fami-
ly and friends from Pennsylvania,
New Jersey, Virginia, Florida
Ohio, Massachusetts, and
Ryan MacDonald, son of Lynn
and Mel MacDonald will be called
to the Torah in honor of his Bar
Mitzvah on Friday, April 10 at 8
p.m. at Congregation Schaarai
Zedek. Rabbi Richard Birnholz
and Rabbi Joan Glazer Farber will
Ryan attends Religious School
and is a member of the Junior
Youth Group at Schaarai Zedek.
He attends seventh grade at Col-
eman Junior High School where
he is in the Gifted Program. Ryan
is a piano student and has played
seven years with the Interbay
Soccer League.
Ryan's actual Bar Mitzvah will
take place on Saturday, June 13 at
Kehillat Israel Synagogue in
Shenandoah, Pennsylvania. This
congregation has been the home
of Ryan's ancestors for five
generations. His great grand-
mother and grandfather will pass
the Torah to him. This is the first
Bar Mitzvah in the area in almost
25 years. Other relatives and
friends from Michigan, New York,
New Jersey, Maryland, and
Virginia are planning to share in
this family simcha.
Plans for the weekend include a
Shabbat dinner followed by ser-
vices Friday evening at Oheb
Zedeck Congregation, Pottsville,
Pennsylvania. Rabbi Harold
Markman, of Pottsville, will of-
ficiate Saturday at Ryan's Bar
Mitzvah. A Kiddush luncheon will
follow Saturday's services at the
Jewish Community Center in
Shenandoah. Saturday evening, a
dinner in Ryan's honor will be
held at the Treadway Inn in Pott-
sville. A Sunday brunch at the
Treadway Inn to be hosted by a
cousin and two of Ryan's uncles.
Cerebral Palsy
Of Tampa Bay
The Fifth Annual United
Cerebral Palsy Charity Golf
Classic sponsored by Bill Currie
Ford will be held Thursday, April
16, at the Quail Hollow Country
Club. The format of the tourna-
ment is a four-man scramble with
a 1 p.m. shotgun start. All pro-
ceeds benefit the Child Develop-
ment Center at United Cerebral
Palsy of Tampa Bay.
Buddy Shelton, America's No. 1
Golf Trick-Shot Artist will enter-
tain before play and Radio-TV
personality Jack Harris will host
the Awards Ceremony Banquet
sponsored by Hooters. A great list
of major prizes and door prizes
have been compiled and there will
be free beer and on-course
refreshments. The entry fee is a
$100 donation.
Any interested golfers please
call 239-1179.
Pamala Litvin, daughter of Ms.
Cynthia Wolov of Tampa and Mr.
Jerry Litvin of Pennsylvania, will
be called to the Torah as a Bat
Mitzvah on Saturday, April 4 at 11
a.m. at Congregation Shaarai
Zedek. Rabbi Richard Birnholz
and Rabbi Joan Glazer Farber will
The celebrant is a student in the
Schaarai Zedek Religious School
and a member of the Junior Youth
Group. Pamala is a seventh grade
student at Young Junior High
School. Her interests include play-
ing the piano, writing poetry, and
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Grade at the Hillel School of Tampa, The visiting students joined
the Hillel students in their regular classes and participated in
special programs conducted by Hillel teachers. Shown on the pic-
ture are: Jamie Bloom, Josh Corn, Ben Friedman, Amy Jacob-
son, Inbal Kedar, Stacie Lynn, Marti Nickerson, Jessica Pearls-
tein, Rebecca Zelman and Daniel Kolodner, all six graders from
St. Petersburg. Also shown are the following sixth grade Hillel
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Gluckman, Teddy Gorman, Jason Kreitzer and Rachel Pear. In-
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Ago8tino Degennaro of Hillel.
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College Scholarships Available
Through National
Council Of Jewish Women
The Tampa Section, National
Council of Jewish Women offers
college scholarships ranging from
$200 to $1,000 to Jewish students
whose need for financial
assistance is of major concern.
Jewish students who will be atten-
ding college in the fall of 1987, as
undergraduate or graduate
students and whose families have
permanent residency in
Hillsborough County are eligible
for consideration. A minimum 2.5
grade point average is required.
The student's mother need not be
a National Council of Jewish
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The deadline for completed ap-
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Tampa Section, National Coun-
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years in accordance with its na-
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tion. These scholarships are fund-
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generosity of local Tampa families
and the members of the Tampa
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Jewish Women. They are: The
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from Barbara,
Anna and Barnla
Tampa Cloarwatar Balleair
Laventhol & Horvvath
Certified IHiNu Kccountants.
Wishes You A Happy Passover.
From the Families of:
B. Terry Aidman
Douglas J. Brown
Deborah E. Eisenstadt
Steven S. Oscher
Paul C. Pershes

Page 10 The Jewish Floridian of Tampa/Friday, April 3, 1987
Anti-Semitic Feelings
Feared on the Rise in Japan
Officials of the Anti-
Defamation League of B'nai
B'rith have expressed con-
cern to Japanese Am-
bassador Nobuo Matsunago
about the rise of anti-
Semitic literature in Japan.
They told Matsunago at a
meeting here that the ADL
wanted "to work with the
Japanese by making available
materials to reduce prejudice and
stereotyping," according to Jess
Hordes, ADL's associate
Washington director. Hordes was
accompanied to the meeting at the
Japanese Embassy by Burton
Levinson, ADL national chair-
man, and Abraham Foxman, ADL
associate national director. Mat-
sunago was "Open and ap-
preciative of the proposal and said
he would convey it to the govern-
ment," Hordes said.
THE MEETING was prompted
by press reports in this country of
a popular Japanese author,
Masami Uno, who claims that his
country's recent economic woes
are due to a conspiracy by "inter-
national Jewish capital" and that
Jewish-dominated interests have
begun a "targeted bashing of
According to a recent article in
Treatment Study
For Depressed
The University of South Florida
Psychiatry Department is now
conducting a treatment study for
depression. The treatment will be
provided free of charge to the 45
patients who are accepted into the
Patients will receive medication
(either experimental anti-
depressant, standard anti-
depressant or an inactive medica-
tion), psychological testing,
physical examinations, EKG's,
laboratory testing (including
blood chemistry, complete blood
count, and urinalysis), as well as
weekly sessions with a
Patients must be 18 or older,
moderately to severely depressed,
and agree to participate for the 7
to 8 week treatment period.
The treatment study is under
the direction of Dr. Deborah Roth
with assistance from Dr. Kathleen
Pinkston, both USF psychiatrists.
For further information, call
Karen Milo, Study Coordinator, at
974-3344 or 974-3703.
Treatment For
Panic Patients
The University of South Florida
Psychiatry Department is now
conducting a treatment study for
anxiety disorder. The treatment
will be provided free of charge.
Patients will receive medication
(one of two antianxiety drugs or
an inactive medication),
psychological testing, physical ex-
aminations, EKG's, laboratory
testing (including blood
chemistry, thyroid profile, com-
plete blood count, and urinalysis),
as well as weekly sessions with a
Patients must be 18 to 65, have
panic disorder, and agree to par-
ticipate for the 8 week treatment
The treatment stuJ> is under
the direction of Dr. David V.
Sheehan and Dr. Ashok B. Raj,
both USF psychiatrists.
For further information, call
Sonia Soto, Study Coordinator, at
974-3344 or 974-3703.
the New York Times, Uno has
charged that "America is a Jewish
nation" and that Jews form a
"behind-the-scenes nation" con-
trolling major U.S. corporations,
including IBM, General Motors,
Exxon, Standard Oil, Ford,
Chrysler and AT and T.
Other books and articles that
have recently appeared in
bookstores include tiUes like "The
Jewish Plan for Conquest of the
World," "How to Read the Hid-
den Meaning of Jewish Protocol,"
and "Mysterious Judea."
Articles assert that Jews were
behind the Lockheed Aircraft
bribery case that led to the
criminal conviction of a former
Japanese Prime Minister, Kakuei
Tanaka, and the Watergate scan-
dal. A book, "The Secret of
Jewish Power to Control the
World," was written in 1984 and
is still in circulation. Its author,
Eisaburo Saito, is a member of
Parliament's upper house.
UNO, in his book, "If You
Understand Judea, You Can
Understand the World," claims
that Jews caused the Great
Depression of the 1930's and are
plotting a second one for the
1990's. In his second book, "If you
Understand Judea, You Can
Understand Japan," Uno asserts
that the number of Jews killed in
World War II was exaggerated.
The two books have sold a total
of 650,000 copies. Uno describes
himself as a Christian fundamen-
talist and head of an Osaka-based
organization called the Middle
East Problems Research Center,
according to the Times.
Matsunago told the ADL that
Japan guarantees freedom of
speech and that anti-Semitic
views are not representative of
the people or the government.
The Japanese Embassy refused to
comment about the meeting.
IN A LETTER to the New
York Times, Itari Umezu, director
of the Japan Information Center,
said that "anti-Semitism has no
roots in Japanese history." Dur-
ing World War II, when Japan
was an ally of Nazi Germany,
some Japanese aided Jews in
escaping from Europe. There also
have been disclosures of a prewar
Japanese project, the "Fugu
Plan," to invite German Jews to
settle in Manchuria.
But reports of current anti-
Semitism in Japan prompted a let-
ter by Rep. Charles Schumer (D,
N.Y.) and Sen. Arlen Specter (R,
Pa.) in which they told Prime
Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone that
"the raw anti-Semitism in your
country cannot go unchallenged."
Red Army
Chorus Demo
The performance here last month
of the Red Army Chorus and
Dance Ensemble was met by a
demonstration by 25 or 30 Jewish
students who claimed that Soviet
soldiers do more than sing.
"In Moscow, you would not
believe what they do," said the
pamphlet distributed by the
students to about 1,500 people, ac-
cording to demonstration
organizer Carnie Rose. She was
referring to repression of Soviet
Jews. She told the Jewish Post
here that the demonstration's
"purpose was to show the incon-
sistency in Soviet policy."
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Jennifer Sue Greiss and Mark
Lewis Greenberg were married on
January 31, at Congregation Beth
Israel in Houston, Texas. Rabbi
Schaul Osadchey and Cantor Pro-
pis officiated.
The bride is the daughter of
Ruth and Stanley Greiss and the
granddaughter of Claire Reiner,
all of Houston. She was attended
by her sister, Lori Herzog as
matron of honor and Ellen Lewis
as maid of honor, and bridesmaids
Barbara Babchick, Laura Good-
man, Jill Hoffman, Betsy Katzin,
and Maida Lewis.
The groom is the son of Lynn
and Howard Greenberg and the
grandson of Doris Spielberg and
Lillian and Samuel Greenberg all
of Tampa. He was attended by
Keith Grumer as best man, and
ushers Jeff Balser, David Greiss,
Mark Gross, Benny Herzog, Larry
Katzin, and John Oyen.
There was an engagement party
given in Houston by the bride's
parents. A linen and bath shower
given by Jill Hoffman, Ellen
Lewis and Maida Lewis in
Houston as well as a kitchen
shower by Shelly Cyprus and
Millie Rudolph. Parties given in
Tampa were a cocktail buffet
Interest Free
The Jewish Children's Service,
based in Atlanta, Georgia, is a
social service agency that pro-
vides interest free educational
loans to Jewish youth whose
families reside in the Southeast
region. The need for private fun-
ding for higher education is em-
phasized with the anticipated cut
backs in the availability of federal
financing. Tampa Jewish Family
Service is proud to be affiliated
with this program. The applicant
and family must be members of
the Jewish community and have
resided for at least one year in this
area. The applicant must be ac-
cepted by a college or post-
secondary school and have finan-
cial need.
For additional information or to
receive an application, call
Michele Goldstein at 932-6676 on
Monday-Wednesday or leave a
message at 251-0083 and she will
get back to you.
Tampa Museum
Of Art News
Your collectibles might be
worth more than you think! You
can find out on April 11 from 9
a.m. until 4 p.m. during "Ap-
praisal Day" that will be held in
the Gasparilla room at Curtis Hix-
on Convention Center. The event
is sponsored by PNC Trust Com-
pany of Florida and the Tampa
Museum of Art and all proceeds
will benefit the Museum.
Richard A. Bourne and the pro-
fessional experts of the Richard
A. Bourne Co., Inc., one of
America's finest estate auction
and appraisal companies that
prides itself on integrity, will give
verbal appraisals of up to three
manageable, hand carried items
for $15. Written appraisals can be
arranged with the experts and
large items should be represented
by a photograph or signature.
Areas of specialization include:
American antiques, furniture,
glass, porcelain, pottery, pewter,
silver, paintings, prings, antique
toys and dolls, European and
Oriental porcelain, Oriental rugs,
decoys, bird carvings and marine
antiques. Meet Mr. Bourne and
his experts and find out if you're
richer than you think!
Friday, April 3, 1987/The Jewish Floridian of Tampa Page 11
Mrs. Mark Lewis Greenberg
hosted by Chella and Eli Bobo,
Rieva and Sam Bobo, Ruth and
Laurie Glickman, Bobbie and Mel
Gordon, Bobbe and George Kar-
pay, Peggy and Jim Klein, Fran-
cine and Bruce LeVine, Elaine
and Bob Levinson, Loretta and
Marshall Linsky, Rachel and Sam
Marcadis, Marilyn and Irving
Weissman, and a Sunday brunch
hosted by JoAnne and Bob
Becker, Marsha and Joe Levine,
Nina and Howard Sinsley, Ann
and Bob Troner, Sandy and Dick
Turkel, Bernice and Bob Wolf.
Lori and Benny Herzog and
Zelda and Leon Herzog hosted a
barbecue dinner. Lynn and
Howard Greenberg hosted the
rehearsal dinner at Inn On The
Park and before the wedding
there was a luncheon given by
Claire Reiner and Judy and Gerry
Katzin. The wedding reception
was hosted by Ruth and Stanley
Greiss at the Lincoln Hotel.
Jennifer is a graduate of the
University of Texas at Austin
with a Bachelor of Science degree
in Journalism. She is currently
employed in management with a
travel wholesaler. Mark received
his Bachelor of Science degree
from the University of Florida in
Business Administration and his
Doctor of Jurisprudence degree
from South Texas College of Law.
He is an associate with the law
firm of Richie and Greenberg.
The couple honeymooned at
Lake Tahoe and now resides in
A special tribute was paid to the members of the newly formed
Emerald Division ($2,500 and over) of the Tampa Jewish
Federation Women's Division Campaign at their recent lun-
cheon. Pictured above are (left to right) Laura Kreitzer, Emerald
Division Chairwoman; EUen Stern, Jolene Shor, Carols Ewen,
and Rhea Cohen. Other members of the Emerald Division not pic-
tured are: Ro Cutler, Michelle Goldstein, Franci Rudolph and
Ann Rudolph.
wishes you and
your family a
joyous Passover
May the spring festival of
Passover bring you an abundance
of peace and happiness.

Page 12 The Jewish Floridian of Tampa/Friday, April 3, 1987
2808 Horatio St.
Tampa, Fla. 33609
Jewish Commu
'iLH^ oTTUC, njaJutcLZUZ
Fulimied At
Fantania '87
Our 2nd Annual Auction is Here! Don't Miss Your
Chance on a Fox Jacket. Some fantastic items up for
Bids are:
A New car
Oriental Rugs
Sports Equipment
Crystal pieces
Toys, Jewelry, Jewelry, Jewelry and MORE!!!!
For your support, we thank you,
Jan and Johanna
Fantasia Chairpersons
We are pleased to offer a new group for camp. It is a 5 day 2 and 3 year old group at the North Branch. Participants: 2-3 year olds (must be 2 by June 1, 1987) Place: North Branch Time: Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Fee: Early Bird JCC Members: 4 weeks $250.00; 8 weeks $375.00
Regular Registration: JCC Members: 4 weeks $305.00; $460.00 Non-Members: 4 weeks $560.00; $690.00 8 weeks 8 weeks
JCC Shabbat Service
Friday, April 10th
Rodoph Sholom
Everyone Invited!!!!
Tuesday/Thursday: Beginning
Class, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Tuesday/Thursday: Advanced
Class, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Monthly Fee: members, $24;
non-members, $36.
April 11-May 31
Saturday: 12-6 p.m.
Sunday: 12-6 p.m.
Thursday: 3-7 p.m.
Swim Team starts May 3, 1-2
At Leisure
Book Review Club 10 a.m.
Thursday mornings.
Come Thursday to be a part of a
new North Branch Program.
Preschool, DayCsxe,
Enrichment Program
Experience References
required. Send resume in
care of Jewish Community
Center, 2808 Horatio
Street, Tampa, Florida
Anyone interested in
hosting our two
summer shaliachs
please contact the
JCC, 872-4451.
"This Is The Bread Of
Tampa Chabad Lubuvatich
and The Tampa Jewish Community
invites you to
participate and tour our Matzah Bake
Sunday, April 5th
9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Religious School
1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Open to Community
Shmurah Matzah for Sale $1.50
Hannah Zohar and Judy Levitt members of the JCC Saturday night In-
dependence Affair, work on final details for May 2. The Gala Event in-
cludes a concert by famed Israeli artist, Yaffa Yarkoni, foUowed by a
tS?r\* DancJ- Tlckfts presently on sale at both branches of the
! e aJ?:.GeneJal Admission at the door: $17, Advance Purchase:
$15, Senior Citizen: $13.

' '
nnunity Center
Friday, April 3, 1987/The Jewish Floridian of Tampa Page 13
3919 Moran Road
Tampa, Fla. 33624
Passover Celebration Day
FUMG ^87
Tampa Jewish Community Center
2808 Horatio Street
Tampa, Florida 33609
Daily Itinerary
Monday, April 13
9:00 Arrival
9:30 Passover Arts and
11:00 Free Swim
12:00 Lunch
12:30 Outdoor Games -
2:00 Second Home
3:00 Second Home
4:00 Second Home
5:00 Second Home
6:00 Second Home
Thursday, April 16
9:00 Arrival
9:30 Floor/Field
10:80 Tennis/Soccer
12:00 Lunch
12:30 Swimming
2:00 Second Home
3:00 Second Home
4:00 Second Home
5:00 Second Home
6:00 Second Home
Friday, April 17
9:00 Arrival
9:30 Arts and Crafts
10:30 Passover Recipe
Bake and Outdoor
12:00 Lunch
12:30 Matzah Hunt
1:00 Free Swim
3:30 Charades and
Indoor Activity
4:00 Shabbat Activity
4:30-6:00 DayCare
Wednesday, April 22
9:00 Arrival
9:30 Spring Fling
Tee-Shirt Creations
Bring a plain
11:00 Early Lunch
11:30 Trip to Museum
of Science
and Industry
2:00 Outdoor Activity
at Horizon Park
4:00 Indoor Games
4:30 Good-Bye
4:30-6:00 DayCare
Thursday, April 23
9:00 Arrival
9:30 Depart for
Beach (A day
of swimming,
Beach games, and
an nice cream treat!)
3:30 Return from Beach
Quiet Indoor Games
4:30 Goodbye
4:30-6:00 DayCare
Friday, April 24
9:00 Arrival
9:30 Olympic Games,
Sign-Ups, Warm-Up
and Practice
10:00 Olympic Sporting
Events and Swim
12:00 Lunch
12:30 Nature Walk
1:30 Movie
4:00 Shabbat Activities
4:30 Goodbye
4:30-6:00 DayCare
Spring Fling '87 Information
Welcome to Spring Fling '87! This JCC Program provides six
days of fun-filled activities, field trips and special events. This
well-supervised program is open to Kindergarten through sixth
graders. Each day has been planned to provide a variety of en-
joyable events and learning experiences. Please read the vital in-
formation and if you have any questions, contact Linda S. Fair-
man (885-7700) or the JCC (872-4451) for further details.
1. All registration will be processed on a first come, first serv-
ed basis.
2. To insure proper supervision, the registration form must be
filled out, signed and sent to the JCC by April 8, 1987.
3. You must register your child for this program!
4. We reserve the light to cancel this program (and provide
day care) if there is insufficient registration.
5. Remember to send a Dairy and Kosher for Passover lunch
each appropriate day. Snacks will be provided.
6. Transportation will be provided from the North Branch to
the South Branch, leaving at 8:30 a.m. and returning by 5 p.m.
7. Second Home will be available for public school on April 13
and 16, and for Hillel School on April 23 and 24.
a b 1* / s (9:00-4:30)
Apnl 13 ( ) $750
For the morning
April 16 ( ) $7>5o
for the morning
April 17 (
April 22 (
April 23 (
April 24 (
(if not in Second Home)
(if not in Second Home)
Total Amount Enclosed $_____________________________
( ) will require transportation from the North Branch to
South Branch
I give my child.
permission to participate in the JCC Spring Fling '87 pro-
gram and allow her/him to leave the JCC building on field
trips connected with this program.

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Tampa Jewish Family Services
Speaker's Bureau Established
Tampa Jewish Family Services
initiated its Speaker's Bureau on
Monday evening, March 23, at the
Guest Quarters Hotel in Tampa.
The program portion of Tampa
Jewish Business and Professional
Women's meeting focused on the
changing and increasing needs of
the elderly and their impact on the
lives of their children and other
Presenting statistics and other
data, and leading small groups in
a discussion of typical situations,
was Dale Johnson, a social worker
specializing in aging services at
Tampa Jewish Family Services.
Barbara Friedman, a social
worker at Menorah Manor, show-
ed a videotape of many residents
of that institution, depicting their
satisfaction with that program.
Alternative living arrangements
for the elderly were presented as
The staff of Tampa Jewish
Family Services is now available
to provide speakers at events such
as this one. If you are the
chairperson or president of a local
organization planning an event
which requires a speaker in 1987,
please call Tampa Jewish Family
Services at 251-0083 for more
Lee Tobin
Passover Greetings
known Christian Gospel singer, Patti Thomp-
son, is taken into custody last week (March 23)
by police outside the Soviet Embassy in
Washington as she demonstrated on the plight
AP/Wide World Photo
of Soviet Jewish refuseniks Vladimir and
Maria Slepak. Officer at right folds up the
sign Thompson displayed as the other officer
handcuffs her.
Lisa Bush
Passover Greetings
Priscilla and Larry Taylor
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Friday, April 3, 1987/The Jewish Floridian of Tampa Page 15
In Florida
Do We Need An Official 'English Only' Movement?
[is there a need for Federal
state laws making
iglish the "official
iguage" of the United
;ates? How do the
English-only" movements
elate to America's tradi-
>n of cultural pluralism? Is
lingual education effec-
re? Should all Americans
Vnd how can we defuse the
en heated tensions surrounding
jjese issues and replace rancor
nth reasonable, workable
[These and related questions
ere discussed at what is believed
be the first major Conference
Language Policy in the United
ites, a forum on "English: The
Language? Whose Deci-
an?" last week at the Tamiami
unpus of Florida International
fniversity in Miami.
(SPEAKERS included experts
bilingual education, leaders of
minority communities, and
intergroup-relations specialists.
Conference sponsors were the
American Jewish Committee, the
Center for Educational Develop-
ment, Center for Multilingual and
Multicultural Studies of Florida
International University, Cuban
National Planning Council, Dade
County Community Relations
Board, Florida International
University, Greater Miami
United, and the Mitchell Wolfson
New World Center Campus of
Miami-Dade Community College.
Keynote speaker was Dr. Sarah
E. Melendez, associate director of
the American Council on Educa-
tion's Office of Minority Con-
cerns, who said in an inteview:
"We don't need laws to make
English the official language, as it
already is, by tradition and
custom. Furthermore, Hispanics
and other language minority
groups don't need laws to force
them to learn English; rather,
they need opportunities they
need classes, teachers, and
Weinberger: I Was Misquoted
|0n Israel's 'Destabilizing Factor'
JERUSALEM (JTA) U.S. Defense Secretary
spar Weinberger told Israel he was misquoted and
[isinterpreted by defense counsel in the Jonathan Pollard
|>y case, with respect to his deposition to the court.
)senne, reported last Thursday (Mar. 5) that he had a
igthy telephone conversation with Weinberger who
:ifically denied stating in his deposition that a strong
si was a destabilizing factor in the Middle East.
Earlier, Vice Premier and Foreign Minister Shimon
;res had called Weinberger's reported statement an
ipleasant surprise to Israel.
materials. Every ESL class has a
waiting list, which proves we
don't need to be coerced to learn
Dr. Melendez also disputed "the
prevalent notion that large
numbers of Hispanics never learn
English," pointing to Census
Bureau findings than 94 percent
of Hispanics in the United States
speak English to some extent.
AS FOR the youngsters of
Hispanic origin, Dr. Melendez said
that "there is no danger that
children going to our school
systems will not learn English,"
adding: "The reality is that
without some special efforts they
will soon forget their parents'
language, which is too bad
because the United States needs
many people with multiple
language capabilities."
Irving M. Levine, director of
AJC's National Affairs Depart-
ment and of its Institute for
American Pluralism, discussing
the issues covered by the con-
ference, censured those who
"become emotionally over-
wrought about linguistic diversi-
ty, demand 'English-only,' and
refuse to see the value in people's
maintaining their ethnic linguistic
and cultural interests."
Agreeing that "becoming com-
petent in English is more of a
necessity than ever for new im-
migrants," Levine held that,
nevertheless, "mastering the new
language while also preserving
the old is what the equation should
be for new ethnic Americans."
AS FOR Americans whose
forebears came here a generation
or mroe ago, Levine suggested
that "it might not be a bad idea
for them to learn the language of
their heritage," adding: "But if
they do not care to do that, let
them at least be more tolerant of
those who do not wish to discard
the treasures the spoken and
written words of cultures that
have enriched our own."
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Also slated in a major address at
the conference is Dr. Rodolfo J.
Cortina, director of the Center for
Multilingual and Multicultural
Studies at Florida International
University. Indicating a central
issue examined in his address, Dr.
Cortina said that the United
States Constitution, "like the na-
tion, did not confirm any single
ethnic reality but was, rather, in-
vented by multiple ethnic
Moreover, he said, the Constitu-
tion "was meant to be a map of
the future rather than a confirma-
tion of the past" and, he stressed,
"the Constitution contains not
one statement on language policy,
thus demanding that we invent a
language policy for our own
FRAMERS OF the Constitu-
tion, continued Dr. Cortina,
"were not unaware of the strong
feelings provoked by language
and ethnicity, but their Constitu-
tional silence on this issue stems
from the common-law tradition of
not restricting future generations
through needlessly detailed laws
. .. And I believe that a language
policy in the United States has to
be made by the people, and not by
unnecessary laws."
Touching on another aspect of
the debate, Marilyn Braveman,
AJC director of education and one
of the organizers of the con-
ference, maintained that "re-
quirements that English be the of-
ficial language can have
dangerous, far-reaching, and
unanticipated effects."
"Current English-language pro-
positions," she said, "contain
specific provisions for enforce-
ment, raising the specter of costly
and time-consuming litigation.
Opponents say this could en-
danger or have a chilling effect on
911 lines, interpreters in state
courts for witnesses, crime vic-
tims and defendants, health and
mental-health services, and
multilingual police, fire, and
emergency services. They say it
could eliminate public service an-
nouncements in any language
other than English, including
pamphlets explaining how to
enroll a child in public school."
negative approaches, Braveman
said, "we should support and
develop positive approaches such
as the English Proficiency Act
and other programs designed to
help children and adults gain pro-
ficiency in English."
Advocating that "we talk about
an 'English-plus' rather than an
'English-only' approach,"
Braveman concluded: "The use of
additional languages to meet the
needs of language minorities does
not pose a threat to America's
true common heritage and com-
mon bond the quest for freedom
and opportunity."
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And Betsy Scherzer
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Tampa. Florida 33609
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'Deeply Distressed'
'60 Minutes' Failed To Tell Story
Chiri-biri-bim chiri-biri-bim
there is a Klezmer musician in our
midst. Mike Eisenstadt, the
dynamic host of "The Sunday
Simcha" is reviving, along with
Orson Skorr, this style of Jewish
music for the enjoyment of the
Tampa Bay community.
Music is not a new venture for
Eisenstadt. His grandparents
were musicians in Russia. His
mother's family of six brothers
and sisters and now, 16 first
cousins, all play musical
Mike remembers tales about
Sunday afternoons during the
Depression when the whole family
gathered at his grandparents
home in Rhode Island to amuse
and enjoy themselves with a Yid-
dishe jam session, playing klezmer
and Yiddish folk songs. Every
simcha in the family has rejoicing
with the home style band.
While growing up in Central
Falls, Rhode Island, there was
never a question that Mike would
play an instrument, his mother
sings and plays several in-
struments. He wanted to play the
drums, but Uncle Dave had an ex-
tra saxophone; he wanted to play
the trumpet, but Uncle Bernie
gave him a clarinet. Along with
the clarinet came the Kammen
book of Yiddish music and the No.
29 song which Mike uses as the
theme of his radio show.
And that is what you can hear
when he and Orson Skorr do "A
Bissele Yiddishkeit," their hour
long program of Jewish and Yid-
dish music for local audiences.
Eisenstadt works as a volunteer
for WMNF, the listener sponsored
community radio, and said of his
Passover Model
Matzah Bakery
In Tampa
Chabad Lubavitch and The
Jewish Community Center proud-
ly announce the opening of a
Passover Model Matzah Bakery
on Sunday April 5, at the JCC.
Children of all ages are invited to
take advantage of this exciting op-
portunity to bake their very own
Matzah. In addition to mastering
the art of Matzah baking, the
children will be able to follow the
kernels of wheat from the field, to
the mills, and finally to a real Mat-
zah bakery through a fascinating
A Matzah Bakery bakes Hand-
made Shmura (watched) Matzah
which is made from wheat that is
carefully watched protected
against any contact with water
from the moment of harvest as
water would cause leavening, and
thus disqualify the wheat for use
on Passover.
These Matzahs are round in
form, kneaded and shaped by I
hand, similar to the Matzahs bak-
ed by the Jewish People on their
way out of Egypt. They are baked
under strict supervision to avoid
any possibility of leavening during
the baking process. Shmurah Mat-
zah should be used on each of the
two Seder nights for the three
Matzahs of the Seder plate.
To enhance the observance and
beauty of your Seder table, tasty
handmade Shmurah Matzah will
be available at the Model Matzah
Bakery or you can order by calling
Chabad Lubavitch at 971-6234 or
For more Information concern-
ing the Mo<.c! I iatzah Bakery con-
tact the numbers above or the
JCC 872-4451.
Mike Eisenstadt
show, "The Sunday Simcha" is a
fast-paced, entertaining program
of Jewish music, comedy, and in-
formation. In the past year I have
added Mazel tov, announcements,
and the community bulletin board
to excite and expose the listening
audience to information about
their Jewish heritage, and their
Mike is married to Debbi
Eisenstadt, the president of the
Tampa Jewish Federation
Business and Professional
Women's Network, and they have
two children, Mark and Keith.
American Jewish Congress
says it is "deeply distress-
ed" by a CBS "60 Minutes"
segment on March 22
because it claims the pro-
gram suggested that only a
relatively small number of
Soviet Jews are unhappy
with life in the Soviet
A statement by Theodore R.
Mann, president of AJCongress,
said the segment, featuring Mike
Wallace, presented a "simplistic
and inaccurate picture" of Soviet
Jewish reality and was dedicated
"to sweeping aside painful
evidence of decades of anti-Jewish
discrimination and oppression."
THE STATEMENT asserted it
has never been denied by
American Jewish organizations
that some Jews are satisfied with
Soviet life and do not wish to
leave. But it noted that the "key
concern" is with the "400,000
Jews who have requested and
received invitations from Israel"
and with additional hundreds of
thousands "who may wish to leave
but are fearful of even expressing
such a desire."
Mann's statement also question-
ed the candor of "satisfied" Jews
interviewed by Mr. Wallace, con-
tending they were fully aware
that their comments "would even-
tually be seen and heard by the
Soviet government."
The text of Mann's statement
"WE ARE deeply distressed by
a March 22 segment on CBS's
'Sixty Minutes' suggesting that
only a small group of hard-core
Soviet Jewish dissidents are
dissatisfied with life in the Soviet
"We have never denied that
there are some Jews who are
satisfied with Soviet life and do
not wish to leave. Others, referred
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Jewish refusenik as 'trained
Jews,' have been willing to trade
their Jewish identity for material
rewards within the Soviet system.
"Our key concern, rather, is
with the 400,000 Soviet Jews who
have requested and received in-
vitations from Israel. These do not
even include the additional hun-
dreds of thousands of Jews who
may wish to leave but are fearful
of even expressing such a desire.
"The Sixty Minutes segment ig-
nores this truth about the Soviet
Jewish condition and dedicates
itself to sweeping aside painful
evidence of decades of anti-Jewish
discrimination and oppression.
"ONE CANNOT help wonder
about the candor of some of those
"satisfied" Jews interviewed on
camera who knew full well that
their comments would eventually
be seen and heard by the Soviet
"It is strange that 'Sixty
Minutes' did not make a single
reference to the U.S. State
Department's recently-issued
'Country Reports on Human
Rights Practices for 1986' which
notes that Jews in the Soviet
Union are subjected to
'systematic persecution based on
ancestry.' This report also
declares that Jews are denied ac-
cess to the better schools and
universities, are virtually banned
from political careers in the Com-
munist Party and upper echelons
of state government and from
other crucial areas of public life,
and have been subjected to vicious
anti-Semitic Vilification in official
Soviet propaganda, including
books, broadcasts and newspaper
articles. Moreover, Soviet Jews
study or teach Hebrew or Jewish
history only at the risk of
"Even those assimilated Jews
who have sought accommodation
with the Soviet system cannot en-
tirely escape the burden of their
official designation as Jews. And
for those who choose to live as
Jews, worship as Jews or main-
tain Jewish cultural traditions, the
price is infinitely greater. In
Soviet terms, one cannot be a full-
fledged citizen and also be a Jew.
"It is regrettable that 'Sixty
Minutes,' in its eagerness to scoop
its competitors in the media, has
presented a simplistic and inac-
curate picture of a complex and
troubling problem that will surely
be recorded by Soviet public rela-
tions specialists as a major
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tarhpa Page
Ie Legislation Matt Bring;
ive Results
Congressman Gibbons,
tnder8tand that you serve as
\rman of the Ways and Means
vmittee on Trade. I have
a great deal about the pro-
surrounding America's
nng trade deficit and would
\to know what is being done to
ect the problem.
nerica's economy faces a
jit challenge in the form of our
Ie deficit. To meet the
Uenge, America must continue
rive down our Federal Budget
cit that alone would go a
way towards easing our
ving trade deficit. However,
\v is much more that must be
before America can reclaim
osition as the world leader in
Recently, the House Ways and
ins Subcommittee on Trade,
fch I chair, took the first major
in the legislative process to
s a comprehensive trade bill.
House of Representatives,
Senate and the Administra-
are working together with a
ie range of interested parties to
^ft a new trade policy that will
tiefit the entire nation. This new
tislation will not only establish
national policy on trade, but
also provide the President
th the tools he needs to
jotiate new agreements on
Jnlike the trade bill that the
esident vetoed last year, this
sir's bill is not protectionist. In-
bad of closing our doors to
feign competition, this bill seeks
open the doors for American
siness to increase sales to
feign countries. This is an im-
rtant distinction, because clos-
the door to free trade would
jnost certainly cause global ten-
kns to rise. Many people tend to
pget that World War II began
cause of protectionist policies
|re and around the world. Poor
ide policies have been responsi-
for many wars, while good
de policies help to promote
)rld peace.
ven if you look at our trade
|licy solely in terms of the im-
ediate effects upon America's
snomy, promoting free trade is
111 the best policy. It would be
|e American consumer, not
eign competitors, who would
ffer the most from protectionist
flicies. Levying taxes on imports
reducing the supply by setting
Istrictive quotas will drive up the
pee Americans have to pay for
kh domestic and foreign pro-
kcts. It would also narrow the
loices available to American
[I firmly believe that negotiating
fth our foreign trading partners
the best way to avoid infla-
inary practices like protec-
onism. The need to give our
resident authority to negotiate is
ktually one of the main reasons
[is nation needs to pass new
ie legislation. When our Con-
ptution was written two hundred
i ago, trade was placed in the
knds of Congress. The Presi-
tnt's ability to negotiate is ac-
Jly a delegation of authority
im the Congress.
| By working together, Congress
nd the Administration can bring
own our record trade deficit; but
^en after we give the President
itter tools to negotiate
reements, we still have to
iuce our Federal Budget deficit
order to successfully solve our
ie imbalance.
Congressman San Gibbons
U.S. House of Representatives
Washington, D.C. 20515
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Page 18 The .Jewish F\or\d\an of Tampa/Friday, April 3, 1987
Invest Now, Pay Tax Later
Health Information
March's page on the calendar
fills most of lives with thoughts of
spring! To say the least, it is a
very festive time. Serious-minded
investors, however, have to crowd
another matter into their busy
schedules: a little item called tax
return preparation. Oh how we
fret that the tax collector will take
an unseemly amount of our hard-
earned bucks.
Actually, for prudent minded
souls tax planning is a non-stop,
year 'round event, but this time of
year puts special focus on its im-
portance. If the tax consequenses
of investment decisions have not
been previously considered, the
April 15th tax deadline can put
fear into the hearts of jaded
speculator and conservative in-
vestor alike.
We would like to take advan-
tage of this moment not to give
last minute advice which is
always dangerous but to review
some of the tax-advantaged in-
vestment alternatives that are
now "standard fare" and
available to all any time of the
For those of us who have just
discovered they owe Uncle Sam
for 1986, we may still contribute
to an IRA or other qualified
retirement plan and deduct it on
our tax returns. In 1987 the rules
If you don't already have an
IRA, you have until April 15th to
set one up. Self-employed in-
dividuals can still open a SEP
or Simplified Employee Plan.
Although both of these plans are
similar the maximum contribu-
tions differ. (An accountant or a
stockbroker can answer your
Most brokerage firms have self-
directed plans, which means you
and your broker can choose from a
long list of investments to meet
your goals and desires. Anything
from super safe Certificates of
Deposit to mutual funds to limited
partnerships (for those who are
not faint at heart.)
But don't wait too long to set up
your retirement plan (or fund and
existing plan.) April brings a flood
of last minute Larry's to our
Now is also the time to begin
your 1987 tax planning program.
Some suggestions for tax-freedom
and tax-deferral of income are
respectfully submitted for your
High perhaps highest on
the priority list are familiar items
called municipal bonds. These
debt securities are issued by state
and local governments to finance
one project or another. The in-
terest paid on such bonds, happily,
is not taxable by Uncle Sam.
If one happens to joyously find
himself in a high tax bracket, such
tax-exempt bonds have to be a
priority consideration. Even if
your bracket is not so high a com-
parison between the tax-free
status of a "municipal" versus the
taxable income from other in-
vestments might produce some
mouth-watering, tax saving
Municipal bonds are also
available in "packages," such as
provided in mutual funds and uni-
ty trusts. The diversification and
professional selection of such
packages can add a considerable
element of safety to the invest-
ment and maybe a few other in-
vestment benefits.
Insurance companies are also
not insensitive to their clients' tax
savings requirements. According-
ly, they invented a few years back
a little item called the tax-defered
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The virtues of such TDA's are
many. First, the principal accrued
interest are safe, a statement that
can't be made about most in-
vestments. It is free from market
fluctuations. Second, it's liquid. In
fact, it has guaranteed liquidity.
That means you can get your
money back with minimal or no
delay, no questions asked.
Finally, they help the investor
save on taxes which is why we
mentioned them in the first place.
Specifically, so long as the money
remains in the annuity, the in-
terest on principal and the in-
terest on the interest (compoun-
ding!) is free from all three tax col-
lectors (federal, state and local.)
No tax is paid, in fact, until you
withdraw more than your original
investment or begin receiving
regular income payments. Not
bad! And you can buy little TDA's
or big ones. They're available in
all shapes and sizes. Insurance
brokers and stock brokers vie for
this business. It's healthy
Of course, you can also save on
taxes by not investing (or saving)
in anything. That way you don't
generate any taxable income.
That's a little like biting off your
nose, etc., but high taxes can
make investors do strange things
like becoming investors.
We like our suggestions better
because they can generate some
tax-protected income to better
help you celebrate this glorious
time of year even with taxes!
(Mindy Klein is a financial con-
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Call 229-2500 for answers to your
investment questions.
Divorce Group
Therapy Available
If you have recently filed for
divorce or are trying to get over a
divorce, the University of South
Florida's psychology department
may be able to help with your
emotional adjustment.
An eight-week group therapy
study conducted by the
Psychological Services Center will
begin April 6. The therapy is
designed to ease emotional adjust-
ment to divorce and to teach skills
necessary to surviving as a single
person or single mother. If you
are a woman 18-50, have filed for
divorce or have been legally
divorced for less than 12 months,
you are eligible for the study.
The therapy will be conducted
by an advanced doctoral student
supervised by an experienced
clinical psychology faculty
member. No fee will be charged
for participation in this study and
confidentiality is assured. For
more information or to make an
appointment, call the clinic at
1 800 432 3706
Diabetes is an insulin deficiency
affecting many Americans. The
essential insulin hormone is need-
ed for bodily use of sugars.
The health information program
Health Matters, Sunday, April 5
at 1 p.m. will explain what
diabetes is, how it affects the body
and how it has been detected and
treated in the past.
Future treatment of diabetics
will be examined by viewing the
new advances developed in
Program guests include Jeanne
Kennedy, RN, diabetes instructor
in the St. Joseph's Pediatrics
Department and Diane Karl, MD,
a physician specializing in the
treatment of the diabetic patient.
Health Matters, sponsored by
St. Joseph's Hospital is seen Sun-
day's at 1 p.m. on Channel 10.
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and Directors of
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Community Relations Committee
Host Legislative Breakfast
Friday, April 3, 1987/The Jewish Floridian of Tampa Page 19
The Community Relations Com-
mittee of the Tampa Jewish
federation, which is co-chaired by
Nathaniel Doliner and Rabbi H.
)avid Rose, recently hosted a
egislative breakfast at the Centre
Club. "The breakfast was an op-
ortunity for the Hillsborough
bounty Legislative Delegation
Ind leadership from the Jewish
ommunity to come together to
Jiscuss issues of mutual concern,"
ccording to Linda Goldstein,
tiairman of the program.
Representatives Helen Gordon
[?avis, James Hargrett, and Ron
Elickman were among the delega-
lon that attended the breakfast,
lides from the offices of
Representatives Brian Rush,
Mary Figg and from the office of
Senator Pat Frank were also in
Lee Tobin, President of the
Jewish Community Center;
Audrey Haubenstock, President
of the Tampa Jewish Family Ser-
vices; Juliette Rodriguez, Ad-
ministrator of Mary Walker
Apartments and the Jewish
Towers; and Bill Kalish, Vice
President of the Tampa Jewish
Federation, gave brief descrip-
tions of their agency's role and
discussed their concerns with the
legislators. Bernie Friedman,
Government Affairs Consultant
for the Florida Association of
Jewish Federations spoke about
the significance of a Jewish lobby
in Tallahassee and the importance
of developing a relationship bet-
ween legislators and the Jewish
Among the many issues that
were raised were sales tax, liabili-
ty insurance, senior guardianship,
and care for the elderly.
Greater attention needs to be
paid towards opening lines of com-
munication between our
legislative delegation and the
Jewish community. The
legislative breakfast was the step
towards sensitizing each other to
areas of mutual concern.
JWB, Pittsburgh JCC To Sponsor April 22-23
Consultation On Substance Abuse Programming
NEW YORK In response to
e realization that substance
|buse is a growing problem that
ust be faced by the Jewish corn-
unity, JWB and the Jewish
ommunity Center of Pittsburgh
taking the lead in co-
onsoring an innovative "Con-
ltation on Substance Abuse Pro-
mming," it was announced by
B Health, Physical Education
nd Recreation Committee Chair-
lan Philip Shiekman, a JWB
Board member and active leader
in the Philadelphia Jewish
The Consultation, which will
take place Wednesday and Thurs-
day, April 22-23, at the Pittsburgh
Jewish Community Center, is ex-
pected to attract more than 100
lay leaders and professionals in-
cluding directors of teen pro-
grams, health, physical education
and recreation programs, and
Demjanjuk 3-Judge Panel
;efuses To Disqualify Self
le trial of suspected war
iminal John Demjanjuk
|as marked by rancor bet-
leen the defense counsel
id the three-judge bench
st week as a West German
Irist took the witness stand
give testimony about a
ly document in the case.
|Demjanjuk's American at-
rney, Mark O'Connor, and his
raeli aide, Yoram Sheftel, ob-
cted strenuously that they were
given time to study the writ-
in testimony on which the
jitness, Helga Gravitz, will be
>ss-examined. Gravitz, a Ham-
rg district attorney since 1966,
J active in researching and pro-
Icuting former Nazis and their
(defense objections
ere overruled but the court
reed, over protests by the pro-
cution, to cancel the afternoon
Ission to allow O'Connor and
peftel to scrutinize the material,
avitz will be questioned about
identification card reportedly
ring Demjanjuk's photograph
physical details, issued at the
awniki SS camp where guards
ere trained for their duties at
Treblinka and Sobibor death
tie card was obtained from the
^viet Union and the defense con-
ids it is a forgery. Gravitz, who
gathered documents in a
jmber of countries, including the
iSR, will testify as an expert.
Jeanwhile, the Supreme Court
agreed to hear a defense ap-
I against the three-judge
riel's refusal to disqualify itself,
-onnor had demanded that the
tees step down because of alleg-
| bias against the defendant and
lawyers. The motion was
lied, and the court refused to
(spend the hearing while the ap-
' was pending.
it of the court, insisted the
nch has acted "with more than
pal forbearance" in hearing the
But there is evident an-
athy between the judges and
fense counsel.
O'Connor was sharply
reprimanded last week for the
manner in which he cross-
examined Martin Roller, a
Holocaust survivor who was
employed by the U.S. occupation
forces in Europe after World War
II investigating Nazi war crimes.
Roller, 67, was questioned
about his testimony in the 1978
denaturalization trial in Florida of
alleged war criminal Feodor
Fedorenko who, like Demjanjuk,
was identified as a guard at the
Treblinka death camp. He describ-
ed as "cold and almost hostile"
the Florida court's attitude
toward Treblinka survivors who
testified about Fedorenko's
ASKED BY O'Connor if he felt
the same way about his cross-
examination here, Roller replied,
"Heaven forbid." Judge Levin in-
terjected, "That should put Mr.
O'Connor in a better mood."
resident and day camps from
Jewish Community Centers and
YM-YWHAs throughout North
America. They will come together
to share practical, hands-on infor-
mation on how to cope with this
alarming and increasingly
widespread problem.
The Consultation, which will
feature two prominent speakers
Susan Kendall Newman and
Dr. Abraham J. Twerski will
emphasize practical, hands-on
training so that participants may
learn about what has already been
done in this emerging field.
Seminars and workshops will
focus on programmatic, organiza-
tional and professional issues as
well as community involvement
and committee development. The
Consultation is intended to pro-
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Massachusetts Senator Edward M. Kennedy (right
foreground), and Moshe Rivlin, world chairman, Jewish Na-
tional Fund, leave the John F. Kennedy Memorial, outside
Jerusalem, after visiting the monument's memorial flame and
bas relief of the late U.S. President. They proceeded to the adjoin-
ing Kennedy Peace Forest for a tree-planting ceremony at the
Kennedy Family Planting Circle. Senator Kennedy'% sister, Jean
Smith Kennedy, planted a sapling in honor of her mother, Rose
Kennedy, while Senator Kennedy planted a sapling in memory of
his brother, Robert Francis Kennedy. The Senator also visited the
pine tree that he planted on his first trip to the site exactly 20
years ago in December 1966. JNF is the agency responsible for af-
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Carter's New Dreams of Glory
Says Assad, Hussein Prepared To Enter Into Peace Talks
Former President Jimmy
Carter arrived in Israel
Thursday (March 26) saying
he was convinced that the
leaders of Syria and Jordan
would join direct peace talks
with Israel held within the
framework of an interna-
tional peace conference.
Meeting with Vice Premier and
Foreign Minister Shimon Peres
shortly after reaching Jerusalem
by the Allenby Bridge from Jor-
dan, Carter said that President
Hafez Assad of Syria understood
that an international conference
was the next stage toward direct
HE SAID that King Hussein of
Jordan wanted to advance the
peace process and held "flexible
views," but was unable to move
forward in the absence of an inter-
national forum. According to
Carter, Assad regards Jordan as
"a leading force in the peace pro-
cess." Carter said that in his own
view, Syria, too, has an important
role in the process.
Carter's visit to Israel, his first
since 1983, is the final leg of a tour
that took him to Algeria, Egypt,
Syria and Jordan. The former
President stressed repeatedly
here and in the Arab capitals that
his visit was private and the views
he expressed were his own. He
made clear he is not representing
the U.S.
He made several statements in
the course of his journey on the
need to include the Palestine
Liberation Organization in an in-
ternational conference.
Israel coincided with the eighth
anniversary of the signing of the
Israel-Egyptian peace treaty on
March 26, 1979 at a White House
ceremony. The signatories were
then Israeli Premier Menachem
Begin and the late President An-
war Sadat of Egypt. Carter
engineered the treaty.
Carter asked for a meeting with
Begin, who has been living in
seclusion at his suburban
Jerusalem home since he resigned
from office in August 1983. Ac-
cording to Begin's spokesman.
Yechiel Kadishai, the 73-year-old
former Premier said "that he
can't see him, that's all. He didn't
give any reason." Begin and
Carter last met during Carter's
1983 visit.
Carter told reporters Thursday
that one of the lessons of Camp
David, at which Egypt, Israel and
the U.S. talked was that one
should not stick to any single
specific formula in pursuing peace
and that it is time to advance to a
new stage. He said that would
seem to be an international
HE SAID his visit to Israel was
to raise questions and float ideas
for Israeli leaders, as a private
citizen. He added that he had
never succeeded in convincing
Israelis "or anyone else" to do
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what they did not want to do.
Asked why the peace process
had not advanced after Camp
David, Carter said "Perhaps there
is more I could have done, but I
don't think that in the last six
years (the tenure of the Reagan
Administration) it has been as
high a priority as it has been with
me, when it was almost an
Carter expressed hope never-
theless that the last two years of
the Reagan Administration would
see the Middle East peace process
become a greater priority.
The Reagan Administration
sharply criticized Carter for a
remark before the American
Chamber of Commerce in Cairo
last week that there was "missing
leadership" in Washington.
"President Reagan has not been
inclined to use negotiation and
diplomacy as a means to achieve
our nation's goals as have his
Democratic and Republican
predecessors. He's more inclined
to exert America's military
strength, either the actual use of
it or the threat of it," Carter said.
an angry response from White
House spokesman Marlin Fitz-
water last Friday. He said the Ad-
ministration was "deeply disap-
pointed" that Carter would make
such a statement on the "very
delicate" Mideast peace process
while in a foreign country. "It is
not right to say we have not been
pursuing the peace process in the
Middle East," Fitzwater said.
State Department spokesman
Charles Redman declared that
"This Administration has remain-
ed actively involved in the peace
process and is deeply committed
to it."
Carter met with Assad in
Damascus for three-and-a-half
hours Sunday, according to
Syria's official news agency,
Sana, discussing "issues relating
to the international situation, the
Middle East and Lebanon."
earlier Tuesday (March 24) asser-
ting that"As long as the parties
stay flexible and listen to contrary
views, the hope for a (interna-
tional) conference is kept alive."
He met with King Hussein and
Crown Prince Hassan.
Also, while in Amman, Carter
called for the release of prisoners
in Israel and hostages in Lebanon.
"All those being held on both
sides, unless being guilty of some
crime, should be released," he
In Jerusalem Thursday, Carter
said he had no word on any possi-
ble progress on the hostage issue
in Lebanon.
Peres Raps
Unity Gov't.
Foreign Minister Shimon Peres
expressed sharp criticism of the
Labor-Likud national unity
government Wednesday and came
down strongly on one side of an
issue that could result in its
Addressing the leadership of the
National Religious Party, Peres
spoke forcefully against Jewish
settlements in the administered
territories. There was no need for
towns like Emmanuel and Ariel in
the West Bank, he said, which
serve as no more than bedroom
He also charged that the unity
government had no real political
or social program, implying that
he saw no justification for it to
While he spoke, Likud's Deputy
Premier and Housing Minister
David Levy was dedicating the
new West Bank settlement of
Betar, just south of Jerusalem.
He did so in face of a protest
demonstration by the Peace Now
movement and a delegation from
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Congregations/Organizations Events

Tampa Chapter
Diamond Jubilee
Donor Luncheon
The Tampa Chapter ot
Hadassah will celebrate 75 years
of "Dreaming, Daring and Doing"
during its Diamond Jubilee Donor
Luncheon on Tuesday, April 7 at
11:30 a.m. in the roof-level
Wilson's Plover room at the
beautiful new Hyatt Regency
Westshore on the Courtney
Campbell Causeway.
Nancy Mizrahi, president, Blan-
che Spivack and Margery Stern,
luncheon co-chairwomen, assisted
to committee members, Sylvia
Gertzman, Candy Latter, Freda
Rosenbaum and Dorothy Skop, in-
vite all chapter members and
friends to attend in support of the
two hospitals in Israel which pro-
vide unrestricted health care to all
patients, regardless of race, creed
or national origin. The Profes-
sional duo, "Paul and a Pop Tart."
will entertain the Donors and
Angels during and after the
For reservations please call
Freda Rosenbaum, 879-3244 or
Dorothy Skop, 839-0167. The
plate charge is $15 per person.
Ameet Chapter Honored
Ameet Chapter of Hadassah,
the largest women's volunteer
group in the United States, will
celebrate their achievements at a
donor luncheon on Sunday, April
5, at 11:30 a.m. at the Guest
Quarters Hotel.
Miriam Portman of Maiden,
Mass., will be speaker for this im-
portant event. Mrs. Portman has
an impressive background in
Zionist affairs. She is a member of
the National Service Committee
of Hadassah, and at present holds
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and Leadership Development.
Miriam is a past president of the
New England Region, a member
of the National Zionist Affairs
Task Force Organizatinal Field
Team as well as a National
Membership Task Force advisor.
Mrs. Portman has led four tours
to Israel during the years 1974-79.
Her enthusiams has inspired
many Jewish women whose
Zionist interests and aspects of
Jewish life had become dormant.
It was natural for Miriam Port-
man to become actively involved
in Zionist Affairs as her father
(Julius Freedman) and her mother
were both ardent in Jewish mat-
ters. Miriam and her physician
husband have three sons who have
made numerous trips to Israel.
She has contributed heavily to
civic interests in Maiden and other
New England states.
Chairpersons for the Donor-
Achievement Luncheon are Judy
Levitt and Mina Kune. Donor
Secretary is Phyllis Minkin and
Big (Jifts Chairman is Betty
Hadassah Bargain
Newcomers And Non-Members
This is the time to join Hadassah
with a special introductory offer
of $15 that will give you a 14
month membership for new
members only. Send your check
for $15 by May 15 to Dorothy
Skop, 4411 Bay Court, Tampa,
33611 or call her at 839-0167.
Hadassah prides itself on the
unique priciple of deducting only 6
percent of project monies for ad-
ministrative costs and 94 percent
goes directly to Israel for its many
worthwhile projects. The medical
research at the Hadassah Hospital
can be of great direct benefit to all
of us. We have an active member-
ship with interesting programs.
This is the place to meet old
friends and make new ones so
become a member today.
Sunday, April 12
9:30-11 a.m.
Adult Jewish Law Series
Speaker: Charles Tatelbaum.
Topic: "A Bet Din" (Court of
Jewish Law) A New Right or
Remedy for Jews."
Monthly Meeting
Tuesday, April 21, at 6:30 p.m.
The guest speaker will be Lisa
Bush, assistant director of the
Tampa Jewish Federation. Her
topic will be "Images of Israel."
B'nai B'rith Youth Organization
is happy to announce the
revitalization of their B'nai B'rith
Girls Chapter, Ernest Maas. We
have some girls that are very en-
thusiastic io meet other
highschool age girls. Their
meetings are held once a week
with a joint program with the
AZA once a month or more. There
are several conventions around
the state of Florida and everyone
has the opportunity to meet
friends from all over. If you are in-
terested in joining the largest
Jewish Youth Organization in the
nation please feel free to contact
Ellen Silverman at 872-4451.
For more information about
B'nai B'rith please contact Ellen
Silverman, Assistant Regional
Director of North Florida Council.
The North Tampa Reform
Jewish Association continues its
ongoing adult education series on
Friday, April 3, as it welcome
guest speaker Leslye
Winkelman, executive director
for the southeast region of the
Anti-Defamation League of B'nai
B'rith. Ms. Winkelman's topic is
"Combatting Anti-Semitism in
Tampa, south Florida and around
the world."
According to Dr. Hans
Juergensen. adult education
chairman, Ms. Winkelman will ad-
dress the congregation im-
mediately following regular Sab-
bath services at 8 p.m. at the Com-
munity Masonic Lodge, 402 W.
Waters Ave., Tampa. Members,
prospective members and guests
from the community are most cor-
dially invited to attend. An Oneg
Shabbat reception will conclude
the evening. There is no admission
The North Tampa Reform
Jewish Association is planning
another informative and
stimulating program in its ongo-
ing adult education series. On
Sunday, April 5, the congrega-
tion's adult education chairman,
Dr. Hans Juergensen, will ad-
dress the group on the "Historical
consideration of Humanism in
light of the current controversy."
Dr. Juergensen, professor of
humanities, is a prominent
faculty member at the Universi-
ty of South Florida, but is not a
secular humanist.
Coffee and cake will be served
at 9 a.m., followed by Dr.
Juergensen's talk at 9:30. The
program will be held at the Com-
munity Masonic Lodge, 402 W.
Waters Ave., Tampa. Members,
prospective members and guests
from the community are cordially
invited. There is no admission
Practice Seders
In order to have their students
fully prepared for the forthcoming
holiday of Passover, Congrega-
tion Kol Ami's Religious School is
looking forward to the Practice
Seders which will take place on
Sunday, April 12. The Congrega-
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necessary food items and make
the other needed preparations.
All the children will be assigned
parts as each class will be respon-
sible for specific portions of the
Haggadah. After these practice
sessions. There's no doubt that all
the students will be ready to fully
participate in their home Seders.
April Happenings
On Friday, April 3, at 8 p.m.,
Rodeph Sholom will have a family
Shabbat service. Parents and
children are cordially invited to
come and join us. All children with
April birthdays will be honored at
this time.
On Sunday morning, April 5,
Rodeph Sholom's pre-k through
8th grade will take part in Model
Seders. Mrs. Karen Patron, our
Religious School principal, will be
leading the Seder for pre-k
through 2nd grade. Rabbi Berger,
Cantor Hauben and Mrs. Sylvia
Richman will be leading 3rd
through 8th grade. Classes will
meet that morning prior to the
Seders. All Religious School
parents are cordially invited to
On Sunday, April 5, 9th through
12th grade Religious School
classes will have Leslye
Winkelman as a guest speaker,
her topic will be Anti-Semitism; in
the school, in friendships, and in
the neighborhood.
Spring Break for Rodeph
Sholom Religious School classes
will be from April 12 through
April 25. Classes will resume on
April 26.
Special Event
Thursday, April 16, will be a
special evening at Congregation
Rodeph Sholom at 8 p.m. The
American Stage Company and
Konglomerati Foundation for
Literature and the Book Arts will
present A Staged Reading of the
Play The Trial ofG-d in honor of
Eli Wiesel and the awarding of
the Nobel Peace Prize to him. This
is a special event that you will not
want to miss! For further infor-
mation, please contact the Rodeph
Sholom Synagogue office at
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pointment (adjacent to Humana
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Celebrates Purim
On March 16, Superman, Rain-
bow Bear, clowns, bunnies,
policemen, punk rockers, and of
course Queen Esther and King
Ahashverosh visited the Hillel
School for its annual Purim
The fun-filled day began with a
costume parade, and the students
had the opportunity to enjoy each
other's creativity. The judges for
the Costume Contest viewed each
costume, and one winner was
selected from each grade. Even
the teachers got into the act,
entertaining their students as
singing and dancing raisins! After
lunch, Hillel students, their
parents, and younger brothers
and sisters were treated to a fun-
filled Purim carnival, courtesy of
Hillel's Student Government. For
10 cents, you could have your for-
tune told, shave cream off a
balloon, "feed" Haman, toss a
basketball or a bean bag, squirt
the candle, throw wet sponges at
your friends, or blow flour off a
dish to reveal a hidden candy!
The Student Government also
sponsored a bake sale as part of
the carnival. According to Hillel
Student Government President
Robin Pegler, the carnival
sucessfully raised over $100 for
Student Government activities.
As the carnival festivities drew to
an end, the winners of Hillel's
Purim costume contest were an-
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JWB Jewish Book Council Announces Nominees For
Prestigious 38th Annual National Jewish Book Awards
NEW YORK Nominees for
the 1987 National Jewish Book
Awards have been announced by
the JWB Jewish Book Council.
Now in their 38th year, the Na-
tional Jewish Book Awards are
given by the JWB Jewish Book
Council to North American
authors of Jewish books of
scholarly and/or literary ex-
cellence. Except in the Israel
category, authors must be citizens
or permanent residents of the
U.S. or Canada. The awards are
for books published during the
previous year.
Nominees have been selected in
the fields of the Holocaust,
Israel, Jewish Thought, Fiction,
Jewish History, Scholarship,
Children's Literature, Visual
Arts and Illustrated Children's
For the National Jewish Book
Award-Holocaust, the nominees
are: Robert J. Lifton, Nazi Doc-
tors: Medical Killing and the
Psychology of Genocide (Basic
Books); and Walter Laqueur and
Richard Breitman, Breaking the
Silence (Simon and Schuster).
Nominees for the National
Jewish Book Award-Israel are:
Samuel Heilman, A Walker in
Jerusalem (Summit Books); David
K. Shipler, Arab and Jew: Wound-
ed Spirits in a Promised Land
(Times Books); and Bernard
Lewis, Semites and Anti-Semites
(W.W. Norton).
Nominees for the National
Jewish Book Award-Jewish
Thought are: Arnold M. Eisen,
Galut: Modern Jewish Reflection
on Homelessness and Homecoming
Indiana University Press);
Jonathan S. Woocher, Sacred
Survival: The Civil Religion of
American Jews (Indiana Universi-
ty Press); and Norbert M.
Samuelson, translator (with com-
mentary), The Exalted Faith, by
Abraham ibn Daud (Fairleigh
Dickinson University Press).
Nominees for the National
Jewish Book Award-Fiction are:
Daphne Merkin, Enchantment
(Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich);
Laurel Bauer, Vertical Hold (St.
Martin's Press); and Allan Appel,
The Rabbi of Casino Boulevard
(St. Martin's Press).
Nominees for the National
Jewish Book Award-Jewish
History are: Dan A. Oren, Join-
ing the Club: A History of Jews
and Yale (Yale University Press);
Alan F. Segal, Rebecca's Children:
Judaism and Christianity in the
Roman World (Harvard Universi-
ty Press); and David Biale, Power
and Powerlessness in Jewish
History (Schocken Books).
Nominees for the National
Jewish Book Award-
Scholarship are: Reuven Ham-
mer, translator (with notes), Sifre:
A Tannaitic Commentary on the
Book of Deuteronomy (Yale
University Press); David W.
Halivni, Midrash, Mishnah and
Gemara: The Jewish Predilection
for Justified Law (Harvard
University Press); and Allan J.
Cutler and Helen E. Cutler, The
Jew as Ally of the Muslim:
Medieval Roots of Anti-Semitism
(University of Notre Dame Press).
Nominees for the National
Jewish Book Award-Children's
Literature are: Eileen Bluestone
Sherman, Monday in Odessa
(Jewish Publication Society); Max-
ine Schur, Hannah Szenes: A Song
of Light (Jewish Publication Socie-
ty); and Nancy Pitt, Beyond the
High White Wall (Charles
Scribner'8 Sons.)
Nominees for the National
Jewish Book Award-Visual Arts
are: Joy Ungerleider-Mayerson,
Jewish Folk Art: From Biblical
Days to Modern Times (Summit
Books); Vivian B. Mann and Nor-
man Kleeblatt, Treasures of the
Jewish Museum (Universe); and
Yale Strom and Brian Blue, The
Last Jews of Eastern Europe
(Philosophical Library).
Nominees for the National
Jewish Book Award-Illustrated
Children's Books are: Marilyn
Hirsh, author, and Devis Grebu, il-
lustrator, Joseph Who Loved the
Sabbath (Viking); Myra C. Liv-
ingston, author, and Lloyd Bloom,
illustrator, Poems for Jewish
Holidays (Holiday House); and
Warwick Hutton, author and il-
lustrator, Moses in the Bulrushes
Winners in all categories will be
announced in mid-May. The
authors will be presented their
awards by the JWB Jewish Book
Council at the National Jewish
Book Awards ceremony on
Wednesday, June 10, in the Kauf-
man Auditorium of the Ramaz Up-
per School, New York City. A
cash prize of $750 and a certificate
of recognition will be given to
each winning author, and a cita-
tion will be presented to the
Among the past winners of the
Awards widely considered to be
the highest recognition in
American Jewish literature are
Cynthia Ozick, Isaac Bashevis
Singer, Elie Wiesel, Bernard
Malamud, John Hersey, Irving
Howe, Leon Uris and Philip Roth.
Susan Kendall Newman and Dr. Abraham J. Twerski will be the
featured speakers at an innovative "Consultation on Substance
Abuse Programming," co-sponsored by JWB and the Pittsburgh
Jewish Community Center, to be held in Pittsburgh on April
22-23, 1987.
The JWB Jewish Book Council
seeks to promote North American
Jewish literary creativity, Jewish
libraries and an appreciation of
Jewish literature.
In addition to conferring the an-
nual National Jewish Book
Awards, the Council sponsors
Jewish Book Month, publishes the
trilingual Jewish Book Annual,
syndicates "Jewish Books in
Review," issues Jewish Book
World and serves as a clearing
house for information about
Jewish books.
Jewish Television Magazine
Celebrates Passover and Spring
Passover is a favorite Jewish
holiday to many people not only
because it is a celebration of
freedom but because it coincides
with the arrival of spring. The
April edition of "Jewish Televi-
sion Magazine," a monthly
magazine format program produc-
ed by the Council of Jewish
Federations, celebrates both the
holiday and its season.
The program begins by retrac-
ing the steps of the Children of
Israel as they wandered, accor-
ding to the accont in Exodus,
through the Sinai Desert for 40
Community Calendar
Friday, April 3
Candlelighting tine 6:29 p.m.
8 p.m. Rodeph Sholom Family Service
8 p.m. North Tampa Reform Jewish Association Guest
Leslye Winkelman
8 p.m. Tampa Jewish Family Services Shabbat at
Schaarai Zedek
Saturday, April 4
JCC Fantasia Auction
Sunday, April 5
Tune in "The Sunday Simcha" WMNF 88.5FM 11 a.m.1
North Tampa Reform Jewish Association Adult Educa-
tion 9 a.m. Dr. Juergensen
10 a.m. JCC/Chabad Lubavitch Matzah Bake-in
11 a.m. Hadassah/Ameet Donor Brunch
I p.m. Kol Ami Boneem
7 p.m. Kol Ami Kadima and USY
7:30 p.m. Kol Ami Adult Education
Monday, April C
10 a.m. Schaarai Zedek Board and General meeting
Schaarei Zedek Joint Sisterhood Luncheon with Kol Ami
and Rodeph Sholom
1:30 p.m. Jewish War Veterans Auxiliary Board meeting
7 p.m. Jewish Studies Institute Model Seder at Mary
Walker Apartments
7:30 p.m. Brandeis Women Jewish Short Stories
7:30 p.m. Jewish Towers Residents Association Member-
ship meeting
Tuesday, April 7
9:30 a.m. ORT/Bay Horizons Board meeting
II a.m. Hadassah/Tampa Chapter Donor Luncheon
*> p.m. Tampa Jewish Federation B and P Network
Board meeting
7:30 p.m. Hillel School Board meeting
8 p.m. Chabad Lubavitch Study Group
8 p.m. Hadassah/Ameet Board meeting
8 p.m. Kol Ami Men's Club Board meeting
Wednesday. April 8
Jewish Community Food Bank
11 a.m. National Council Jewish women General meeting
12:30 p.m. Kol Ami Senior Socialites
4:45 p.m. Tampa Jewish Family Services Executive Com-
mittee meeting
5:30 p.m. ADL of B'nai B'rith Executive Committee
7:30 p.m. ADL of B'nai B'rith Education Committee
7:30 p.m. Jewish Women for Jewish Survival
Rodeph Sholom Men's Club meeting
Thursday, April 9
10 a.m. Brandeis Women Literature Study Group
7:50 p.m. Kol Ami Board meeting
Friday, April 10
Candlelighting tine 7:33 p.m.
8 p.m. Kol Ami Teacher Appreciation Shabbat
8 p.m. Rodeph Sholom JCC Shabbat
Saturday, April 11
9:30 am. Kol Ami Youth Service
Sunday, April 12
Tune in "The Sunday Simcha" WMNF 88.5FM 11 a.m.1
JCC Pool Opens
noon Kol Ami All Youth meeting
Kol Ami Model Seder
JCC Pre-school Open House
Monday, April 13
noon Tampa Jewish Federation/Women's Division Board
12:15 p.m. Schaarai Zedek Executive Committee
4:30 p.m. Mary Walker Apartments Board meeting
6 p.m. Rodeph Sholom Congregational Seder
Tuesday, April 14
JCC Closed
11 a.m. Schaarai Zedek Passover Services
6 p.m. Rodeph Sholom Seder
6:30 p.m. Schaarai Zedek Seder
7 p.m. Kol Ami Seder
8 p.m. Chabad Lubavitch Seder
Wednesday. April 15
JCC Closed
9:30 a.m. Kol Ami Services
7:30 p.m. Tampa Bay Jewish Singles Board meeting
8 p.m. Chabad Lubavitch Seder
Thursday, April 16
10 a.m. Brandeis Women Art Study Group
5:50 p.m. JCC Executive Board meeting
8 p.m. JCC Board meeting
Friday, April 17
Candlelighting time 7:36 p.m.
JCC Camp Day
6:30 p.m. Kol Ami .Services
6:30 p.m. Rodeph Sholom Services
years before arriving at the Pro-
mised Land. To this day, as the
first segment of the program
shows, one can find in that rugged
terrain evidence of the kind of life
those wanderers must have led.
One can also find today modern
factories that make the matzo, the
flat unleavened bread, which
those ancestors, in their rush to
leave Egypt, were obliged to eat
and which we still eat today on
Passover. The second segment of
the program takes viewers to see
how this ancient food is baked
Another segment of the pro-
gram highlights a seder en-
thusiastically conducted in a
modern kibbutz in the desert not
far from where the Israelites are
said to have wandered.
In deference to the spring
season, a time often thought
peculiarly conducive to falling in
love, the longest segment of the
program focuses on ways in which
single Jewish people are being in-
troduced to one another in Jewish
settings in Miami, Baltimore and
Washington, D.C. Part of the seg-
ment features Senator Rudy
Boschwitz of Minnesota, the so-
called "Cupid of Capitol Hill,"
who brings single people together
particularly to celebrate Jewish
holidays which they might other-
wise have to face alone.
The program also celebrates the
joyousness of the season and the
holiday with a couple of musical
selections by a popular band called
Selah, formerly known as the
Diaspora Yeshiva Band.
The host of the series is film and
television actor Stephen Macht,
currently best known to viewers
for his featured role on "Cagney
and Lacey."
The programs which make up
the "Jewish Television Magazine"
series are made available to local
Jewish communities affiliated
with the Council of Jewish
Federations, which then obtain air
time on their local television
In Tampa, Jewish Television
Magazine (JTV) will be shown
four times in April on Channel 12,
which is Jones Intercable. JTV
will be aired Sunday, April 19 and
April 26 at 4 p.m. and Tuesday,
April 21 and April 28 at 9 p.m.
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