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Bidding Information
Lot #    28972
Auction End Date    1/25/2011 10:23:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Ha-yitakah shofar ba-ir, ve-'am lo yeharedu
Title (Hebrew)    היתקע שופר בעיר ועם לא יחרדו
Author    [Polemic - Unrecorded] Bet Din HaGadol
City    Jerusalem
Publisher    Defus Solomon
Publication Date    1948
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Poster, 472:310 mm., creased on folds and edges. Not in CD-EPI.
          
Detailed
Description
   A proclamtion from the Bet Din for all of the Ashkenzaic commmunities in Jerusalem, under the presidency of R. Zvi Pesah Frank.

There is an echo of saber rattling...on the skies of our Holy Land are now passing dark clouds...we have no one to rely on other that Our Father in Heaven..and therefore it is our holy obligation to cry out, to shout to pray and to implore [G-d] who had the power and the might...

Thursday, the 28th day of Menahem Av, 5718 [August 14, 1958], is designated to be a day of prayer and crying out to G-d.The poster mentions that after the morning Shemona Esrei, the Avenu Malkenu prayer is to be added, and in the afternoon, people should gather in synagogues for the reciting of Psalms and the prayers of a Yom Kippur Katan.

The declaration is signed by R, Eliyahu Romm, R. Avraham Dovid Rosenthal and R. Shraga Feivel Frank. A postscript is signed by R. Zvi Pesah Frank.

          
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Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
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Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
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