Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
P. was born in New York,
Her parents were vest
She finished grammar and
high school and studied for two years in St. Johns
University in New York.
After working in various
activities, in September 1921 she became an office
secretary in the Yiddish Actors Union in New York, where
she has been engaged in that position until today.
P. is not only the office
secretary, but also often the "private lawyer" for the
Yiddish actors and actresses.
She has compiled the
"booklet lists" for the members of the Actors Union,
directing with the library and the union for the time of
her existence, and their many acts of assistance in the
technical work and business correspondences of the
"Lexicon of Yiddish Theatre".
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 3, page 1759.
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