Hebrew Aged to Give Minstrel Show June 17
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Hebrew Aged to Give Minstrel Show June 17

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A repeat program will be given by the “Home Minstrels” of the Home for the Aged and Infirm He brews at the City Home on Welfare Island on June 17, it was announced yesterday. Their first performance on May 23 so impressed Miss Eva LaPierre of the Hospital Musical Association, that she requested this particular program.

The members of the cast are residents of the Home, their ages ranging from 62 to 74.

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