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Fishel Lachower, Noted Jewish Auteor, Editor, Critic, Dies at 64

Fishel Lachower, noted Jewish author, critic, editor and historian of Hebrew literature, died here today at the age of 64. Lachower, who was born in Poland, made a reputation there as a Hebrew writer and critic. In 1926 he came to the United States for a brief stay and then went to Palestine where he remained since. In Palestine he edited a number of magazines and specialized in editing and collecting the works of renowned Jewish literary figures throughout the world.