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Z. Weinper, Noted Yiddish Poet and Novelist, Dies in New York

Zion Weinper, national secretary of the Yiddisher Kultur Farband, noted Yiddish poet, essayist and novelist, died here today. He was 65. The funeral will be held Tuesday.

A native of the Ukraine Mr. Weiner came to this country in 1914. He served in the Jewish Legion in Palestine during the first World War and later published poetry and a novel based on his experiences in Palestine. His poetry has been translated into Hebrew, English and Russian.