Yeshivoth in Hungary Close As Students Flee Country, Rabbi Says
Menu JTA Search

Yeshivoth in Hungary Close As Students Flee Country, Rabbi Says

Download PDF for this date

Rabbi Yehezkiel Jakobowitz of Sholtvarkert, a recent member of the Rabbis Committee of Budapest, arrived here today with his family to settle in Israel. Rabbi Jakobowitz said that the yeshivoth in Hungary were recently closed because the bulk of their students had fled the country during and after the rebellion.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund