Rabbi Aaron Eiseman, Founder of Jewish Welfare Board, Dead; Was 85
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Rabbi Aaron Eiseman, Founder of Jewish Welfare Board, Dead; Was 85

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Rabbi Aaron Eiseman, for many years spiritual leader in a number of New York congregations, died here yesterday at the age of 85. Born in New York City, Rabbi Eiseman was a founder of the Jewish Welfare Board and of the Jewish social fraternity, Zeta Beta Tau. He retired from the pulpit in 1935.

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