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  • 19-year-old Girl Named by Winnipeg Temple As Canada’s First Female Cantor

    Nineteen-year-old Beverley Cohen, an attractive brunette who studies French at the University of Manitoba, earned the distinction today of being named Canada’s first female cantor. Her appointment was announced by Temple Sholom here. Miss Cohen, a mezzo soprano and prize-winning pianist, sang leading roles in three Gilbert & Sullivan operettas while in high school and… More ▸