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Widow of German Author Operates Cab in Tel Aviv

September 17, 1933
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A woman taxi-driver, the first that Palestine has seen, appeared behind the wheel of a Te Aviv cab yesterday and attracted considerable attention even in this bustling, modern city.

The driver, Mrs. Zackheim, widow of the noted German-Jewish author, was unperturbed by the excitement her activities caused. She was nattily garbed in a blue and white outfit.

A cooperative group of women-drivers, most of them refugees from Germany, is reported to be organizing now in Tel Aviv.

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