From Days Gone By: Lag Ba’omer, 1976

Courtesy of Lubavitch Archives, we present this photo of teachers and their students parading down Kingston Ave. on Lag Ba’omer, 1976. Can you identify anyone in the photo? which stores in the background are still around today?

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12 Comments

  • 4. Cant read? wrote:

    it says Weinsteins, realty is still there too. Can’t read the sign, but the florist may have been there then too

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  • 5. Anonymous wrote:

    This is Kingston ave between union & president
    Weinstein hardware is now owned by Pinson & the C Hts Gifts is now Judaica World
    Towards union is Lipsker’s grocery now owned by Kahn

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  • 6. To number 4 wrote:

    Lipsker’s was corner of E.P. The union grocery was owner by Berl Cohn already in the 70’s

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    • 7. lipsker wrote:

      The store now owned by kahan was owned by Reb Yankel Lipsker!
      Hershel Lipsker owned the the store on the corner of Eastern, but not yet.

  • 8. OUR BELOVED MORAH RAIZEL WOLVOVSKY wrote:

    WE HAD THE ZCHUS TO HAVE RAIZEL ON OUR STAFF FOR SO MANY YEARS
    HERE SHE IS WITH OWN PLAY GROUP BEFROE BNOS MENACHEM..
    THANK MORAH RAIZEL FOR THE ZCHUS TO HAVE OUR CHILDREN BE EDUCATED BY YOU .

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  • 11. Anonymous wrote:

    surprized to see open necklines and questionable sleeve lengths … why are they moaning about the tznius of today??!

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