Hanukkah in Dallas

by Paula Bosse

hanukkah_dmn_121757aThe Raymond Israel family, 1957

by Paula Bosse

A few photos of Hanukkah observances from the pages of The Dallas Morning News. The caption to the photo above:

“Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Israel, their daughter, Donna Beth, 10, and son, Steve, 13, light the first candle in preparation for the feast of Hanukkah, which starts Tuesday at sunset.” (DMN, Dec. 17, 1957)

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hanukkah_dmn_121938a(DMN, Dec. 19, 1938)

“Jews are now observing Hanukkah by lighting candles in their homes. This is an eight-day observance. Above, Sara Ann Kaufman, 6, of 2514 Grand, right, lights the candles at her home as her father, Sam Kaufman, center, and her sister, Mitzi Kaufman, 9, left, read the prayer book.”

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hanukkah_dmn_122354DMN, Dec. 23, 1954 (click for slightly larger image)

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hanukkah_dmn_120469DMN, Dec. 4, 1969

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Happy Hanukkah!

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