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Lot 13

"Niv HaTiron" - Mouthpiece of the Tenuat HaTzofim HaIvrim in Eretz Israel. Shavout 1947

Niv HaTiron, newsletter of the Histadrut HaTzofim HaIvrim B'Eretz Yisrael - Shichvat HaTironim - Haifa. Shavuot 1947. Printed by stencil with illustrations. Texts relate to the Holocaust of European Jewry, the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, Aliya and Self-Defense. Rare.

The booklet opens with poems about spring that are followed by a story about making baskets in honor of Shavuot. Article regarding the flora and fauna of the country and a commemoration of the 4th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising: "This uprising prophesied the embers of hope in the heart of our nation that suffered in the Diaspora during the years of war: We have not yet lost our hope! We will not be like lost sheep, we will not walk straight into the crematorium and gas chambers! We will rise up! We will fight our enemies until our last drops of blood!" It also includes a touching poem addressed to the "heroes of the ghetto," that praised the dead for their bravery during the uprising. Includes a paragraph with the biography of Mordechai Anielewicz, leader of the uprising and a poem in honor of the illegal immigrants. Some texts describe the duress of a Jewish family during the Holocaust and its decision to join the partisans, poem in honor of the homeland and more.

Rare publication that is not in the National Library.

14 leaves. Illustrated jacket title page with tear at the top right. Fine condition.