Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 150
Estimate $ 200 - $ 250
Four issues of the 'Dvar' newspaper with the initial reports about the horrors occurring to the Jews in Europe. Tel Aviv, December 1942-February 1943. * Issue dated the 23rd of Kislev – December 2, 1942. Headlines relating to the destruction of the Jews of Belgium and Poland. * Issue dated December 4, 1942. Headlines stating that the decimation of the Jews of Europe has been confirmed. * Issue dated February 22, 1943. Headlines related to the horrors. Incomplete issue. * Issue dated February 27, 1942. Headline regarding the Struma disaster, the ship that was torpedoed and went down along with its 702 passengers. Only a section of the leaf. The issues have been preserved in moderate-fine condition.
Holocaust & Anti-Semitism