Auction 048 Rebbes of Satmar, Sighet and Bobov - Books, Objects, Letters and Manuscripts, Broadsides and Printed Items

Proclamation Against the Mizrachi – Signed by Prominent Rebbes and Rabbis in Transylvania – Sighet, 1930

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Proclamation against Zionsim and the Mizrachi movement. Sighet, 1930.
The main part of the leaf contains a proclamation originally published in Av 1920 in Grosswardein (Oradea), prohibiting joining or assisting the Zionist and Mizrachi movements, signed by the leading rebbes and rabbis in Transylvania and Maramureș: R. Moshe David Teitelbaum Rabbi of Magyarlápos, R. Shaul Brach Rabbi of Karoly, Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum, and others.
The proclamation is followed by an approbation dated 1930, signed by the rabbis and dayanim of Sighet: R. Shlomo Dov HaLevi Heller (son-in-law of the Erech Shai), R. David Meir Tabak (son of the Erech Shai) and R. Yekutiel Yehuda Gross (previously rabbi of Berbești).

[1] leaf. 32 cm. Good condition. Folding marks and creases. Minor wear. Minor marginal open tears, repaired in part with tape on verso.

Posters and Polemics – Sighetu Marmației and Satmar