Advertisement in Yiddish and Polish for child cantor performance

Advertisement for a performance by a child cantor

Łódź, Poland, Circa 1930s. Flier Announcing Performance

Polish-Yiddish flier advertising a performance by Kałmele Weitz, “the 10-year-old Caruso who astonished Łódź.” The flier states that the child cantor will lead the evening prayer services and perform with a quartet in the Sinai Synagogue on Nalewki Street, Warsaw, under the sponsorship of Tomkhe ‘Aniyim (Supporters of the Poor), a charitable organization.


Digitization of this artifact has been made possible by the Edward Blank YIVO Vilna Online Collections project.