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North Fork/Shelter Island min-vacation Aug 2010 – a set on Flickr

August 16, 2010

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View the photos onĀ flickr.com Photos from our mini-vacation on Long Island’s North Fork and Shelter Island where we saw our friends Yehudit Moch and Judith Ullman at the Dragonfly Festival and at their cottage in Southhold and celebrated my cousins Eric and Gail Shube’s 25th anniversary on Shelter Island. We stayed in a cottage at […]

Majdanek: 10,000 pairs of shoes burnt

August 16, 2010

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Read the article on jpost.com A fire broke out Monday night at the Majdanek concentration camp barracks in Poland and destroyed ten-thousand pairs of shoes belonging to former prisoners, according to Majdanek Museum Director Tomasz Kranz. The fire, which seriously damaged two-thirds of the wooden structure, occurred at midnight and took six hours to put […]