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 - east. N. She for attend On with was five and TO...
east. N. She for attend On with was five and TO FURNISH HOSPITAL ROOM Daughters of Israel to Equip It Expense of Six Hundred Dollars. The Daughters of Israel, an auxiliary auxiliary of the Tifereth Israel congregation, congregation, has selected room 221 at the general hospital and it will be furnished with all the equipment at a cost six hundred dollars by the auxiliary.- This was made possible thru the tiring efforts of Mrs. Sarah Greenstone Greenstone of 725 South Tenth who conceived conceived and carried out the plan of taxing each member five dollars and twenty cents a year and collected from many at the rate of ten week, -walking to the farthest corners of the city, giving many of the people an opportunity to participate in this gift to the general hospital.' A member of the congregation says of Mrs. Greenstone "She is a pioneer figure of the city, always trying in her quiet and unpretentious way, to relieve suffering and give aid where- ever needed. Mrs. Greenstone was one of the hardest and best workers during the war. sending baskets and packages in all directions, always dispensing chaer and giving her best help the soldiers, going to homes helping families during the flu epidemic. epidemic. Many good wishes from prisoners. prisoners. soldiers and others have found ?heir way to Mrs. Greenstone but nothing is better fitted "o be a monument for her work than the furnishing of the room for which the check given a few days ago."

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  1. Lincoln Journal Star,
  2. 04 Oct 1923, Thu,
  3. Page 11

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