This morning's Yiddish Forward includes an obituary for the Canadian Yiddish 
poet Simcha (Sam) Simchovitch, who died in Toronto on July 12th, at the age of 
97. Here are links to that and other obituaries (in English):

Yiddish Forward - 
http://yiddish.forward.com/articles/205152/simcha-simchovitch-toronto-yiddish-poet-has-died/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=New%20Campaign&utm_term=Yiddish%20Newsletter
Canadian Jewish News - 
http://www.cjnews.com/news/canada/poet-author-sam-simchovitch-dead-97
Toronto Star - 
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/thestar/obituary.aspx?pid=186087587

Among other things, Simcha Simchovitch was the librarian and curator of the 
Museum of Judaica at Toronto's Beth Tzedec Synagogue. Some AJL members might 
remember him from conferences that he attended in years past.

Zachary
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Zachary M. Baker
Stanford University Libraries
Stanford, CA 94305-6004
E-mail zba...@stanford.edu<mailto:zba...@stanford.edu>
http://library.stanford.edu/people/zbaker

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