When the Matchmaker Has Kids…
Mipaām ⚫ קָרִיקָטוּרָה מִפַּעַם
Today’s cartoon in Yiddish appeared January, 1915 in New York in דיא ווארהייט.
This newspaper in particular and others are made available online by
the National Library of Israel on the website Historical Jewish Press – עיתונות
and print copies of newspapers and other material are available at the Center
for Jewish History. Library and archive records can be found in our catalog.
Arden is a Reference and Genealogy Librarian at CJH where he
curates and translates historical Jewish cartoons for this series
Karikatūrah Mipaām ⚫ קָרִיקָטוּרָה מִפַּעַם on the 16th Street Blog and
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(קָרִיקָטוּרָה): Hebrew; Comics (American English);
from Italian caricatura; a deliberately exaggerated pictorial
representation to produce a comic effect. Mipaām
(מִפַּעַם): Hebrew; meaning “of long ago” or “from time.”