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Makht oyf, makht oyf


Makht oyf, makht oyf




[Note on typewritten tape log in box:] The songs he remembers, has learned, and sings, are quite varied. This and the following tape, reveal a warmth and an aptitude, even a talent for singing.

Purim song. Learned in Camp Hemshekh, from a girl who learned from her Polish mother. Rubin states, in English, that she never heard it before.


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