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Oy, avrom avrom


Oy, avrom avrom




[Song is followed by fragments of several half-remembered Russian songs.]
After singing, Lipkovitch translates the song in English: Father Abraham, little blind man Yitzokh, little wanderer Jacob why don’t you pray to beg G-d to bring us to our land.


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“Oy, avrom avrom,” YIVO Online Exhibitions, accessed December 4, 2023,
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