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"Blind Husbands"
(Blinde mener)


Ludwig Satz and Celia Adler were good friends in real life. They even were neighbors for a time in the Sea Gate section of Brooklyn. Here they played together at the Town Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the Yiddish "mystery comedy," "Blind Husbands."

The show opened on September 23, 1941. The play was written by Harry Kalmanowitch.

The cast also included: Jacob Cone, Benny Adler, Mark Lerner, Moshe Dorf, Nadia Dranova, Manya Schlossberg, Anna Lillian, Mike Wilensky, David Yanover and Sam Kasten.

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Poster courtesy of the American Jewish Historical Society.

List courtesy of YIVO (Yiddish Institute for Jewish Research).

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