TITLE

When Hanukkah Came to Beth Emeth

AUTHOR(S)
Roth, Cynthia
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Texas Jewish Historical Society Newsletter;Nov2013, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses robbery incident at the Temple Beth Emeth in Sherman, Texas in October 2009. The author described how the building, which has been surrounded by neighboring businesses, was robbed and was vandalized, noting that prayer books were burned and Beth Emeth's Torah scroll was missing. The vandals, who were caught by the police, confessed that they have thrown the stolen scroll in a dumpster.
ACCESSION #
91920172

 

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