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 Resource Type: Text
 Decade: 1940-1949
 Language: English
 Collection: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
[In Memoriam]

[In Memoriam]

Date: 1947
Creator: unknown
Description: Wolf & Klar Jewelers' 163 employees signed a certificate giving a Torah to the Beth-El Congregation in 1947 in memory of company founder Alex Wolf. The synagogue, at 207 W. Broadway, was gutted in a 1946 fire and lost most of its Torahs. A photograph of Alex Wolf is in the upper-left corner and a Wolf & Klar Jewelers' logo which says "In Memoriam" is in the lower-right corner. The text at the top of the certificate says: "In loving memory and respect for our beloved founder, Mr. Alex Wolf, we the employees of Wolf & Klar Companies, dedicate this torah to Beth El congregation, as a memorial to his love and kindness of his fellow men."
Contributing Partner: Beth-El Congregation Archives