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  1. Philip Teitelbaum's taped recollections (also on this segment: Boganitsky, Lightman, Leibovitch, Trehub.)

Philip Teitelbaum's taped recollections (Summer 2007) Note: audio is ON Philip: Mr Boganitsky had a son who was a lawyer and - never in Papineau though .... downtown or somewhere, and his name was Bogan. He changed his name from Boganitsky to Bogan. Then there was Mr Lightman had a store, where he would sell bread and groceries and always stand outside and see the world go by. He always used to stand outside his store. Then there was Leibovitch. There was Meyer and Leo Leibovitch and an older brother, I don't remember his name. Meyer was my age. He used to hang around with us a little bit. Leo was Issie's age. Leo was an excellent softball player. He was the guy who stopped the ball that went to this girl... Zav Cohen another one, used to play for the Sepoys. He was older, working. He used to play at Amherst Park. Next to them was Trehub. Mr Trehub loved making speeches. Peter: To who, like? Philip: In the synagogue. He loved being up there, talking and talking and talking. he loved that. Trub also lived there. Willy and Mrs Trub. Peter: Is this THE Trub's? Philip: THE Trubs.
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