Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
M. was born in November 1895 in the village Filipovitsh,
near Zvihil, Volin.
Until the age of eight he
was educated in the village Dibrivka, then he learned in
the Zhihiler yeshiva. From age thirteen he became an
extern, and at age eighteen he immigrated to America.
Since 1917 he published
stories in American-Yiddish periodic editions and also
published several books.
M. translated "Di oyfvakhung
fun frihling (A children's tragedy by Frank Vedekind.
Yiddish by S. Miller" [published in "Fa'Sh", N. Y., 5
May--14 July 1917].
Z. Reyzen -- "Lexicon of
Yiddish Literature", Vol. II, p. 417.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1319.
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