Blumberg, Benjamin M., 1911-1978
Newspaperman; b. Feb 15, 1911, d. Feb. 19, 1978; graduate of Cheltenham School (Denver, Colo.), North High School (Denver Colo.) and the University of Denver.
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Abstract Benjamin M. Blumberg (1911-1978) was in the newspaper business and was a reporter or editor for a number of Colorado newspapers, many of which focused on Colorado's Jewish community. Blumberg held leadership positions with many Jewish community organizations, including Allied Jewish Community Council, B'nai B'rith Lodge #171 in Denver, and the Jewish Youth Council in Denver. He was the first administrator of General Rose Hospital in Denver, and he was also employed with Massachusetts Mutual...
Abstract Inaugural issue. ''Truth and accuracy are the only masters The West End Press will have. It is not a newspaper designed to make much money. Rather it is intended to serve well a community that long has been without a publication it could call its own. These columns will never be closed to constructive thought on any side of a question. We desire to gather and to print all the news of life as it goes on in the homes, the schools, the stores, and on the streets of our community. Opinions will be...
Dates: 1934 February 16
Abstract Issue no. 2. News coverage includes: a government-funded storm sewer for West Colfax, and activities of the P. D. Q. Girls, Star of Denver Lodge No. 112, the Utopian Club, and the Lake Junior High School Garden Club.
Dates: 1934 February 23
Abstract News coverage in this issue of The West End Press includes: the U.S. government giving $40,000 to help repair Colfax Avenue, a change in Hebrew classes, a death from appendicitis, a girl having her 18th birthday ''ruined'' by having to undergo a surgical procedure, a Rabbi's delivery of a lecture in Yiddish, a wedding announcement for a woman by the name of Jessie Klein, a boy named Jerry Kadowitz sings patriotic songs for Washington's Birthday, and a group of children build a clubhouse in a...
Dates: 1934 February 23
Abstract Issue no. 3. News coverage includes: B'nai B'rith citizenship drive, and activities of the Guldman Community Center, Rude Center, the Gradatim Club, Phi Delta Sigma, the Pretzels, and the Young Judaea Club.
Dates: 1934 March 2
Abstract Issue no. 4. News coverage includes: the paving and widening of West Colfax Avenue, and activities of Phi Sigma Delta, Guldman Community Center, Oneg Shabbos, Denver Council of Young Judaea, the Hebrew Educational Alliance, and the Lake Junior High School Camera Club.
Dates: 1934 March 9
Abstract Issue no. 5. News coverage includes: the paving and widening of West Colfax Ave, and activities of the Guldman Center, B'nai B'rith, and Dickinson Library.
Dates: 1934 March 16