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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Overview 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...
Overview 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...
Overview Issue no. 10. News coverage includes: the temporary halt of storm sewer and paving on West Colfax Avenue, and activities of United Health Appeal, Guldman Center, the Hebrew Educational Alliance P.T.A., the Council of Jewish Women, the Gems of Zion, the Buds of Zion, and Justicia Rebekah Lodge No. 49.
Overview Issue no. 11. News coverage includes: West End residents enlisted in the Civilian Conservation Corps, and activities of Denver Council of Young Judaea, Justicia Rebekah Lodge No. 49, B. M. H. Synagogue, Rude Community Center, Followers of Saul, Lake Junior High School, and Dickinson Library.
Overview Issue no. 12. News coverage includes: I. Rude's donation of 10 acres to the Rude Community Center, and activities of Guldman Community Center, Kadimah Society, Roses of Sharon, Justicia Rebekah Lodge No. 49, and Giants of the Young America League.
Overview Issue no. 13. News coverage includes: Councilman Harry Rosenthal's movement to allow residents to apply for work without being registered on relief rolls, and activities of Guldman Community Center, B'nai B'rith, Star of Denver Lodge No. 112, Lind Menorah Chorus, the J. U. G. Girls, and the Business Girls' League.