My father was born in 1904 in Volkovysk, a shtetl in the middle of what is now Belarus, then Minsk gubernia of the Tsar's empire.
This pattern of transposition--a frozen Volkovysk implanted on the banks of the Mississippi--does not work as well for my mother's move from Warsaw to Charleston.
md 451 30 Desyat' Let Udmurtskoy ASSR Sovkhoz, Russia, 56[degrees]36, 53[degrees]15 31 1-(2-oxopyrrolidino)-4-pyrrolidino-2-butyne, OED oxotremorine 32 pull oneself up by one's (own) bootstraps, Chambers boot 34 cholecystojejunocholecystostomizes, see 417 452 30 K'o-tzu-lo-su-k'o-erh-k'o-tzu Tzu-chih-chou, China, 39[degrees]40, 76[degrees]10 33 not to halloo until one is out of the wood, OED halloo 2b 453 29 Stantsiya Volkovysk
Tsentral'nyy, Belarus, 53[degrees]08, 24[degrees]25 35 ask me no questions and I'll tell you no lies, OED question I 6 d 36 laparohysterosalpingo-oophorectomized, from 1 .
ZERAH WAHRHAFTIG, AMONG THE SIGNERS OF THE Iisraeli Declaration of Independence, was born in Volkovysk
, Belarus, and studied in Lithuanian yeshivas and at the religious seminary in Warsaw, where he received a rabbinical degree and completed a doctorate in law from the University of Warsaw.