1960 through 1969<br />A decade to remember<br />(although which one isn’t???)<br />
HUJI (1959 – 1960)Junior year abroad<br />
Abba and Paul competed for the part…<br />
Abba and Paul competed for the part…<br />Rumor has it, it was a difficult decision.<br />In the end, it wasn’t the glasse...
So, a disappointed Abba sailed home<br />
The Captain greeted him and checked if Paul was the next guy or not…<br />
Abba went back to finish school<br />
Oh yeah, he was at JTS too…<br />
In the summer of ‘61, Abba met Eema<br />
Or maybe she looked more like this? (I was thinking the previous one might have been from the Bat Mitzvah)<br />
November 22, 1963<br />
He graduated in 1965<br />
Also in 1965 (I think) Abba got a pilot’s license<br />Zoom in a bit…<br />
After finishing Rabbinical school, Abba took up Uncle Sam’s offer…<br />
Which landed him in Fort Knox<br />
And Abba and Eema wrote to each other…<br />
And they fell in love….<br />
And got married…<br />DELETE THIS ONE!!!<br />
And made sure to eat a healthy melon (although every time I look at it, at first glance I’m sure it’s a falafel…)<br />
June 5, 1967 – The Six Day War began<br />
And ends (6 days later, actually)<br />
August 1967, Abba and Eema decided to give me a big brother<br />His name is Benjamin Shai, which quickly became Benjy & l...
After some time in Columbia SC, they move to New Jersey (just so I’d never have to say I was born in the south…) Well, I’m...
And in May, 1969, I came along <br />
And our little family went on vacation…<br />Sorry, Sam, you weren’t actually born yet…<br />
La Reine Hotel, Bradley Beach<br />
And as one decade ends, another begins, full of new and exciting adventures, meeting new people and going new places…<br />
Use font size 70…<br />Mazaltov, Abba<br />עד 120!!!<br />
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Celebrating my dad's 3rd decade, in honor of his 70th birthday. Includes small changes from the original (presented) version.

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  • Buys motorbike, tutors Spanish Ambassador in English, Sees sandbags at the King David Hotel (as they are filming Exodus, stands in crowd as they sing Hatikvah in movie)-- has teeny weinie roasts behind the HU campus which is now the Begin Highway.Returns to the US for Sr year of College, graduates and enters seminary
  • Buys motorbike, tutors Spanish Ambassador in English, Sees sandbags at the King David Hotel (as they are filming Exodus, stands in crowd as they sing Hatikvah in movie)-- has teeny weinie roasts behind the HU campus which is now the Begin Highway.Returns to the US for Sr year of College, graduates and enters seminary
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    1. 1. 1960 through 1969<br />A decade to remember<br />(although which one isn’t???)<br />
    2. 2. HUJI (1959 – 1960)Junior year abroad<br />
    3. 3. Abba and Paul competed for the part…<br />
    4. 4. Abba and Paul competed for the part…<br />Rumor has it, it was a difficult decision.<br />In the end, it wasn’t the glasses that did it…<br />It was the fact that Abba was in black & white<br />
    5. 5. So, a disappointed Abba sailed home<br />
    6. 6. The Captain greeted him and checked if Paul was the next guy or not…<br />
    7. 7. Abba went back to finish school<br />
    8. 8. Oh yeah, he was at JTS too…<br />
    9. 9. In the summer of ‘61, Abba met Eema<br />
    10. 10. Or maybe she looked more like this? (I was thinking the previous one might have been from the Bat Mitzvah)<br />
    11. 11. November 22, 1963<br />
    12. 12. He graduated in 1965<br />
    13. 13. Also in 1965 (I think) Abba got a pilot’s license<br />Zoom in a bit…<br />
    14. 14. After finishing Rabbinical school, Abba took up Uncle Sam’s offer…<br />
    15. 15. Which landed him in Fort Knox<br />
    16. 16. And Abba and Eema wrote to each other…<br />
    17. 17. And they fell in love….<br />
    18. 18. And got married…<br />DELETE THIS ONE!!!<br />
    19. 19. And made sure to eat a healthy melon (although every time I look at it, at first glance I’m sure it’s a falafel…)<br />
    20. 20. June 5, 1967 – The Six Day War began<br />
    21. 21. And ends (6 days later, actually)<br />
    22. 22. August 1967, Abba and Eema decided to give me a big brother<br />His name is Benjamin Shai, which quickly became Benjy & later “Ben”<br />
    23. 23. After some time in Columbia SC, they move to New Jersey (just so I’d never have to say I was born in the south…) Well, I’m sure that was the main reason.<br />
    24. 24. And in May, 1969, I came along <br />
    25. 25. And our little family went on vacation…<br />Sorry, Sam, you weren’t actually born yet…<br />
    26. 26. La Reine Hotel, Bradley Beach<br />
    27. 27. And as one decade ends, another begins, full of new and exciting adventures, meeting new people and going new places…<br />
    28. 28. Use font size 70…<br />Mazaltov, Abba<br />עד 120!!!<br />

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