A Light in the Prairie: Temple Emanu-El of Dallas, 1872-1997 by Gerry Cristol

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SARNA JOSEPH H. & BELLE R. BRAUN PROFESSOR OF AMERICAN JEWISH HISTORY BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY WALTHAM, MA Page xiii Acknowledgements During my time as archivist at Temple Emanu-El, many people encouraged my commitment to preserve and record the history of the temple and of the Jewish community. One person in particularElissa Sommerfieldprovided invaluable help and advice during the four years we worked together on A Light in the Prairie. Elissa, a former English instructor who heads an extensive tutoring service for students and would-be-writers of all ages and for college board preparation, taught me the importance of descriptive, expressive, and clear writing.

Mintz, my sister-in-law Bernice Selman and brother-in-law Dr. Joseph Selmanall of whom took their tasks seriously and offered well-taken comments. I also want to thank Laura Wilson for her interest in the project. Last, but certainly not least, I would like to express my appreciation to my daughters, Freda Toppel and Amy Cristol, for their encouragement and my gratitude to my husband Charles, to whom this book is lovingly dedicated, for his patient, understanding, unconditional support and good advice.

1 Robert Seay, a young lawyer from Tennessee who had arrived in Dallas just six months previously, described the excitement: Hardly realized [there were] so many people in this little place, but long lines of them, horse-back, in buggies, on foot, streamed from every direction, converging in one spot like ants in a drop of honey. . M. " First a wisp of smoke, and then the outlines of the engine shaping up, growing larger, whizzing toward us. The crowd went wild. 2 This triumph, the capturing of a railroad connection for an undistinguished town much like any other small village in North Texas, cat- Page 2 alyzed Dallas' unprecedented growth.

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