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This Week in History: A fact for September

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Ray Frank preaches on Rosh Hashanah

September 14, 1890

On the eve of Rosh Hashanah, Ray Frank became the first Jewish woman to preach formally from a synagogue pulpit in the United States.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for September." (Viewed on November 23, 2014) <http://jwa.org/thisweek/sep/random>.

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