Zalmanowitz Brothers


Barry, Danny, and Hal Zalmanowitz reminisce and reflect on growing up Jewish in Edmonton. Their family owned butcher shops Zal’s and Edmonton Kosher Foods. They also discuss Beth Israel Synagogue (Oliver and current locations), the Talmud Torah (135th Street location and current), Beth Shalom Synagogue, the Chevra Kadisha, the Jewish Cemetery, Alexander Circle’s fountain, and some places that no longer exists, like the Jewish Community Centre, Alberta Bakery, and Rubin’s Grocery.

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