WWII/Holocaust era mail from Rabbi Dushinsky in HUNGARY to JERUSALEM, no return address
Lot #: 70866

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Wartime incoming civilian/Rabbinic mail: 19 JUL 1940 uprated postcard in Hungarian from MAKO Hungary to Chief Rabbi Yosef Tzvi Dushinsky, JERUSALEM, franked 20f at postage period rate & tied by strike of local postmark; passed J4 Palestine censor (Sach-Q21a) in JERUSALEM & stamped with scarce 3-line boxed "Please request sender..." full name/address instructional marking (Sach Q42 - predates his Oct 1940 earliest known date of use), here as no return address provided. Diagonal crease. Rabbi Dushinsky (the 'Maharitz') served as 2nd leader of the Edah HaChareidis (after Rabbi Yosef Chaim Sonnenfeld, 1932), founded the Dushinsky Hassidic sect & was ardent anti-Zionist.

Product Tags: Hungarian, Mandatory Palestinian Postcards, WWII era Postal Links and Postal History from Hungary, Palestine Mandate and from World War II, Holocaust, 20th Century, 1940s, which are Philately - Censored Mail, Philately - Significant Addresses/Persons, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Object Related Specifically to a Personality or Key Event