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This Day in Jewish History Extra, Extra! Yiddish Newspaper Prints!

The first issue of Yiddishe Zeitung (Jewish Times) hit newsstands in New York City on this day in 1870.

On March 1, 1870, the first issue of the first Yiddish-language newspaper published in North America appeared in New York. Called the Yiddishe Zeitung...