Crowning of Queen Esther. Elta Brotman now Mrs. Lon Lefahn. She is crowned by acting mayor P.C. Gibbons in May, 1926.
The Hoffman family were very active in the Temple Emanu-El's early congregation. Abraham was the first secretary when the congregation formed and Samuel Hoffman was the first Vice President.
Samuel Gintzburger was the president of the reform Congregation Emanu-El in Vancouver. He was also instrumental in organizing the Vancouver Hebrew Free Loan Association, serving as president from 1915-24. He was also a leader in the greater community. He served as Councillor of the West Vancouver Municipality, he was the Honorary Life President of the Vancouver Automobile Club, and was involved in the BC Philatelic Society; the Vancouver Scientific, Arts and Historical Society; and L'Alliance Francaise.
Showing L-R: Morris Glucksman, Joseph Snider, and Ben Snider. The building was demolished in the spring 2008.
Back l-r: Esther Lesk, Leah Lewis, Meta Zalkowitz (top), Frances Panar, Eva Toban, Betty Obtover, ?, Eva Lewis, Ruth Zack. Middle l-r: Sonia Panar, Clara Rice, Dina Zack, Gerry Biely, Bessie Waterman, Sarah Teitelbaum, Dina Messe. Front l-r: Maisie Margulius, Bess Panar, Babs Cohen, Ruth Hardin, Esther Davis.