Article Regarding Rabbi Eliezer Silver Appointing Maurice M. Rothman to Officiate the 1932 High Holidays at Beth Jacob Synagogue in Cincinnati, Ohio
Maurice M. Rothman of Circleville in Honored
Son of Mr. and Mrs. H. Rothman of Circleville, Officiates in Cincinnati During Holidays
Maurice M. Rothman, son of Mr. and Mrs. H. Rothman of Circleville, have been appointed by Rabbi Eliezer Silver of Cincinnati, President of the Union of Orthodox Rabbis of America, to officiate at the High Holy Day services at the Beth Jacob Synagogue in Price Hill, Cincinnati. He has already finished his work for Rosh Hashanah and now looks forward to officiating at this synagogue on Yom Kippur.
Mr. Rothman studied at the Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, New York City, and is also a graduate of New York University where he received his degree last June.
The honor conferred by Rabbi Silver is in recognition of his scholastic attainments while a student at Isaac Elchanan seminary. Mr. Rothman delivered his sermons in both English and Yiddish.