It’s been an extraordinary week for Jewish beauties. In Kiev on Friday, France’s Alexandra Rosenfeld was named Miss Europe. On Saturday, in Columbus, Ohio, Stephanie Wiseman, a senior at Ohio State University, was crowned Homecoming Queen. And that night, in Palm Springs, Calif., Israel’s Nathan Shaked was named International Mr. Gay.
With anti-American feelings running high in France, it might seem like an odd move for a French presidential contender to spend a week reaching out to Bush administration officials in Washington and to American Jewish communal officials in New York, and openly proclaiming his friendship with the United States and Israel.
100 YEARS AGO IN THE FORWARD.New York’s Jewish Quarter witnessed one of its most horrible scenes this week when Rebecca Greenberg, a mother of three, took her own life by slashing her throat and leaping out of a third-story window. The wife of Sam Greenberg, the woman lived with her three children, who range in age from 18 months to 7 years.