13: Comic strip, Samuel Zagat’s “Abie’s Moving Pictures," 1913, Yiddish with translation.
Abie and Izzy see a real terjerker.
Suggested activity: Having read this last strip in the kit, ask: Does this one tell us something different about the relationship between what happens in real life and what we see on screen?
Source: Samuel Zagat, “Abie’s Moving Pictures,” Di varhayt, March 29, 1913, trans. Josh Lambert and Mikhl Yashinsky, 2016.