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    Betar Youth Movement

    Betar Youth Movement

    The Betar Youth Movement was active in Rhodesia/Zimbabwe for many years and included a wide range of activities from weekly meetings for chanichim to seminars and camps around the country and in South Africa. ZJC is grateful to Dina Hatchuel for providing the images and references illustrating the youth movement in the early 1970s. Readers are invited to send in their own photos and material to be added to this section.

    The image on the right is the front cover of a Salisbury Betar Magazine from 1971 - probably when the movement was its peak in terms of membership and activities.

    To read additional pages and pictures from the magazine click on the links below which are PDF files and for which you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader - obtained for free from www.adobe.com

    1. Magazine Contents

    2. Message from Mefaqued Maoz

    3. Shimshon Boys

    4. Shimshon Girls

    5. Hashmonaim Girls

    6. Kanaim

    7. Bneit Etzel

    8. Shevei Tzion

    9. Religion and Aliyah

    10. Camps and Sport

    11. Hiking and Seminar

    12. Scouting and Education

    13. Past Leaders

    14. Past Leaders 2

    15. Message from Rosh Hanhagah Artzit

    16. Spot the baby competition

    17. For additional photos from the magazine - click here

     


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