Re: Woman wearing no Sheydl #general


Abramson, Arthur
 

Dear Andy,

The mother in the photograph may indeed have her head covered with
a _sheytl_ 'woman's wig.' Orthodox married women who cling to this practice=
often keep the _sheytl_ for dressing up and otherwise go about with a kerc=
hief over the hair.
Arthur S. Abramson
Mansfield, Connecticut, U.S.A.

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