We have a listing in 1937 for a woman whose residence
in "Shekhunat Schein." A quick glance at city maps
shows no such neighborhood in any large city today
and phone calls to the city archives in Jerusalem,
Haifa and Tel-Aviv just get blank stares. There is
no Schein in the Encyclopedia Judaica to give a
So does anyone know in which city there was (or is)
a neighborhood called Shekhunat Schein?