RUTH MARKINSON of Leeds is looking for the boy with whom she
shared her first kiss.
Ruth, who was known as Ruth Powell at the time, explained: "In
1956, when I was just 14, my father suggested it would be a good
idea if I became a member of a Jewish youth club.
"As I lived in the Saviles, it was only a short distance to Barrack
Road, so I became a member of the Judean Club, managed by a Mr Walsh.
"At the club, we would jive to the latest records. Elvis Presley
was just becoming popular. One young boy, Harvey Hackner, asked
me to dance. As he had thick black hair combed into a quiff, which
reminded me of Elvis, I accepted.
"As the room was becoming hot and crowded, Harvey suggested we
go outside for a breath of fresh air. It was on that old wooden
balcony, where I received my first kiss.
"I've often thought of Harvey and have fond memories of that sweet
If anyone knows what happened to Harvey, they should ring Ruth
on 0113 2686399
MAX KAHN of France is looking for descendants of Rosa Kahn.
Rosa was born in London, around 1875, the daughter of Isaiah and
She married in Manchester in 1902.
Rosa had a brother, David, and two sisters, Sarah and Zerline
Telephone 0033 134942338 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
To make an appeal, email MIKE COHEN at
email@example.com Please include your home address.