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(Polish ˈpʃɛmiʃl)
(Placename) a city in SE Poland, near the border with Ukraine on the San River: a fortress in the early Middle Ages; belonged to Austria (1722–1918). Pop: 66 968 (2007 est)
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A unique discovery was made last week in the Polish town of Przemysl, as a 70-year-old mezuzah scroll was discovered in excellent condition as part of a national initiative to identify homes whose former Jewish owners disappeared in the Holocaust.
Waitress Mrs Galikowska, originally from Przemysl in Poland, moved to Stoke-on-Trent in 2010.
8 remarks by its president, Archbishop Jozef Michalik of Przemysl, who told journalists sexual abuse often occurred "when a child is looking for love" and "gets lost and draws the other person in."
A major figure in that struggle was Ignacy Tokarczuk, archbishop of Przemysl (1966-1993), who died in December 2012.
The other train, headed from the eastern city of Przemysl to Warsaw, was on the correct track.
The other train, travelling from the eastern city of Przemysl to Warsaw, was on the correct track, Pawlowski added.
Among the topics are Seder food and customs in illuminated Medieval Haggadot, the impact of theology on liturgical change, the censorship of Aleinu in Ashkenaz and its aftermath, Shabgethai Sofer of Przemysl on the text of Mah nishtanah, the ascension of Moses in a poem by Amittai ben Shephatiah, and the early history of the liturgy of Yom Kippur.
The second was what appeared to be the moral, political, and military imperative to push the Russians back north, relieve the fortress of Przemysl, and reclaim the province of Galicia.
The Archdiocese of Przemysl has started the process (Zenit, Jan.
OBR Befamatex has sold machinery and laboratory equipment to Technische Universitat Dresden Institut fur Textil und Bekleidungstechnik, Dresden, Germany; Ste Plastique Moderne SFAX, Tunis, Tunisia; Karl Mayer Malimo, Chemnitz, Germany; Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Terrasse, Spain; China National Engineering Research Center of Textile Industry, Beijing, China: Sanwil S.A., Zaklady Wyrobow Powlekanych, Przemysl, Poland; Silwana ZPJ, Gorzow Wielkopolski, Poland and Instytut Wlokiennictwa, Lodz, Poland.
Polish businessman Marian Burda faced difficulties because the average salary in Warsaw was almost double that in a small city like Przemysl. To raise the salaries of workers in Przemysl would make their products uncompetitive.