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A Portrait of  Leila Weiss
A Portrait of Leila Weiss Gifted by Aaron   AJ  bioGraphbook.com  Copyright    2019 bioGraph LLC
Portrait Interview on April 19th, 2019
Table of Contents Pictures...................................................... 1 Childhood.................................
Leila Kaufman on Armitage Ave in 1935
Leila Kaufman circa 1950
Leila Kaufman Late 1930s
Sam, Leila,   Gladys Late 1930s
Sam, Leila,   Gladys mid 1930s  Sam, Leila,   Gladys at the Tavern 1933
Extortion Plot  Sam, Janice, Leila,   Gladys January 22, 1947 6
Kenneth Weiss circa 1950
Leila   Ken Wedding July 3, 1955
Leila with her Teacher   s Certificate, June 2018  AJ, Gladys,   Leila on Lasalle Bridge, May 2017 9
Leila   Gladys in Elkhart Lake, Aug 2014  Leila   Gladys at Francesca   s North, Nov 2018 10
Leila   s 85th Birthday Party December, 2017
Childhood Early Childhood Leila   My childhood started on Armitage Avenue, behind a tavern in two rooms. It was really a v...
school. My dad was a wonderful father and he saw to all of our needs that we wanted   all we had to do was ask and he said...
it   s an allergy of some sort and then my sister started to cough in his office and he said,    Oh my god, Mrs. Kaufman, ...
and we could run around out there with the cows and the chickens. During one summer, when it was polio season, we spent mo...
to a very small high school. They were not sophisticated people. And they were, I guess, Lutheran in religion. My dad was ...
that. This was not a good way to live. My mother didn   t live very long when you consider. I never realized that they wer...
But I enjoyed school. There were no Jewish children in my grade school at all, but I wanted to go to Kelvyn Park. So when ...
we were girls, which is wrong. It   s just like when...Of course I went to college and I had a good time at the University...
Kidnapping Story bioGraph  Backtracking, can you tell us the kidnapping story from when you were young in the tavern  Leil...
caught the young men who were sent to prison. I still didn   t know that night what had happened. The next day, I knew whe...
made a hole through the plate glass window of the tavern. But they didn   t take his money. He was very conscious of thing...
best you could     And I said,    Yes.    He said,    Then, you   ll be all right and there   s nothing wrong with a C. Th...
it always...It just divided up. Now it   s no longer just AT T. It went to Ma Bell, Little Bell, Southern Bell, Eastern Be...
time. A paid-up house.    I said,    We don   t need a loan. I   m not taking a loan.    He wanted it for a business thing...
Marriage   Career Meeting Ken Weiss bioGraph  Can you tell us how you and Papa Kenny met  Leila   My best friend was getti...
bioGraph  What year was this  Leila   It was in the Korean War. This was in the 1950s. So he got a job at this accounting ...
First Impression of Ken Weiss bioGraph  What was your first impression of him  Do you remember  Leila   Oh, I liked him a ...
Wood to the army and I   m down in Champaign. What   s going steady  I couldn   t quite figure that out. But the next morn...
Orrington,    because you could bring in your own liquor in Evanston at that time. And he said,    We can have a nice wedd...
to...because when all is said and done in life, having the right person and loving that person, that   s what the whole li...
who wanted to waste money or credit and when you came into the University of Illinois, if you had taken...I only took two ...
stuck, I want to teach in Chicago and I   m stuck. So, I take the upper grade exam and I didn   t pass the first time. I w...
to get through the night. I   d get out at 3 30, what I was going to do from 4 30 til 10 00 at night  If I were a teacher ...
Religion, Advice   Other Connection with Judaism bioGraph  Can you tell us about your connection to Judaism and how it   s...
reform temple that I belong to. bioGraph  Where exactly is that, do youLeila   It   s on Dundee. Now it is...That temple t...
dragged to a cemetery. But I was older and I don   t know, it helped me. It helps me all the time. But I don   t read Hebr...
long. And it   s because I got lazy. Getting lazy   when I moved here, I got lazy. bioGraph  Had some other stuff going on...
problems out and they didn   t tell me. But they used to say...Grandpa used to say, she always finds out everything. Becau...
next day, you   re flying a kite someplace. We have to be on a path... Keep focused  And know your stuff. As your grandpa ...
be very happy. Because I   ve come a long way. I think I fit in better now than I thought that I would. I remember when we...
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