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Donald M. Povich was the son of Morris S. Povich, a founding member of Beth Israel Congregation (originally, Base Isroall) in Bath, Maine. He was a founding member of the Bath Historical Society and served in leadership roles at Beth Israel Congregation. William Filene purchased a storefront on Front Street in Bath (circa 1880) that was run as the B.B.C.C. (Boston Bargain Clothing Company). The article includes excerpts from The Merchant Princes and an ad from a local newspaper.


Bath, Maine


Donald M. Povich, Bath Maine, Judaica

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Filene Story by Donald Povich



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