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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.
Donald M. Povich, Bath Maine, Judaica
Povich, Donald M., "Filene Story by Donald Povich" (2022). Povich, Donald M. Collection. 50.
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