4-Star Entertainment Slated

For B’nai B’rith’s Dinner

August 27, 1976

August 27, 1976

Trentons Jewish Community is invited to attend a gala evening’s entertainment sponsored by B’nai B’rith Lodge 1268. The occasion is the Annual Installation Dinner scheduled for Sunday evening, September 12th at The Congregation Brothers of Israel 499 Greenwood Avenue in 1 Trenton.

ajlleeThis year, the lodge will honor Dr. ~ Yao Wu Lee who received his degree from Technion-Israel institute of Technology A world renowned expert in Acupuncture, Dr. Lee was born in China and most recently was the Staff Director of The Acupuncture Center of New York City and was later named to the same post at the famous Washington Acupuncture Center.

Respected throughout the Western World for his development of special Acupuncture instruments, Lee was sent to Technion Institute in Israel after being awarded a scholarship from the National Chiao-Tune University in Taiwan. to enchant the Trenton audience on the 12th of September at the Congregation Brothers of Israel. Sticking to the strictly Oriental format. Trenton Lodge No. 1268 has engaged the services of The Japanese-Jewish Girl, singer and dancer Miriam Mizaktiira who recently returned from the State of Israel. Miriam makes the audience feel that they are part of the show. It is an instant love affair between Miriam and her audience.

Her unique Jewish-Japanese identity plus her rapidly growing popularity has a magnetic appeal that attracts large audiences. As a Comedienne, Miriam is sure-fire as she explodes with her Jewish and Japanese humor. Her impressions of all the leading movie and television stars plus her singing and dancing make her a four-star attraction. Singing in a half-dozen different tongues, Miriam is bound.

Local B’nai B’rith’s Highest Award

Goes To Dr. Yao-Wu Lee

September 24, 1976

September 24, 1976

Trenton B’nai B’rith Lodge 1268 held their 40th Installation Dinner at the Congregation Brothers of Israel on Sunday evening, September 12 where the lodge gave its highest award to Dr. Yao-Wu Lee for his contributions to the State of Israel.

ajl24Dr. Lee was born in China educated in the schools in China and Taiwan. He was also educated in the following schools in Taiwan and Israel: Layang Chinese Acupunture School; Chung Cheng Institute of Technology; National Chiao-Tung University; Techion, Israel Institute of Technology, received his M.S. degree in Medical Electronics from Technion Institute, he also received his Ph.D in science from Technion Institute in Israel.

Dr. Lee is also the donor of the “Dr. Yao Wu Lee Scholarship” for Technion Institute.

He is on the Board of Directors of the American Technion Society. Miss Miriam Mizakura world famous Japanese Jewish television personality performed by a large crowd with her singing of Jewish and Hebrew songs.

From left to right: Bernard Schulman, Master of Ceremonies;
Dr. Yao-Wu Lee, recipient; Philip L. Kaplan; Jack Zaifman, President Trenton B’nai B’rith Lodge 1268.