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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Jewish South — 7 July 1899

In spite of restrictions though, the Jews managed to deck their wives as they deemed fit. Top back all this sumptuousness came the Talmud, which treated the claims of women with marked generosity. A full year was allowed for preparing the bride's trousseau, which is a little beyond the time allowed in this modern era. After the marriage the husband was legally bound to provide his wife not only with dwelling and food, but with a head dress, a girdle, a pair of new shoes at each of the three great festivals, and other clothing items at ordinary times at least to the annual value of fifty zuzim or shillings. Clauses to this effect were inserted in Jewish marriage contracts. "Accustom yourselves and wives, your sons and daughters, always to wear nice and clean clothes, that God and men may love and honor you," was the saying of the mediaeval Jews. Maimonides wrote to his son, "Withhold from thy belly and put it on thy back." Even while Jewish men were restricted in manner of dress, the...

Publication Title: Jewish South, The
Source: Library of Virginia
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Jewish South — 7 July 1899

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Publication Title: Jewish South, The
Source: Library of Virginia
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
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