75 years ago
Jan. 7, 1921
In an expansion of its two existing quarters on Steiner Street and Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco's Congregation Emanu-El Sisterhood announces plans to build a new boarding home for 60 employed Jewish young women.
50 years ago
Jan. 4 1946
The first issue of the Jewish Community Bulletin and Emanu-El is published under the editorship of Eugene Block.
25 years ago
Jan. 1, 1971
More than 300 Jews picket the Russian Embassy in Washington, D.C., to protest the death sentences of two Jews in Leningrad for an alleged attempt to hijack a Soviet airplane seven months earlier.