"Is not Shabuoth a veritable day of first fruits, a genuine feast of flowers, the only one among all our festivals that decorates our synagogues and temples with a profusion of flowers?" asked the American Israelite in 1890.
"If Passover is the birthday of the Jewish nation," wrote a contributor to The American Hebrew in 1896, "Shabuoth is the birthday of the Jewish religion.
(11.) "Laminated Program of Order of Ceremonies at the Confirmation on Shabuoth."
(13.) "Program for Confirmation and Shabuoth Service."
(34.) "Shabuoth. How It Was Observed at Various Points," The American Israelite, June 5, 1890,3.