from someone in New York who claims to be my cousin. He tells me
his father's name and from where his grandfather came. "He's was in the
pickle business," which indeed was a family occupation. As he asked
me for more biography, I pointed him to my archives, after which I
didn't hear from
This was also the case with alleged relatives who contacted me
from Buenos Aires and Paris.
are not recoveries, but contingencies.
horn is blown, and we are forgiven.
But the Book is bound only to itself.