Sparkling talent

In 1963 an idealistic Moshe Levy immigrated from Argentina.

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March 29, 2012 13:18
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In 1963 an idealistic Moshe Levy immigrated from Argentina. Offered a partnership in a hot-dog factory, he sank all of his money into the business. Three months later his Israeli partner absconded with the company funds. The disaster took a huge emotional and financial toll on Levy. And as his son Isaac grew older, the boy vowed that some day he would find a way to ease the path for new immigrants.

About a year and a half ago, that opportunity appeared. Isaac Levy’s flourishing Yvel jewelry business (Levy spelled backwards) moved to an attractive new structure in Motza, next to the deserted red restaurant – on the very plot that once housed the ill-fated hot-dog factory.

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