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Jurnal Izraelit, Istanbul
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El Jurnal Izraelit (The Israelite Newspaper), published in Istanbul from 1860 to 1871, was the first long-lived Ladino periodical. In 1873, it changed its name to El Nasional , which later became El Telegrafo . El Jurnal was edited by Ezekiel Gabbai. It began as a weekly, later appearing up to three times a week. According to an advertisement in El Lunar , the first Ladino periodical in Salonica, published by Yehuda Nehama, El Jurnal had a bimonthly political supplement called El Trezoro .

El Jurnal Izraelit was founded and published by the Meclis Peqidim, the lay council in char…

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Olga Borovaya, “Jurnal Izraelit, Istanbul”, in: Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World, Executive Editor Norman A. Stillman. Consulted online on 02 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1878-9781_ejiw_SIM_0012440>
First published online: 2010
First print edition: ISBN: 978900417678, 3157

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