Sara made Aliya in 1955. They came by ship to the port of Haifa. There, a truck waited for them and took them straight to moshav Yoshivia. In Yoshivia, they received iron beds and straw mattresses, one Primus stove for cooking and one for making hamin (a Jewish stew). They call the hamin- ‘t’fins’.
The living conditions in the moshav at that time were not as good. Sewage ran in the streets. They washed their laundry by hand.
They received a one-bedro...read more