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November 3, 2004
On Sunday, October 31, 2004, EDWARD LEGUM; beloved husband of Ida Legum (nee Wolf); loving father of Dale Legum of Baltimore, MD and Gary Legum of Las Vegas, NV; dear father-in-law of Carol Seydel Legum; loving grandfather of Erik Legum and Kristen Legum; loving great-grandfather of Ezra Legum. Services at Sol Levinson & Bros., Inc., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mt. Wilson Lane, on Wednesday, November 3 at 1 P.M. Interment Lubawitz Nusach Ari (Ner Tamid), Rosedale. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland, 515 S. Haven Street, Baltimore, MD 21224.
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August 21, 2007
Edward H. Legum, a retired Annapolis businessman, died Friday of heart failure at Anne Arundel Medical Center. He was 91. Mr. Legum was born in Vienna, Va., and was an infant when his family moved to Annapolis in 1916. He was a 1934 graduate of Annapolis High School and attended St. John's College. During the late 1930s, he managed the Washington Hotel in Annapolis, and traveled to New York City, where he booked such celebrities as Pearl Bailey, Billy Eckstein and the Harlem Dictators, who performed at the African-American hotel that was in the city's old 4th Ward.
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NEWS
July 27, 2006
On Wednesday, July 26, 2006, JOSEPH LEGUM, loving husband of the late Eva Legum (nee Barr), beloved father of Marjorie J. Berman of Columbia, MD., devoted father-in-law of the late Mitchell Berman, devoted brother of Rose Balser of Baltimore, MD., Edward H. Legum of Annapolis, MD and Helen Feldscher of California. Very devoted grandfather of Scott E. Berman and Elizabeth K. Berman. Also survived by two loving great-grandchildren. Funeral Services private. Interment Mikro Kodesh-Beth Israel Congregation Cemetery, 6700 Bowleys La. Please omit flowers.
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By Stephanie Desmon and Stephanie Desmon,SUN REPORTER | August 8, 2007
They are on a quest to build a better peanut, one safe enough to spread on the sandwich of even the most allergic child. With peanut allergies on the rise, the race is on in laboratories, farm fields and medical clinics. Nobody has broken through, but promising research is being done on several fronts as scientists try to turn the potentially lethal legume into something everyone can eat. "A lot of people are starting to try to get into the field because of the urgency," said Soheila J. Maleki, a research scientist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture in New Orleans.
NEWS
November 16, 2003
On November 13, 2003 BELVERINO D. LEGUM, beloved wife of Edgar Legum; beloved mother of Steven Legum and David Parker; loving grandmother of David Parker Jr. and Katherine Parker. Also survived by two great-grandchildren. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS INC., 8900 Reisterstown Rd at Mt. Wilson Ln on Sunday November 16 at 2 p.m. Interment Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery, Berryman's Lane. Please omit flowers. In mourning at 2331 Old Court Rd, Apt 300 (21208)
NEWS
March 6, 2003
On March 4, 2003, DR. ISIDORE LEGUM, beloved husband of the late Rosalie Lenore Legum (nee Minch); loving father of Dr. Harry Louis Legum; devoted brother of the late Dr. Samuel Legum and Mrs. Sarah Hyatt; loving brother-in-law of Mr. Stanley Minch and Mrs. June Minch; also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, and friends. Services Wednesday, March 5 at 3 P.M., at SOL LEVINSON AND BROS INC., 8900 Reisterstown Rd, at Mt Wilson Lane, with interment at the Arlington-Chizuk Amuno Congregation Cemetery, 4300 N. Rogers Ave. Please omit flowers, contributions should be directed to Chizuk Amuno Congregation, 8100 Stevenson Rd. (21208)
NEWS
November 18, 2003
Belvirino D. Legum, a homemaker and volunteer who enjoyed gardening and flower arranging, died of pneumonia Thursday at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital. She was 86 and lived in Pikesville. She was born Belvirino Doran in Ruston, La., and raised in St. Petersburg, Fla. She attended St. Petersburg Junior College and Vanderbilt University, then worked as a hotel clerk in St. Petersburg. After her marriage in 1943 to Edgar Legum, she moved to Baltimore and worked during World War II for his father, a part-owner of the old Park Circle Motors.
NEWS
March 6, 2003
Dr. Isidore Legum, a retired Baltimore dentist and combat veteran of World War II, died of cardiac arrest Tuesday at Sinai Hospital. He was 92. Dr. Legum, the son of a tailor, was born in Portsmouth, Va., and moved to Madison Avenue in Baltimore in 1922. After graduating from City College, he studied at the Johns Hopkins University. He transferred to the University of Maryland Dental School, where he earned his degree in 1939. During World War II, he served as a dentist with the Army's famed Red Ball Division, and participated in the Salerno and Anzio landings in Italy.
NEWS
August 21, 2007
Edward H. Legum, a retired Annapolis businessman, died Friday of heart failure at Anne Arundel Medical Center. He was 91. Mr. Legum was born in Vienna, Va., and was an infant when his family moved to Annapolis in 1916. He was a 1934 graduate of Annapolis High School and attended St. John's College. During the late 1930s, he managed the Washington Hotel in Annapolis, and traveled to New York City, where he booked such celebrities as Pearl Bailey, Billy Eckstein and the Harlem Dictators, who performed at the African-American hotel that was in the city's old 4th Ward.
NEWS
July 13, 2003
Bernard Legum, a retired Annapolis businessman who bought and sold real estate, died Tuesday of cancer at the Ginger Cove retirement community. He was 91 and had lived in the Annapolis area since 1918. Born in 1912 in Portsmouth, Va., he moved to Maryland as a boy and was a 1930 graduate of Annapolis Senior High School, where he was a fullback on the football team. Mr. Legum had several business enterprises, including manufacturing, grocery stores and distributorships, said a daughter, Beverly Aaron of Atlanta.
NEWS
July 27, 2006
On Wednesday, July 26, 2006, JOSEPH LEGUM, loving husband of the late Eva Legum (nee Barr), beloved father of Marjorie J. Berman of Columbia, MD., devoted father-in-law of the late Mitchell Berman, devoted brother of Rose Balser of Baltimore, MD., Edward H. Legum of Annapolis, MD and Helen Feldscher of California. Very devoted grandfather of Scott E. Berman and Elizabeth K. Berman. Also survived by two loving great-grandchildren. Funeral Services private. Interment Mikro Kodesh-Beth Israel Congregation Cemetery, 6700 Bowleys La. Please omit flowers.
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By ANNIE LINSKEY and ANNIE LINSKEY,SUN REPORTER | February 12, 2006
Those who think the sport of sailing is code for floating around the bay and drinking beers during the day ought to talk to Harry Legum. For 18 years, Legum has been tailoring fitness programs for Annapolis sailors. He works with America's Cup racers, junior sailors, Naval Academy midshipmen and casual day sailors. Next month he plans to restart a sailing fitness class at the Annapolis Athletic Club. "When you're sailing, you have to move quickly," said Legum, 41. "You have to explosively get up and start performing.
NEWS
November 3, 2004
On Sunday, October 31, 2004, EDWARD LEGUM; beloved husband of Ida Legum (nee Wolf); loving father of Dale Legum of Baltimore, MD and Gary Legum of Las Vegas, NV; dear father-in-law of Carol Seydel Legum; loving grandfather of Erik Legum and Kristen Legum; loving great-grandfather of Ezra Legum. Services at Sol Levinson & Bros., Inc., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mt. Wilson Lane, on Wednesday, November 3 at 1 P.M. Interment Lubawitz Nusach Ari (Ner Tamid), Rosedale. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland, 515 S. Haven Street, Baltimore, MD 21224.
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By Reed Lindsay and Reed Lindsay,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | April 19, 2004
CORDOBA, Argentina - The weight of this nation's crisis-prone economy rests heavily on a little round legume packed with protein. Soybeans have rapidly swept across Argentina's vast plains, replacing cattle and other crops to become the nation's top export. In the process, they have helped spur an economic upswing two years after Argentina fell into the worst depression in its history. "All of those soybeans are mine, all the way to the mountains, and to the edge of the city," says Jose Maria Borleto, as the scythe-like black teeth of two lumbering harvesting machines hack through dried soybean plants.
NEWS
November 18, 2003
Belvirino D. Legum, a homemaker and volunteer who enjoyed gardening and flower arranging, died of pneumonia Thursday at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital. She was 86 and lived in Pikesville. She was born Belvirino Doran in Ruston, La., and raised in St. Petersburg, Fla. She attended St. Petersburg Junior College and Vanderbilt University, then worked as a hotel clerk in St. Petersburg. After her marriage in 1943 to Edgar Legum, she moved to Baltimore and worked during World War II for his father, a part-owner of the old Park Circle Motors.
NEWS
November 16, 2003
On November 13, 2003 BELVERINO D. LEGUM, beloved wife of Edgar Legum; beloved mother of Steven Legum and David Parker; loving grandmother of David Parker Jr. and Katherine Parker. Also survived by two great-grandchildren. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS INC., 8900 Reisterstown Rd at Mt. Wilson Ln on Sunday November 16 at 2 p.m. Interment Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery, Berryman's Lane. Please omit flowers. In mourning at 2331 Old Court Rd, Apt 300 (21208)
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By Fred Rasmussen and Fred Rasmussen,Sun Staff Writer | March 22, 1994
Naomi H. "Pudgy" Legum, who never said "no" when asked to donate numerous works of art and pieces of furniture to museums, died yesterday of lung cancer at her home on Park Heights Avenue. She was 76.Mrs. Legum was considered an expert on Colonial furniture. She also collected 19th and 20th century art and donated many important works to the Maryland Historical Society, the Baltimore Museum of Art, the Walters Art Gallery and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.During the restoration of the White House by Jacqueline Kennedy in the early 1960s, Mrs. Legum and her brother and two sisters donated an 18th century John Shaw secretary in memory of their father in 1962.
NEWS
July 13, 2003
Bernard Legum, a retired Annapolis businessman who bought and sold real estate, died Tuesday of cancer at the Ginger Cove retirement community. He was 91 and had lived in the Annapolis area since 1918. Born in 1912 in Portsmouth, Va., he moved to Maryland as a boy and was a 1930 graduate of Annapolis Senior High School, where he was a fullback on the football team. Mr. Legum had several business enterprises, including manufacturing, grocery stores and distributorships, said a daughter, Beverly Aaron of Atlanta.
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