Shimon Raphael's Page
Born 12/30/02 11:30 am, 6 lbs 8 oz, 20 1/2" long.
Shimmy was named, in accordance with Jewish custom, at his circumcision, which took place on 1/6/02. The name "Shimon" is after Leah's grandfather Cantor Simon Kandler; the name Raphael is after Avi's grandfather Rabbi Hyman Raphael Friedman. Here is the transcript of Avi's speech about the name.
There is a huge gap between the pictures here and on the main kids page because our server crashed, and we had to switch hosts. Do we still have all the old pics? Sure we do. On a hard drive somewhere. Will we post them all? No.
How Avi tests handsets for Current Analysis:
New Pics 2-16-03
Baby Boy Greengart Instant Photo Album
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