Homeward—Return to Bilke

Forty-five years after leaving their home town to the ashes of the War, Aaron and Helen are persuaded by their adult children to return with them to the magical place of their youth.












From Farmer to Slave

Aaron’s youth was peaceful and he grew up with an education and ran his family’s large farm in Eastern Czechoslovakia. Things changed within a few years, so that slowly but surely the Nazis and Fascists took away the Jews’ rights ─ and indentured the Jewish men into slavery.






Aaron ─ King of the Laundry: “Attention all Employees!”

When Aaron and Helen immigrated to America in 1948 to join his older brothers in the laundry business, Aaron quickly became known as a tough boss—but a fair one. In this hilarious video, we see a different side of Aaron―his unique sense of humor.













Aaron’s Tribute to President Ronald Reagan

In this entertaining and at times humorous video, Aaron shows how very close he felt to the ideals of US President Ronald Reagan. He proclaimed Reagan to be his favorite president of all time. Find out why by watching this most entertaining video.















More Sax

Sax related an outrageous story to Aaron which occurred before the War. The story is so pungently within Sax's character, that it helps give us a further sense of the man, and thus deserves to be told on this website.