By Joan Betty Stuchner, Joe Weissmann

Tova lives together with her kinfolk on a small farm within the well-known city of Chelm, a legendary village populated, in response to Jewish folklore, by means of fools. Tova's farm has hens or even a hen, yet no cow. Her mom, Rivka, needs they can come up with the money for to shop for a cow, in order that they can have clean milk and butter on a daily basis. One evening Tova's father has a dream approximately find out how to get milk with out really possessing a cow. He asks Tova to assist him have the ability to get milk from their hens, and the consequences are hilarious. eventually, to the family's pleasure and the hens' reduction, the matter is solved through none except the clever Rabbi of Chelm himself, and a bit additional support from Tova.

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Then he looked at the goat. ” That night Shlomo had a dream. He dreamed his goat ate a mountain of grain and laid an enormous egg. Shlomo woke with a start. ” he shouted. “Children!

Shlomo and Rivka thanked the rabbi. The next day they exchanged six of their hens for one of the rabbi’s goats. Now they would have fresh milk and cheese. And their remaining hens, left to eat their grain in peace, began laying eggs again. Early one morning, Shlomo watched the hens peck at the grain that helped them lay such delicious eggs. Then he looked at the goat. ” That night Shlomo had a dream. He dreamed his goat ate a mountain of grain and laid an enormous egg. Shlomo woke with a start.

Now they would have fresh milk and cheese. And their remaining hens, left to eat their grain in peace, began laying eggs again. Early one morning, Shlomo watched the hens peck at the grain that helped them lay such delicious eggs. Then he looked at the goat. ” That night Shlomo had a dream. He dreamed his goat ate a mountain of grain and laid an enormous egg. Shlomo woke with a start. ” he shouted. “Children!

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