Women In Ski Pants and Fashionable Yeshivah Students

It is often observed that Yeshivah students in antebellum Europe could be very sharp and stylish dressers. Apparently, not everyone was pleased with this; the always interesting Rav Yehoshua Menahem Ehrenberg relates that he had once challenged the Hafez Haim, during a visit to the latter’s Yeshivah, on seeing that his students were “מגדלי בלורית […]