Solomon (Sol) Seidman (1909-1995) of Brooklyn NY was a social studies teacher and bridge lecturer, educated at NYU and City College of NY. ACBL Honorary Member 1984. Co-chairman NABC Appeals Committee for many years, served on Board of Directors 1974-84. Former president of District 24, associated with Greater New York BA from 1952, held every major office. Chairman of board of GNYBA in 1984, succeeding Ira Zippert, who succeeded Seidman as District 24 director. Diamond Life Master, won just about every title at sectional and regional tournaments in NY area, New Jersey and Philadelphia, including von Zedtwitz Teams, Goldman Pairs and Eastern States KO Teams.