RUBY DEE - AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED BASEBALL CO-SIGNED BY: OSSIE DAVIS - HFSID 278911
Sale Price $488.75
RUBY DEE and OSSIE DAVIS
Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis sign a baseball on the sweet spot in purple and blue ink.
Baseball Signed: "Ossie Davis" in blue inkand "Ruby Dee" in purple ink. Diamond Little League baseball. OSSIE DAVIS (1917-2005) and RUBY DEE (1922-2014) were married in 1948, two years after meeting during a Broadway production. Over the years, they have appeared together on Broadway (A Raisin in the Sun), screen (debuting in No Way Out in 1950) and television (from Roots: The Next Generation to the PBS series With Ossie & Ruby). The couple has also been active in social causes, including Black voting rights and the fight against sickle cell anemia. In 1963, they participated in Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s March on Washington, and Davis gave the eulogies at the funerals of Malcolm X in 1965 and Dr. King in 1969. Dee's signature is in fine condition but Davis' is light but legible. Otherwise, fine condition.
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