IN EARLY 1953 JACK RUBY, THE LEE HARVEY OSWALD ASSASSIN, BECAME ACQUAINTED WITH FORMER CUBAN PRESIDENT CARLOS PRIO, AND BECAME INVOLVED IN GUN RUNNING TO CASTRO IN CUBA. WHEN CASTRO WAS CAPTURED AND IMPRISONED, RUBY ENDED HIS INVOLVEMENT IN TRANSPORTING WEAPONS AND MUNITIONS TO CUBA AND RETURNED TO DALLAS AND A MONTH BEFORE THE DATE OF THIS DOCUMENT, REOPENED THE SILVER SPUR NIGHTCLUB WITH FINANCIAL HELP OF IRVING ALKANA.
JACK RUBY (1911-67) SIGNED DOCUMENT, “Jack Ruby”, 8.5 X 9.75, Sept 5th, 1953, a mortgage document on some restaurant equipment purchased from the Zero Plate Company, by the Dallas, TX nightclub owner who killed Lee Harvey Oswald, the President John F. Kennedy assassin. The document is also signed by Irving Alkana Ruby’s partner in Sho-Biz Enterprises (they jointly owned the Silver Spur and other nightclub ventures). In fine condition, with minor age toning and a small tear to upper right side.