Ruby Mccollum

by Ron Milner

Publisher: L a Theatre Works

Written in English
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  • Drama,
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    FormatAudio cassette
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    Open LibraryOL9810990M
    ISBN 101580811094
    ISBN 109781580811095

  The Trial Of Ruby McCollum Ruby McCollum, a wealthy African-American wife, finds herself pregnant a second time by her white physician and senator-elect lover. Torn between her husband, who threatens to shoot her if she has another white baby, and her lover, who threatens to shoot her if she aborts his child, Ruby chooses to murder her lover. Genre/Form: Trials, litigation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Huie, William Bradford, Ruby McCollum. New York, Dutton, The Silencing of Ruby McCollum refutes the carefully constructed public memory of one of the most famous--and under-examined--biracial murders in American history. On August 3, , African American housewife Ruby McCollum drove to the office of Dr. C. LeRoy Adams, beloved white physician in the segregated small town of Live Oak, Florida. Dr. Kenneth B. Nunn, University of Florida Levin College of Law "You Belong to Me is a powerful film that provides a stark examination of the hidden practice of "paramour rights" in the Jim Crow South. Through the telling of the story of Ruby McCollum, the film exposes a now forgotten history that challenges our notions of race, class, gender.

RUBY McCOLLUM - housewife, mother of four, 37 years old. ZORA NEALE HURSTON - a well-known writer, 50 years old. DR. LEROY ADAMS - a doctor and newly elected member of the Florida State Assembly, in his 40s. SAM McCOLLUM - a numbers banker, in his 40s. WILLIAM BRADFORD HUIE - a well-known writer, in his 40s/ White Citizen #2 DEPUTY SHERRIF BARKLEY LIBRARIAN LOGAN . Information on the Ruby McCollum story, including current news. Zora Hurston and the Strange Case of Ruby McCollum (Illustrated story of Ruby McCollum as reported by Zora Neale Hurston) State of Florida vs. Ruby McCollum, Defendant (annotated transcript of McCollum murder trial) Book video trailer on Youtube. See next page for link. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Silencing of Ruby McCollum Race Class and Gender in The South Hardcover at the best online prices at . My most recent publication, Zora Hurston And The Strange Case Of Ruby McCollum, has been lauded by the American Library Association and Midwest Book Review, among others. I think that this fact stands above the relative-biased rantings of a relative of A.K Black, the prosecutor in the Ruby McCollum case.

Get this from a library! Zora Hurston and the strange case of Ruby McCollum. [C Arthur Ellis] -- Zora Neale Hurston "received an assignment from the Pittsburgh Courier to cover the murder trial of Ruby McCollum, a wealthy colored woman accused of slaying a white physician who had recently been. 2 days ago  Acorn Books (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title Ruby McCollum Author Huie, William Bradford Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - VG+ Jacket condition VG+ Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Dutton Place of Publication New York Date published Bookseller catalogs Mystery / Suspense;.

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Ruby rated it it was amazing Bobbie Anderson rated it it was amazing Hugh rated it really liked it /5. William B. Huie's book on the Ruby McCollum case is the landmark chronicle of the famous Florida murder that led to sentencing Ruby McCollum to the electric chair for killing her white, senator-elect lover.4/4(3).

The Silencing of Ruby McCollum refutes the carefully constructed public memory of one of the most famous—and under-examined—biracial murders in American history. On August 3,African American housewife Ruby McCollum drove to the office of Dr.

LeRoy Adams, beloved white physician in the segregated small town Ruby Mccollum book Live Oak, by: 2. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month of 31 results for Books: "ruby mccollum" The Silencing of Ruby McCollum: Race, Class, and Gender in the South.

Ruby McCollum () written by Ron Milner is based on a book by journalist William Bradford Huie. It’s a two-hour dramatized reading of the true story about the aftermath of a murder and subsequent trial that took place in the early ’s in Florida/5.

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Ruby McCollum, the well-educated, well-behaved wife of a Negro numbers banker who Ruby Mccollum book $50, a year, walked into the office of Dr. Clifford LeRoy Adams, a local legend as the ""pore man's friend"", and shot him, allegedly because he'd been dunning her/5(4).

The Silencing of Ruby McCollum book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. On August 3,an African-American housewife, Rub /5. Information on the Ruby McCollum story, including current news. Hall of Mirrors, the most recent publication by C.

Arthur Ellis, Jr., PhD, is currently available on Amazon in paperback as well as e-book. what happened to loretta mccollum. On a Sunday morning, August 3,Ruby McCollum, who was the richest African-American woman in Suwannee County and had grown up in Marion County, walked into the office of sainted white physician Dr.

Clifford Leroy Adams and shot him four times with a revolver. The Silencing of Ruby Mccollum: Race, Class, and Gender in the South by Tammy D. Evans and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A LOOK AT THE RUBY MCCOLLUM STORY.

Aug. 3, Ruby McCollum fatally shoots Dr. Leroy Adams at his office in Live Oak, Fla. Fall A jury of 12 white men convicts McCollum. The Silencing of Ruby McCollum refutes the carefully constructed public memory of one of the most famous--and under-examined--biracial murders in American history.

On August 3,African American housewife Ruby McCollum drove to the office of Dr. LeRoy Adams, beloved white physician in the segregated small town of Live Oak, : Tammy D Evans. The Trial of Ruby McCollum: The True-crime Story That Shook the Foundations of the Segregationist South.

by C. Arthur Ellis, Jr., and Leslie E. Ellis, “Psychiatrists Report Woman Slayer Insane,“ Daytona Beach Morning Journal, Septem “Ruby McCollum’s Fate Is Mulled,” St. Petersberg Times, Decem Dr. Arthur Ellis talks with The Monster about his new book Hall of Mirrors which comments on the various short films and documentaries developed to examine the life and crime of Ruby McCollum.

“Ruby McCollum (Aug – ) was known for killing a prominent caucasian doctor in (whom she accused) that he had abused her and forced her to have sex and bear his child.”.

Ruby McCollum: | |Ruby McCollum,| born |Ruby Jackson| (Aug – ), was a wealthy marr World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled. Inwith the help of her second trial attorney, McCollum was sent to a nursing facility.

She remained there untilwhen she died of a stroke. In a tag-team effort with Hurston, author William Huie wrote the book, “Ruby McCollum: Woman in the Suwannee Jail”, which was a full account of the Ruby McCollum case.

The book was Ruby McCollum: Woman in the Suwannee Jail by William Bradford Huie. Upon returning home, Jude read the book in one sitting. The story was too farfetched, according to Jude.

In her dissertation turned book, “The Silencing of Ruby McCollum: Race, Class, and Gender in the South,” Dr. Evans, a native of Live Oak, explores McCollum’s story from the standpoint of a “colored” woman being raised and becoming financially successful in a time in society where the odds were stacked against her on a number of.

William Bradford Huie's book 'The Crime of Ruby McCollum' inspired the new documentary. In his telling, McCollum's relationship with Adams was consensual, and she became a drug addict and killed. Ruby McCollum Fair use image Born Ruby Jackson on AugJackson was a wealthy married African American woman in Live Oak, Florida, who was arrested and convicted for killing a prominent white doctor inwho at the time was also a Florida State Senator-Elect.

The arduous, long, significant journey to find and tell the truth about Ruby McCollum and create the Documentary You Belong To Me began in After a casual lunch meeting between producer Jude Hagin and University of Florida English Professor, Dr.

James Haskins, Jude's life would take a very different course than one she ever imagined. Download Ruby Mccollum in PDF and EPUB Formats for free. Ruby Mccollum Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading.

Ruby McCollum murdered Dr. Leroy Adams. This shooting was as noted in African America as the O.J. Simpson Murder trial 43 years later.

It happened in Live Oak, a small farming town in north Florida. After the shooting Ruby McCollum put her nickel-plated Smith & Wesson away, locked up his office, and walked to her two-toned blue Chrysler. "My name is Dr. Tammy Evans, and I wrote a book, "The Silencing of Ruby McCollum: Race, Class and Gender in the South." I grew up in Live Oak.

i was born in Live Oak, and the Ruby McCollum case is a case that has always puzzled and also fascinated me, which is the reason that I chose to research and write the book. Sam McCollum Jr., 81, passed away on Dec. 22, with funeral services held on Dec. 27 at African Baptist Church in Live Oak, and his historical homestead where his late parents Ruby and Sam McCollum.

William Bradford "Bill" Huie (Novem – Novem ) was one of the most successful American journalists and authors of the 20th century. Huie was a prolific writer, investigative reporter, editor, national lecturer, television host, and masterful storyteller. His credits include twenty-one books that sold over 30 million copies : Novem Get this from a library.

Silencing of ruby mccollum: race, class, and gender in the south. [Tammy D Evans] -- "On August 3,an African-American housewife, Ruby McCollum, drove to the office of Dr.

LeRoy Adams with her two young children in tow and calmly gunned down the white doctor. According to. Buy Ruby McCollum by William Bradford Huie online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $   This is the National Public Radio interview with C.

Arthur Ellis, Jr., Ph.D. for his book, Zora Hurston And The Strange Case Of Ruby McCollum. It is. The Strange Case of Ruby McCollum Dr. Clifford Leroy Adams’ murder was a seminal moment. “Ruby put whites on notice that maybe Blacks weren’t going to stand for this any more.”.You Belong to Me: Sex, Race and Murder in the South is a American documentary film produced by Hilary Saltzman, Kitty Potapow, and Jude Hagin and directed by John Cork.

The film works to uncover the hidden truths of the Ruby McCollum case of McCollum, the richest African American woman in Suwannee County, Florida, shot White physician and politician Clifford Leroy Adams four times Directed by: John Cork.Twenty years later, she received an assignment from the Pittsburgh Courier to cover the murder trial of Ruby McCollum, a wealthy colored woman accused of slaying a white physician who had recently been elected to the Florida state senate - and rumored to be her lover and father of one of her children.