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Author Davis, Ossie.

Title With Ossie and Ruby : in this life together / Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee.

Publication Info. New York : William Morrow, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  B DAVIS FAMILY    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Basement Materials  B DAVIS    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  92 DAVIS, OSS    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description xvi, 476 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents Ruby Is Born at Seven -- Ossie Is Still a Mistake -- Under One Roof -- The Waycross Years -- From the Fire Escape -- Center High School and Valdosta, 1930-1934 -- Ruby's Harlem -- The Howard Years, 1935-1939 -- Steps Along the Way -- Ossie's Harlem -- Some Men in My Life -- World War Two, 1942-1945 -- Ruby Turning Corners -- Home Is the Soldier -- We Meet -- Jeb: The Play Is the Thing -- The American Negro Theatre: Anna Lucasta -- The Fight Never Ends -- Hookin' Up -- Movies and Complications -- Giant Steps -- Tall Targets -- Connections to the Left -- The World of Sholom Aleichem and Beyond -- The Plot Thickens -- New Work, New Territory -- Big Breakthroughs -- Struggle, Realities, and Art -- Marches, Movements, and Martyrs -- Sex Comes out of the Closet -- In Control, but Still in Crisis -- The Family Comes of Age -- A Teaspoonful of Power -- We, the Family, Become a Company -- Going Through the Fire -- My One Good Nerve -- Now That We Are Elders -- Love, Marriage, and Struggle -- A Bridge to Ourselves.
Summary "In a joint memoir that celebrates half a century of successful marriage, they look back on the extraordinary careers that earned each a Presidential Medal for Lifetime Achievement."--Jacket.
Subject Davis, Ossie.
Dee, Ruby.
Actors -- United States -- Biography.
Added Author Dee, Ruby.
ISBN 0688153968
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