Steve North

Arrested: Jack Ruby, born Jacob Rubenstein, murdered Lee Harvey Oswald and was believed to have ties to various underground and Communist groups.

Lee Harvey Oswald's Killer 'Jack Ruby' Came From Strong Jewish Background

We know Jack Ruby murdered Lee Harvey Oswald. But there’s much more to the story of Jacob Rubenstein, who came from a kosher and observant home.

Accepting a 73-Year-Old Invitation

On one side of the faded but well-preserved invitation it is written that the groom’s parents “tienen el agrado de invitar a Usted”; on the other side the bride’s parents “hobn dem koved aykh ayntsulaydn” to the wedding of their children, Chanale and Baruch. The date of the nuptials: “el 1 de Diciembre de 1934, a las 20 horas.”