Ruby Farrington (right) and Arthur B. Simons (left) lead a sit-in that paralyzes Franklin Street on February 8, 1964.

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Ruby Farrington (right) and Arthur B. Simons (left) lead a sit-in that paralyzes Franklin Street on February 8, 1964.   Ruby and Arthur moved together to Boston, where they were married in 1965; (marriage was still illegal in NC at the time).

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Ruby Farrington (right) and Arthur B. Simons (left) lead a sit-in that paralyzes Franklin Street on February 8, 1964.

Description

Ruby Farrington (right) and Arthur B. Simons (left) lead a sit-in that paralyzes Franklin Street on February 8, 1964.   Ruby and Arthur moved together to Boston, where they were married in 1965; (marriage was still illegal in NC at the time).

Subject

Simons, Ruby (Farrington)
Simons, Arthur

Type

Oral History

Creator

Jim Wallace

Date

1964-02-08

Format

JPG

Identifier

JW_IMG_29

Coverage

Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC, February 8, 1964

Citation

Jim Wallace, “Ruby Farrington (right) and Arthur B. Simons (left) lead a sit-in that paralyzes Franklin Street on February 8, 1964.,” Marian Cheek Jackson Center Oral History Trust, accessed January 17, 2019, https://archives.jacksoncenter.info/JW/JW_IMG_29.