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18 Years After
Ruby Slippers Theft
May 17, 2023 3:24 PM CDT
Man Indicted 18 Years After Ruby Slippers Theft
'Wizard of Oz' slippers were stolen in 2005, recovered in 2018
- A man has been indicted on a federal theft charge almost 20 years after one of America's best known pieces of movie memorabilia was stolen. Federal prosecutors in North Dakota say a grand jury indicted Terry Martin in connection with the 2005 theft of a pair of ruby red...
Ruby Slippers Stolen in the
Night 13 Years Ago Are Found
Sep 4, 2018 2:26 PM CDT
Ruby Slippers Stolen in the Night 13 Years Ago Are Found
But a big mystery remains
- It required more than three clicks of the heel to get these ruby slippers home—it took 13 years. Law enforcement officials announced Tuesday that the shoes stolen from the Judy Garland Museum in her hometown of Grand Rapids, Minn., in late August 2005 have been found—but no thief...
Jul 12, 2015 2:05 PM CDT
Huge Reward Offered for Dorothy's Red Slippers
Anonymous fan of Wizard of Oz makes amazing offer
- There's no place like home—especially for a pair of authentic slippers worn by Judy Garland in
The Wizard of Oz
. In fact, an anonymous donor is offering $1 million for information that leads to the return of the red shoes stolen from the Judy Garland Museum in Grand...
Missing Movie Props
Jun 19, 2010 5:17 AM CDT
7 High-Profile Missing Movie Props
Ruby slippers, Maltese Falcon, Spider-Man costume have all disappeared
- Important things vanish in movies all the time—ghosts, ninjas, starlets' clothing. But what happens to important props that may have aftermarket value? Quite often, they go missing. Mental Floss lists seven iconic movie props that mysteriously disappeared:
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