"My Ruby Wedding Ring" is an early short story by L. Frank Baum. it was copyrighted on 12 October 1896 by the Bacheller Syndicate, and sold by the syndicate to the American Press Association in 1903. It was first published in The Daily Picayune (now The Times-Picayune) on October 11, 1896[1] . It was printed in The Baum Bugle in 1965.

"My Ruby Wedding Ring" is one of Baum's early attempts at a supernatural story, comparable to "Who Called 'Perry'?" and "A Shadow Cast Before."


  1. The Daily Picayune. "My Ruby Wedding Ring". L. Frank Baum .11 October 1896. New Orleans, volume 60, issue 261, page 22. (login needed)
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