Nov. 30, 1993. INSCRIBED "To Joe / all the Best! Jim / Bear / Brady" with doodle. 5.75" x 9.25", 12 pp. document known as "The Brady Bill". Two light creases from folding. James Scott "Jim" Brady (August 29, 1940 – August 4, 2014) was an assistant to the U.S. President and White House Press Secretary under President Ronald Reagan. In 1981, Brady became permanently disabled from a gunshot wound during the attempted assassination of Ronald Reagan. Brady became an ardent supporter of gun control as a result of this event. Brady died on August 4, 2014, 33 years after the shooting. His death was ruled a homicide, caused by the gunshot wound he received in 1981. Fine. Item #179
"When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade. I have several stands around here." - James Brady.