Autograph Quotation Signed - 1997
An uncommon, original Autograph Quotation Signed by Cuban President Fidel Castro on the invitation to a prestigious awards event at the “Premios Casa de Las Américas” honoring the best of Latin American authors and poets. On 4.5″ x 5.5″ laid card in excellent condition, Castro writes the following bold, incisive message in blue fountain pen:
“Agustin / Cuban journalists, men and women of the people, humble fighters, possess the one thing that cannot vanquish force: faith, reason, valor.
/signed/ Fidel Castro Ruiz / January 23, 1997″
Casa de las Américas is an organization in Havana that was founded by the Cuban Government in April 1959, four months after the Cuban Revolution, for the purpose of developing and extending the socio-cultural relations with the countries of Latin America, the Caribbean and the rest of the world.