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BABE RUTH Baseball National League NL Debut w/ Home Run 1935 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372372065945

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 17, 1935 * Babe Ruth NL debut * Boston Braves * MLB baseball A three column headline on page 29 announces: "Giants Overcome by Braves" with subheads that include: "Ruth's Home Run Defeats Giants in Boston by 4-2" and more, with box scores. The report continues onto page 30 with a photo of Ruth. This game was notable as it was Babe Ruth's National League debut as member of the Boston Braves. He would account for all of the Braves runs that day. Great to have this report in this famous New York newspaper. Complete in 48 pages, very nice condition.

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Ends August 16, 2018 15:03

$69.00
165217

BABE RUTH New York Yankees vs. Walter Johnson Charity Game Stunt 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392084807482

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 24, 1942 * Famous Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson charity stunt * Ruth hits home run The sport's section (page 19) has a banner headline: "69,136 See Yanks Split Twin Bill; Gate for Service Funds Exceeds $80,000" with subheads that include: "Ruth, Johnson Turn Back Clock; Fans See What Made Them Click" and more with 2 nice related photos (see photos). First report coverage on the Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson charity pregame attraction for the Army and Navy fund during World War II. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newspr... See More  

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Ends August 16, 2018 15:01

$46.00
164949

Rare BABE RUTH Deer Hunting Camp Bryan North Carolina PHOTO 1931 NYC Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392077814784

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES (Rotogravure Section only), December 13, 1931 * Unusual Babe Ruth photo * Deer hunting at Camp Bryan * North Carolina This section is loaded with photos involving sports, entertainment, fashion and much more. Page 6 has a photo titled: "The First Trophy Of the Hunting Season In The South: Babe Ruth" Complete rotogravure section only with all 16 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends August 04, 2018 13:40

$37.00
164782

NEW YORK YANKEES World Series of Baseball w/ Babe Ruth PHOTO 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392070077188

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., Oct. 6, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * World Series of baseball w/ photos (game 1) The front page has reporting on the upcoming game 2 of the 1927 World Series. Pages 4 & 5 has various reporting of game with 3 related photos, one showing Babe Ruth crossing home plate securing the first run of the 1st game. Fourteen pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, close cut along left margin of page 4 with some text loss, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 22, 2018 15:16

$56.00
164680

BABE RUTH Breaks 1st Home Run BASEBALL Record Boston Red Sox 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392067474732

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 9, 1919 * Babe Ruth's very 1st home run record * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball The sports page (pg. 20) has a banner headline announcing: "Yanks Lose Twice And See Record Broken When Babe Ruth Gets His 26th Home Run" plus first column heads: "Ruth Knocks Out His 26th Homer" "Red Sox Pitcher, the Sensation of Baseball History, Makes New Record" "Lowers 20 Year Old Mark" "Buck Freeman's String of 25 Circuit Clouts Had Held Since 1899" and a bit more. A very significant sports issue as this first record-breaker for Babe Ruth thrust him into national prominence in the sports world, where he would remain. And interesting that he accomplished this as a member of the Bosto... See More  

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Ends July 18, 2018 15:47

$175.00
164032

BABE RUTH & New York Yankees Opening Day Baseball Game HR PHOTO 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392048625146

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 13, 1932 * New York Yankees opening day game * Babe Ruth's famous HR swing photo * MLB - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 13) has a banner headline: "Ruth and Byrd Hit Two Homers Apiece as Yanks Defeat Athletics in Opener" with subheads, box scores and 2 related photos, one showing Babe Ruth's famous swing of the bat. This was the opening day game for the 1932 baseball season. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given ... See More  

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Ends June 20, 2018 14:51

$55.00
163672

BABE RUTH Surprises Fans at Yankee Stadium & Catches Foul Ball 1937 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392039942284

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 21, 1937 * Babe Ruth steals the show at Yankee Stadium * Opening day festivities with related photos * New York Yankees - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 26) has a banner headline: "45,850 See Yanks Lose to Senators in Starting Pennant Defense at Stadium" with subheads and four related photos. First report coverage on opening day activities at Yankee Stadium. Also on the same page is an article headed: "Ruth Catches Foul Ball in Stand But It's Home Run to the Crowd" with subhead. (see) The report suggests that Ruth's appearance to the game superseded fans and reporters attention from the game. And curious that he also caught a foul ball in the st... See More  

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Ends June 08, 2018 15:21

$40.00
163667

Rare BABE RUTH Catches Baseball from AIRPLANE for World Record 1926 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372301632806

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1926 * Babe Ruth catches baseball from airplane * New York Yankees - major league baseball Near the bottom of the front is a two column heading: "Babe Ruth Catches Ball From Airplane; Seventh Attempt Gives Him World's Record" (see) A nice curiosity on Ruth that probably was only reported in a NYC publication. Nice to have in this famous title. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends June 08, 2018 15:16

$82.00
163459

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees World Barnstorming Tour RETURN 1935 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392033133918

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 21, 1935 * Babe Ruth & all stars return home * World barnstorming tour - Japan Page 25 has a banner headline: "Return From World Tour Fins Babe Ruth Hopeful of Remaining in Baseball" with subhead and nice photo with wife and daughter. (see) Text includes interview excerpts from Ruth and his wife as well. Ruth would join the Boston Braves about a week later. Probably only found in a NYC publication. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy i... See More  

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Ends May 31, 2018 15:39

$40.00
163274

1927 SPORTS MAGAZINE Boxing Track Women Basketball Rugby Soccer Babe Ruth PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372286172539

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NATIONAL POLICE GAZETTE, New York, Feb. 26, 1927 * Many sports photos Very much a sporting magazine at this point. The full ftpg. is a boxing photos: "Mike McTigue Writes 'Finis' On Paul Berlenbach's Ring Career." with more photos inside as well. Balance of the issue has many sports-themed photos, plus other items as well (see). Complete in 24 pages, stitching at the spine, minor piece from back leaf margin, good condition.

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Ends May 23, 2018 15:24

$29.00
163201

GRAF ZEPPELIN Around the World Flight Begins & BABE RUTH Photo 1929 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372282710518

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 8, 1929 * Graf Zeppelin starts around World flight (airship) * Babe Ruth hits grand slam home run with nice photo The front page has a two column headline: "ZEPPELIN OFF AT 12:40 A. M. ON FLIGHT AROUND WORLD WITH FAIR WEATHER AHEAD" with many subheads and other related reports. Continues on page 2 with related photos. (see) The sport' section (page 19) has a six column headline: "Yanks and Athletics Divide Before 46,000; Ruth Hits 28th" with subheads and a nice 4 column photo of Babe Ruth crossing home plate. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high q... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2018 15:07

$57.00
163171

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Barnstorming Tour in TOKYO JAPAN 1934 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372281817681

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 3, 1934 * Babe Ruth visits Japan * New York Yankees The sport's section (page 9) has a two column heading: "Tokyo Gives Ruth Royal welcome; 100,000 Acclaim Home Run King" with subhead. (see) Coverage on Babe Ruth's visit to Tokyo, Japan. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Thirty-two pages, rag edition, some damp staining throughout and wear along the spine, generally good.

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Ends May 18, 2018 15:32

$39.00
162885

Best NEW YORK YANKEES World Series of Baseball Ruth & Gehrig Era 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392016483173

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 7, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * World Series of baseball (game 2) * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "YANKEES WIN AGAIN AS YOUTHFUL PIPGRAS BAFFLES PIRATES" with subheads. (see) Much more on pages 30 & 31 with two related photos and box scores. Loads of text. Great to have in this famous New York title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 56 pages, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends May 09, 2018 15:19

$62.00
162827

NEW YORK YANKEES Joe DiMaggio Era Wins AL Baseball Pennant Flag 1936 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372271079903

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 10, 1936 * New York Yankees win flag * Joe DiMaggio era * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 30) has a five column headline announcing: "American League Pennant Clinched by the Yankees" with subheads that include: "YANKEES JUBILANT AS THEY TAKE FLAG" and more with box scores and photo of Joe McCarthy. This the first pennant the Yankees won without Babe Ruth and the first with Joe DiMaggio. Yankees would go on and win the World Series as well. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage o... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2018 15:25

$39.00
162663

BABE RUTH & Col. Jacob Ruppert New York Yankees Contract Dispute 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392012023305

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass. March 20, 1933 * Babe Ruth & Colonel Jacob Ruppert * New York Yankees contract dispute * Next to last year in New York The top of the back page has a one column heading: "AN ULTIMATUM FOR BABE RUTH" with subhead. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with 8 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends May 02, 2018 14:59

$37.00
162476

New FENWAY PARK Boston Red Sox Opening Day DEBUT MLB Baseball 1934 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392005968681

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1934 * The new Fenway Park opens (1st game) * Boston Red Sox baseball * MLB opening day - renovated with more seats * Babe Ruth photo The sport's section (page 26) has a banner headline: "Cronin's Double Helps Senators Turn Back Red Sox in Extra-Inning Game" with subheads that include: "Senators Conquer Red Sox In 11th, 6-5" "Cronin's Hit Starts Rally That Brings Victory--33,336 at Game" and more. This was the 1st game in the newly renovated Fenway Park. Also on the same page in a nice photo showing Babe Ruth and Jimmy Foxx. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margin, a few various a... See More  

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Ends April 22, 2018 15:10

$39.00
162308

BABE RUTH 4 Home Runs Baseball Game BOSTON RED SOX vs. Baltimore 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372252905103

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1919 * Early Babe Ruth * 4 home run game * Boston Red Sox The sport's section (page 14) has small one column headings: "Ruth, Long Distance Gun" "Boston's Infant Slugger Makes Four Home Runs in Baltimore" See image for first report coverage of a pre-season game in which Babe Ruth hit 4 home runs in six at-bats. Interesting he did this in his home town of Baltimore where his baseball career began. Was it this feat that made Ruth known as a big time home run threat ? This would be his final season with the Red Sox before being traded to the New York Yankees. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 24m pages, light toning, a litt... See More  

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Ends April 18, 2018 15:06

$47.00
162198

BABE RUTH DAY Last Fenway Park as a Boston Red Sox Pre Yankees 1919 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392000821714

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 21, 1919 * Babe Ruth day in Boston * Last Fenway game as a Red Sox * Steel strike of 1919 This 100 + page newspaper has one column headings on the front page of the sport's section (inside, near the back): "RUTH'S 27TH HOMER DEFEATS WHITE SOX", "Circuit Clout Wins First Game, 4 to 3, and Then Boston Takes Second, 5 to 4" with box scores (see images). Nice to have in this famous NYC title. It was Babe Ruth Day in Boston, the Bambino scores the winning run in both ends of the doubleheader. Ironically, it will be the last game he plays for the Red Sox in Fenway. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with nice front page headlines concerning the s... See More  

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Ends April 14, 2018 15:26

$78.00
162112

BABE RUTH & Ty Cobb Photo YANKEES Opening Day in MLB Baseball 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372246626411

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 13, 1927 * Babe Ruth & Ty Cobb photo * Opening day in major league baseball * Attendance records shattered The sport's section (page 20) has a banner headline: "Yankees Beat Athletics 8-3, in Opening Game, Before a Record Crowd of 72,000" with many subheads and related photos including a nice one of Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb together. Other opening day related headlines as well. Covers pages 20 & 21. The Yankees would end this year with a World championship and many experts claim this team to be the best of all time. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends April 11, 2018 15:24

$52.00
161800

Best BABE RUTH Suspended for CURSING at Umpire New York Yankees 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372236561196

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 21, 1922 * Babe Ruth suspended * Arguing with umpire (cursing) * Ban Johnson * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 10) has a one column heading: "JOHNSON SUSPENDS RUTH FOR 3 DAYS" with subheads. (see) This was the result of Babe Ruth being suspended for arguing with umpire. Ban Johnson warns Ruth to behave or be suspended for the entire summer. Another article relating to Ruth inside. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 36 pages, light even toning, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 31, 2018 16:19

$45.00
161696

BABE RUTH New York Yankees "The Bambino" 2 Home Runs HR's 1929 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391990312162

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 22, 1929 * Babe Ruth hits 2 home runs * New York Yankees * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 8) has a six column headline: "70,000 See Yanks and Athletics Divide; Ruth Hits 2 Homers" with subheads and box scores. (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 29, 2018 16:15

$42.00
161493

BABE RUTH Shows off New Wife YANKEES Opening Day Home Runs 1929 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391986097135

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1929 * Babe Ruth shows off new wife * Lou Gehrig - New York Yankees * Opening day home runs The sport's section (page 18) has a banner headline: "Ruth and Gehrig Hit Homers as Yanks win Opener, 7-3" with subheads and 2 related photos, one showing Babe Ruth with his new wife and mother-in-law. First report coverage on opening day at Yankee Stadium for the 1929 baseball season. Great to have in this title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends March 23, 2018 16:12

$57.00
161384

BABE RUTH Final Boston Red Sox CONTRACT Signing MLB Baseball 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224887631

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1919 * Babe Ruth signs final contract with Boston * Prelude to the trade with New York Yankees * Major league baseball - MLB The sports section (page 16) has one column headings that read: "BABE RUTH FINALLY SIGNS WITH BOSTON" "Red Sox Slugger Accepts Contract Said to Call for $27,000 for Three Years". See images for text here. Interesting that he signed a three year deal when he would be traded to the New York Yankees the following year. He had argued for more money with Boston's management. Was this a prelude to the most famous trade in baseball history? A nice item on his final year with the Red Sox. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news,... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2018 16:05

$95.00
161379

BABE RUTH 1st Career (2) Home Runs Game Boston Red Sox 1919 NY Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224881044

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 6, 1919 * Babe Ruth's 1st ever 2 home run game * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball * R-34 airship flight to America The sport's section (page 16) has small one column headings: "MACKMEN WIN TWO" "Babe Ruth's Two Home Runs fall to Save Red Sox from Defeat" with box scores. (see) First report on Babe Ruth hitting two home runs for the first time in his baseball career. He would do this 72 times total throughout his career. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news of the day including a nice front page headline and photo on the R-34 airship crossing the Atlantic Ocean. Complete 1st section only with all 22 pages, light toning at the margins, a few binding slit... See More  

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Ends March 18, 2018 16:00

$52.00
161372

HACK WILSON Hits 2 Home Runs in 1 Inning & Babe Ruth Yankees 1925 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372224868484

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1925 * Hack Wilson - New York Giants * 2 home runs in 1 inning * Babe Ruth - Yankees This 40 page newspaper has a banner headline on page 14: "Giants Win Twice, Robins Also Triumph; Ruth's Homers Help Yanks to Victory" with subheads that include: "Wilson Gets Two in a Inning During Nine-Run Rally..." "BABE HAS HIS JOKE WITH 2 HOME RUNS" and more. (see) Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete, some spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends March 18, 2018 15:51

$38.00
161178

NEW YORK YANKEES Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig MLB Baseball Wins Pennant 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391978105569

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 29, 1928 * New York Yankees win AL pennant * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * Major league baseball - MLB The sport's section (page 13) has a three column headline: "Pennant Clinched by Yankees" with subheads that include: "YANKS CLINCH FLAG; DEFEAT TIGERS, 11-6" "Ruth Gets 53D Home Run" and more. Box scores as well. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain... See More  

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Ends March 11, 2018 16:24

$42.00
161173

Rare BABE RUTH Boxing Sparring Pre Season Training PHOTO 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391978102402

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, February 12, 1928 * Unusual Babe Ruth photo * Boxing as part of his training The back page of this section has a unusual photo showing Babe Ruth sparring as part of his training for the upcoming season. Also an article headed: "Ruth Anticipates His Greatest Year" with subheads. (see) This was when Babe Ruth was at his prime in his career. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 11, 2018 16:17

$44.00
161018

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Dugout St. Petersburg FL PHOTO 1928 NYC Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214600572

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES (Rotogravure Section only), March 18, 1928 * Babe Ruth in his prime * New York Yankees dugout This section has photos involving sports, entertainment, fashion. The front page has a photo titled: "The Glass Of Fashion In The Baseball World: Babe Ruth" (see) Complete rotogravure section only with 8 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in nice condition.

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Ends March 07, 2018 14:48

$30.00
160951

2 Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Hits 59 & 60 HOME RUNS Record 1927 Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391973681060

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: * Babe Ruth hits 59th and 60th home runs (record) * It is BEST to have reports from the city where an event occurred THE NEW YORK TIMES, A very notable pair of issues dated Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, 1927 reporting Babe Ruth tying the home run record (his own), then breaking it the next day, a record that would stand until Roger Maris hit 61 in 1961. September 30: The sports page has a banner headline announcing: "Fans Acclaim Ruth as He Hits Two Homers and ties Own Record; Cards Lose". The first column heads include: "Ruth Hits 2, Equals 1921 Homer Record" "Slams 58th in First Frame, then Gets 59th in Fifth with 3 Men on Bases" with more. There is also a very nice photo captioned: "Ruth's Most ... See More  

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Ends March 03, 2018 15:56

$570.00
159822

BABE RUTH New York Yankees "The Bellyache Heard Round the World" 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391945536140

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 18, 1925 * Babe Ruth has ulcer surgery ? * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The top of page 10 has a two column heading: "Babe Ruth Is Resting Well After Operation; Will Be Out of Game Two More Weeks" (see) Coverage on the famous surgery for reasons not officially known at the start of the 1925 baseball season. Nice to have in this title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, irregular along the spine, light toning, generally in good condition. wikipedia notes: During spring training in 1925, Ruth fell ill, and returned to New York for what was reported as stomach surgery. Ruth's ailment was dubbed "the bellyache heard r... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2018 15:17

$42.00
159672

NEW YORK GIANTS World Series Champions vs. New York Yankees 1921 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372161608207

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: DOUGLAS DAILY INTERNATIONAL, Arizona, Oct. 13, 1921 * New York Yankees 1st World Series * New York Giants World Champions * MLB baseball (FINAL GAME) Great & bold banner headline above the masthead announces: "GIANTS CHAMPS" of the 1921 Major League Baseball World Series played at the Polo Grounds. Included is the "Score By Innings" statistics and last column heads: "Hard-Fought Game Between Pitchers High Spot Of Clash" and a bit more (see). The inning-by-inning coverage carries over to the bkpg. where are also photos of Babe Ruth and Art Nehf. This was the first appearance of the Yankees in a World Series. Six pages, chipping loss at the bottom but no loss to the baseball content, loo... See More  

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Ends January 07, 2018 15:34

$67.00
159617

Best JOHNNY SYLVESTER New York Yankees BABE RUTH Sick Boy Promise 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391941539676

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 8, 1926 * Johnny Sylvester gets better * Babe Ruth - New York Yankees * 3 World Series home runs promise * Best title to be had? (rare as such) The sports page reports on perhaps the most famous off-the-field story on the legendary Babe Ruth. The one column article is headed: "Boy Regains Health As Ruth Hits Homers" and "John D. Sylvester, Son of National City Bank Executive, Now on Road to Recovery". As most baseball fans know this is the story of Johnny Sylvester, an 11 year-old who was deathly ill, & to whom Babe Ruth promised a home run in the World Series. Ruth came through with 3 home runs --and as the story goes--causing the boy to recuperate, saving his... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2018 15:36

$385.00
159432

Best NEW YORK YANKEES Win World Series Game 2 w/ Babe Ruth HR 1927 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391937650713

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 8, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees win World Series (game 2) * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The top of the first column of the front page reports the results of the 3rd game of a 4-game World Series, with: "YANKS ROUT PIRATES, RUTH HITTING HOMER; PENNOCK INVINCIBLE" and several subheads including: "New York Wins Third Straight, 8-1..." "Babe's Mighty Smash in 7th Inning With Two On Climaxes Six-Run Rally." and more. The article begins: "It won't be long now. The 1927 world's series is rapidly tottering to a lopsided finish...". Coverage carries over to two of the sports pages wi... See More  

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:20

$88.00
159428

Best & Historic NEW YORK YANKEES Very 1st World Series Game 1921 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372154152433

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 6, 1921 * New York Yankees 1st ever World Series game * Babe Ruth's second year w/ Yanks vs. Giants * Best title to be had ? very rare as such The top of the front has a one column heading: "YANKS WIN, 3 TO 0; MAYS CURBS GIANTS; RUTH BATS IN A RUN" with subheads. (see) Much more in the sport's section with box scores. Loads of text. This was game 1 of the 1921 World Series and more importantly the very 1st World Series game the Yankees participated in making this a very historic and rare item. And what better title to have than the famous New York Times. Complete with all 34 pages, a little light staining, some spine wear, generally good.

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Ends December 31, 2017 08:11

$145.00
159278

Best BABE RUTH Home Run #1 of Record 60 Season New York Yankees 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391935088561

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 16, 1927 * Babe Ruth's 1st home run of record season * New York Yankees - Major league baseball * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 18) has a six column headline: "Yanks Take Final From Athletics as Ruth Hits Homer" with subheads that include: "RUTH'S HOMER AIDS IN YANKEE VICTORY" and more. First report coverage on Babe Ruth's 1st home run of the 1927 baseball season. He would end the season with 60 and hold the home run record for many years. Great to have in this famous New York City title. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Thirty-two pages, some wear and partially loose along the spine with a few staples and a lit... See More  

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Ends December 27, 2017 15:08

$47.00
159183

Best BABE RUTH Breaks All Time HOME RUNS Baseball Record 1921 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391928721243

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1921 * Babe Ruth breaks all time home run record * His first major record - Early in his career too * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 11) has a one column heading: "SPEEDING YANKEES RUN DOWN A TIGER" with subhead: "Ruth, at Wheel, Drives Thirty-Six Homer...." with box scores. Though not mentioned in the report this was when Babe Ruth broke the all time MLB home run record that was held by Roger Connor. This was his 139th career home run which is only a fraction of his 714 total when his career ended. No wonder he is considered the man who changed baseball. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 32 pages, irreg... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2017 14:37

$77.00
159101

YANKEES STADIUM The House That Babe Ruth Built CONSTRUCTION Start 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927342471

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 6, 1922 * Old Yankee Stadium construction begins * New York Yankees - Yanks * "The House that Ruth Built" The top of page 8 has one column headings that include: "WORK BEGINS TODAY ON YANKEE STADIUM" "No Ceremony to Mark First Step in Actual Construction of New Ball Park" "To Be Ready By October" and more. This is coverage of the construction of what was the "new" Yankee Stadium. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Complete in 26 pages, even toning, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:16

$67.00
159099

Yankees BABE RUTH Suspended Throws Dirt at Umpire FIGHT With Fan 1922 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391927340566

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1922 * Babe Ruth & Ban Johnson * Fight with umpire & fan... Suspended from baseball The top of the front page has one column headings that include: "RUTH IN ROW WITH UMPIRE AND FAN AT POLO GROUNDS" "Following Dispute Over Decision Babe Throws Dirt in the Official's Face" "Chases Rooter In Stand" "Home-Run King Not Sorry" and more. (see) Nice to have in this famous New York City title. Other news, sports and advertisement of the day. Complete with all 40 pages, light toning, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends December 15, 2017 14:13

$57.00
159030

BABE RUTH Diagnosed w/ Appendicitis New York Yankees PHOTO 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391926027301

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 9, 1932 * Babe Ruth diagnosed with appendicitis * New York Yankees baseball The sport's section (page 23) has a two column photo with heading: "Babe Ruth And Wife Upon Arrival Here" Also a one column heading: "RUTH ARRIVES HOME; IS ORDERED TO REST" with subheads. (see) This was a few weeks prior to his famous "called shot" in game 3 of the 1932 World Series. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 42 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 13, 2017 15:00

$40.00
158979

Very Early & Rare LOU GEHRIG High School Baseball Star Wins Title 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372132429593

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sports & financial section only, June 27, 1920. * Earliest report on Lou Gehrig ? (rare) * His big school team wins title * Future New York Yankees star The sport's section contains a somewhat discrete page 2 report and the line score of a high school championship game between the New York City School of Commerce and Lane Tech of Chicago. The star of the game was a 17-year old boy named Lou Gehrig who hit a grand-slam home run over the right field wall of Cubs Park (now known as Wrigley Field). Gehrigs home run provided the margin of victory as his team defeated the opposition, 12-8. Note that in the report Gehrig was touted ...as the Babe Ruth of high schools o... See More  

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Ends December 10, 2017 15:37

$88.00
158836

1st HOME RUN Comiskey Park Chicago BABE RUTH New York Yankees 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391922744152

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 17, 1927 * 1st Home Run out of Comiskey Park * Babe Ruth - New York Yankees * Major league baseball The sport's section (page 17) has a three column heading: "Ruth Gets 37th as Yanks Win" with subheads that include: "RUTH CLEARS PARK WITH 37TH HOMER" "1st ever to Put Ball Out of the White Sox Field--Trails Gehrig by One Blow" and more. (see) First report coverage on the very first time a player hit a ball out of Comiskey Park which was Babe Ruth. (took 17 years at the time) Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, otherwise very n... See More  

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Ends December 08, 2017 15:08

$52.00
158801

BABE RUTH Hits Very 1st Ultimate Grand Slam Walk Off HOME RUN 1925 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921861497

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1925 * Babe Ruth - New York Yankees * 1st ever player to hit 'ultimate home run' The sport's section (page 16) has a one column heading: "RUTH'S HOMER WINS; CLEARS BAG IN 10TH" with subheads and box scores. (see) The 'Sultan of Swat" becomes the first modern player to blast an ultimate grand slam, a walk-off homer with the bases full which wins the game by one run. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends December 07, 2017 14:55

$57.00
158799

BABE RUTH SUSPENSION ENDS New York Yankees Baseball vs. Red Sox 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372129611686

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 8, 1925 * Babe Ruth suspension ends * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The sport's section (page 24) has a one column heading: "RUTH BACK IN FOLD, BUT YANKS LOSE, 5-1" with subheads and box scores. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.

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Ends December 07, 2017 14:53

$46.00
158751

BABE RUTH 1st Career Grand Slam Home Run BOSTON RED SOX Baseball 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391921105695

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 21, 1919 * Babe Ruth's very 1st grand slam HR * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball Near the bottom of page 18 is a report headed : "RUTH WINS FOR RED SOX" "Home Run with Bases Filled Beats Browns by 6 to 4" with box scores (see). First report coverage on Babe Ruth hitting his very 1st MLB grand slam home run while playing for the Boston Red Sox. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 06, 2017 15:28

$62.00
158697

Gunfighter WYATT EARP Tombstone Arizona O.K. Corral Fame DEATH 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918898227

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1929. *Gunfighter Wyatt Earp death * Babe Ruth's wife death * 2 historic reports in one issue The top of page 23 has one column headings: "NOTED GUN FIGHTER OF OLD WEST DEAD" "End Comes to Wyatt Earp at Los Angeles After Life of Battling 'Bad Men'" "Defeated Clayton Gang" "As Referee With a Pistol at Sharkey-Fitzsimmons Fight, His Decision Stood" (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also one column headings on page 3 read: "FIRE CAUSES DEATH OF MRS. BABE RUTH' 'Estranged From Husband" and more. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pages, a few small binding... See More  

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:46

$265.00
158695

BABE RUTH Suspension & Fined for DRINKING ? New York Yankees 1925 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391918896725

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 30, 1925 * Babe Ruth suspended and fined * New York Yankees * MLB baseball The top of the front page has a one column heading: "RUTH FINED $5,000; COSTLY STAR BANNED FOR ACTS OFF FIELD" with subheads: "Manager Huggins of Yankees Imposes Penalty at St. Louis for 'Misconduct'" "OFFENDER ORDERED HOME" and more. (see) First report coverage on Babe Ruth's suspension due to being late for batting practice after a night on the town. Was he hungover ? Great to have in this famous NYC title and on the front page. Rare as such. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, light toning, some spine wear, otherwise good.

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Ends December 03, 2017 12:44

$67.00
158531

NEW YORK YANKEES Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig MLB Baseball Wins Pennant 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372121365627

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1927 * New York Yankees win AL pennant * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * Major league baseball - MLB * Year of the greatest team ever ? The sport's section (page 34) has a four column : "Yanks Win Pennant, Ruth Getting 2 Homers" with subheads that include: "RUTH HITS 51st, 52D; YANKS CLINCH FLAG" and more with photo of Yankees manager Miller Huggins. (see) Box scores as well. This was the team that many consider to be the best team of all time. It was also the year of the Yankees record 110 win season and Babe Ruth's record 60 home runs. They would go on and win the World Series as well. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and adver... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2017 14:23

$75.00
158419

JOSE CAPABLANCA Cuban Chess Player Tournament Victory & Babe Ruth 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372116263772

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 24, 1927 * Jose Capablanca wins tournament * Famous Cuban chess player The sport's section (page 28) has one column headings: "ALEKHINE IN DRAW, WINS SECOND PRIZE" "Divides With Capablanca, Victor of Tourney, in Last Round to Clinch Place" and more with standings and play by play graph. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day including reporting on Babe Ruth hitting 2 home runs in a pre season baseball game. Complete in 52 pages, archival mend on page 2, generally very nice.

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Ends November 24, 2017 14:08

$39.00
158392

BABE RUTH Hits 2 Home Runs New York Yankees vs. Red Sox 1932 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391913250367

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 23, 1927 * Babe Ruth hits 2 homers * New York Yankees - MLB * Year of best team ever ? The sport's section (page 19) has a six column headline: "Ruth Hits Two Homers as Yanks Turn Back Red Sox Twice" with subheads & box scores. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:23

$42.00
158293

LOU GEHRIG 2 Home Runs & Triples - Babe Ruth New York Yankees 1928 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391912391712

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 13, 1928 * Lou Gehrig has 2 HR & 2 Triples * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth * Major League baseball - MLB The sport's section (page 21) has a four column headline: "Gehrig Hits Two, Ruth One, as Yanks Win" with subheads that include: "Gehrig Hits 2 Homers, Ruth One as Champions' Artillery Silence Chicago" "2 Triples For Gehrig Also" and more. (see) First report coverage on Lou Gehrig collecting 14 total bases while hitting 2 home runs and 2 triples in one game. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 23, 2017 06:32

$47.00
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