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167498

Best BABE RUTH World Series 3 HOME RUNS New York Yankees Baseball 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392146526353

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 7, 1926 * Babe Ruth hits 3 home runs * World Series of baseball * New York Yankees * Best title to be had ? In the annals of World Series history one of the outstanding events remains Babe Ruth hitting three home runs in the fourth game of the 1926 World Series. That event is reported in this issue, and terrific to have in the New York Times. The top of the first column on the ftpg. has: "RUTH HITS 3 HOMERS AND YANKS WIN, 10-5; SERIES EVEN AGAIN" "Babe Breaks Six Records Hitting Two Balls Out of the Park, One Into Distant Bleachers" "Even St. Louis Cheers Him" "40,000 See Yankees Get 14 Hits Off Five Pitchers--Hoyt Gives 14, Too, but Survives" and more. Coverage carries over to pages 20 ... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2018 14:38

$477.00
167489

1st Ever MLB Baseball ALL-STAR GAME Babe Ruth Hits Home Run 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372468435383

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEWS AND OBSERVER, Raleigh, North Carolina, July 7, 1933. * 1st All-Star Game (historic) * Major league baseball MLB * Babe Ruth shines The sport's section (page 9) has a banner headline: "Ruth's Homer Features American League's Win over National" with subheads and photo of Ruth. (see) First report coverage on the very 1st major league baseball all-star game. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 16 pages, small address label within masthead, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends November 11, 2018 14:31

$52.00
167402

1927 MURDERERS' ROW New York Yankees Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Team PHOTO Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392144830322

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, June 5, 1927 * Murderers' Row team photo * New York Yankees baseball * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Page 3 of this section has a six column photo with heading: "Some of the Prominent Members of 'Murderers' Row,' Who Have Been on a Rampage this Season" (see) Of course Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig are present in this photo. Nice to have from close to the midway point of the 1927 season. Probably only found in this newspaper title. Rare as such. This team is considered by many as the greatest team in major league history. A rare period reference to "murderer's row" Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, light toning, archival mending to the top rig... See More  

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Ends November 09, 2018 13:44

$135.00
167132

Columbia Baseball Star LOU GEHRIG Signs w/ New York Yankees 1923 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392134538651

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TRIBUNE, June 12, 1923 * Very early Lou Gehrig * Signs w/ New York Yankees For any collector of baseball history, a report of the beginning of a future star's career always figures high on the "most wanted" list. Here is one. The sports page, page 12, has a report headed: "Gehrig, Columbia Star, Works Out With the Yankees" with the text beginning: "Lou Gehrig, Columbia's heavy hitting pitcher of the last baseball season, whose capture by the New York Yankees was announced several days ago, joined Miller Huggin's forces at the Stadium yesterday and worked out with the club. Gehrig was sought by several major league scouts as a result of his heavy hitting and his ability to play m... See More  

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Ends October 31, 2018 15:41

$120.00
167130

BABE RUTH Hits 500th HOME RUN New York Yankees 1929 Old Newspaper MLB BASEBALL


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372455688841

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SANTA FE NEW MEXICAN, Santa Fe, New Mexico, August 12, 1929 * Babe Ruth 500th home run * New York Yankees * MLB baseball Page 3 has a one column headline: "RUTH SMASHES OUT 500 HOME RUN OF CAREER" with report of the game and box scores (see images). 1st report coverage on the 500th home run milestone by Yankee great, Babe Ruth. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Nice condition.

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Ends October 31, 2018 15:40

$55.00
167114

HANK AARON Atlanta Braves Passes BABE RUTH with 715th Home Runs 1974 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392134533145

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE EVENING NEWS, Patterson, New Jersey, April 9, 1974 * Hank Aaron home run #715 (1st report) * Breaks Babe Ruth's record * Atlanta Braves - MLB The front page has an article: "Atlanta's Wild About Henry" which includes a ftpg. photo captioned; "Henry Aaron With Ball He Hit For 715th Home Run". The sports page has a nice headline: "Classic Blast - Hank Ends Ruth Chase" with a photo of him hitting his 715th (see). The complete 34 page issue, very nice condition.

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Ends October 31, 2018 15:31

$47.00
167079

Very Early BABE RUTH Red Sox Rookie Baseball Pitcher Gm 2 1914 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392134318569

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Boston, July 16, 1914 * Babe Ruth as a pitcher * Boston Red Sox vs. Tigers * Second ever MLB baseball game * Best title to be had ? - rare as such Page 4 has a report on the upcoming baseball game between Detroit and Boston for that day, headed: "May Tie For Second Today" "Boston Americans Will Have Chance to Jump from Fifth to Second Place..." and which includes the text: "With Joe Wood, Ray Collins, George Ruth, Ernest Shore...ready to pitch against the Detroit club". (see photo) This was to be just the second professional baseball game in which Babe Ruth played, and great to have this report--albeit rather inconspicuous--in a Boston newspaper. Very rare as s... See More  

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Ends October 31, 2018 09:21

$125.00
166951

BABE RUTH Wins in GOLF Apawamis Club New York Yankees Rye NY 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392131394210

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 11, 1939 * Babe Ruth wins golf tournament * Apawamis Club - Rye, New York The sport's section (page 35) has a seven column headline: "Babe Ruth's Double Victory Helps Long Island Capture Golf Tourney" with subheads that include: "Babe Ruth's Double Victory Helps Long Island Capture Golf Tourney" "Long Island, With 28 Points, Wins Triangular Tourney--Westchester Third", "Ruth Fills Star's Role" and more with related photo. First report coverage on Babe Ruth helping the Long island team win the annual triangular golf match at Apawamis Club in Rye, New York. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2018 13:55

$42.00
166901

NEW YORK YANKEES 1st World Series as Champions Game 1 GIANTS 1923 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372447521716

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 11, 1923 * New York Yankees World Series * 1st year as champions (game 1) * 1st year at Yankees Stadium - Babe Ruth * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GIANTS VICTORS, 5-4; 58,000 SEE YANKS LOSE STIRRING GAME" with subheads. (see) More in the sport's section with box scores. This was to be the first year the Yankees became World Series champions. It was also their first year playing at Yankee Stadium, "The House That Ruth Built". Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, a little spine wear, small tear along top margin, generally nice. w... See More  

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Ends October 24, 2018 15:46

$44.00
167558

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Contract Agreement for $210,000 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372471982158

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BANGOR DAILY COMMERCIAL, Bangor, Maine, March 3, 1927 * Babe Ruth sets new high-water mark for baseball players * $210,000+ contract signed with the New York Yankees * Receives 2nd highest annual income for a athlete The bottom of the front page has: "RUTH'S ANNUAL INCOME EXCEEDS ALL ATHLETE'S PROFITS, EXCEPT TUNNEY'S," with details describing his 3-year contract with the New York Yankees. Additionally, the Sport's Page (page 17) has a three-column, three line heading:: "Babe Ruth Signs At $70,000 Salary For Three Years," which includes additional details. Note: This would also be the year that Ruth hit 60 home runs on what many consider to be the best team ever. 14 pages, must be handled with care, but is in very ... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2018 08:47

$69.99
166781

Historic BABE RUTH Boston Red Sox SOLD to New York Yankees NYY 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372443042210

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SCRANTON TIMES, Penn. Jan. 7, 1920 * Babe Ruth sold to the Yankees (historic) * New York Yankees (1st report) * MLB baseball The top of page 16 has a one column heading: "RUTH SATISFIED; YANKS ARE NOW AFTER JOHNSON" with subhead. (see) which is a report on one of the most significant business decisions in baseball history: the sale of Babe Ruth from Boston to New York. Twenty pages, toning and some wear at the margins with a few tears, should be handled with care.

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Ends October 20, 2018 15:10

$87.00
167354

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Stadium Farewell LAST GAME 1934 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 372465732974

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1934 * Babe Ruth's last game at Yankee Stadium * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The sport's section (page 27) has a banner headline: "American League Pennant Is Clinched by Idle Tigers as Yankees Are Beaten" with subheads that include: "RUTH IN FAREWELL STAND" and more with photo of Ruth. (see) First report coverage on Babe Ruth's last MLB baseball game played at Yankee Stadium, the house Ruth built. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this subject. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally ver... See More  

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Ends October 17, 2018 07:28

$69.99
166580

Best BABE RUTH Hits 500th HOME RUN New York Yankees MLB Baseball 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392124177340

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 12, 1929 * Babe Ruth's 500th home run * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The banner headline at the top of the spots page (13) announces: "Ruth Hits His 500th Major League Homer, but Yanks Lose; Giants and Robbins Win" plus one column subheads: "Yanks Beaten, 6-5; Ruth Hits His 500th" "Babe's Smash Off Hudlin Is 30th of Season and Clears Cleveland's Rightfield Wall" "Gets Possession Of Ball" "Gives $20 and 2 Autographed Spheres to the Finder--Cy Williams Next With 237" "Gehrig Also Makes Homer" "Overflow Crowd of 25,000 Sees the Game, Decided by Indians' 2 Runs in the Sixth". Included is a summary of the game and a box score... See More  

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Ends October 14, 2018 15:44

$168.00
166387

BABE RUTH & Hot Dogs - New York Yankees Opening Day Baseball Game 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392119281097

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA EVENING NEWS, Nebraska, April 16, 1927 * Babe Ruth eats too many hot dogs * New York Yankees opening day baseball The sport's section (page 7) has a five column heading: "New York Looks Like Best Team in American League" with subheads that include: "Babe Ruth Ate Too Many Hot Dogs on Opening Day and Was Forced to Retire" and more. Rare to find period reports on Babe Ruth and his love for hot dogs. This 1927 team is widely considered as the best of all time. Complete with all 10 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends October 06, 2018 15:53

$42.00
166141

Nice BABE RUTH Tydol Gasoline Advertisement Baseball w/ Photo 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111766179

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., August 9, 1929 * Nice Babe Ruth ad * Tydol gasoline Page 15 has a 17 x 10 inch advertisement for Tydol gasoline with heading: "Babe Ruth knocks out that knock with Tydol Ethyl Zero Knock Rating Gasoline" with further text and photo of Ruth, including an endorsement signed by him with his signature. (See) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:25

$38.00
166140

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Baseball Announces RETIREMENT 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392111765910

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 11, 1934 * Babe Ruth announces retirement w/ photo * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The sport's section (page 8) has a banner headline: "Retirement as Regular Player at End of Present Campaign Announced by Ruth" with subheads that include: "RUTH PLANS TO QUIT AT END OF SEASON" and more with very nice photo of Ruth. (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 28 pages, light even toning, nice condition.

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Ends September 26, 2018 15:25

$92.00
166036

Very Early & Rare BABE RUTH as a Boston Red Sox Baseball Pitcher 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392104100176

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CONSTITUTION, Atlanta, Georgia, Oct. 9, 1916 * Very early Babe Ruth * Boston Red Sox pitcher Page 6 has a banner headline: "BABE RUTH Will Be the Red Sox Reliance Today In Second Game of Series Against JACK COOMBS" "with various column heads on the World Series. Also a photo of "Ebbets Field Diamond and Manager Robinson". Great to find such an early baseball report with Babe Ruth in a banner headline, and from when he was a pitcher with the Red Sox. Ten pages, some chipping at margins, partially loose at the spine, good condition.

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Ends September 15, 2018 14:45

$98.00
166006

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372403393466

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, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 14, 2018 15:32

$55.00
165959

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372402354047

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, March 22, 1919 * Babe Ruth signs final contract with Boston * Prelude to the trade with New York Yankees * Major league baseball - MLB The sports page, page 11, has a one column head: "Ruth Signs With Red Sox For Three Years" with the report noting in part: "...signed a three-year's contract with the world's champion Boston American League Baseball Club at a salary reported to be around $10,000 per playing season. Ruth was a holdout until yesterday. He demanded $8,500 for one year's playing and $15,000 for the next two years. Owner Frazee could not meet his figures & asked that he cut them down..." with more. It is interesting to note that desp... See More  

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Ends September 13, 2018 15:49

$177.00
165866

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392099292087

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 September 09, 2018 14:21

$62.00
165835

Early BABE RUTH Home Run Record w/ Red Sox BLACK SOX Scandal Set 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392098420721

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 25, 1919 * Early Babe Ruth home run record w/ Boston Red Sox * White Sox win pennant - World Series scandal set A doubly notable issue in the world of baseball, as the top of the sports page (pg. 10) reports: "White Sox Nail American League Pennant And Quality To Meet Reds In World's Series", setting the stage for the infamous "Black Sox" World Series in which members of the Chicago team would be charged with conspiring to throw the games. The report includes lengthy text on their pennant-winning season, plus a summary of the game and the box score under smaller heads: "Jackson's Hit Settles Game" "Scores Seibold with Run That Gives White Sox Victory Over B... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2018 14:15

$200.00
165826

NEW YORK YANKEES Win World Series Gm 1 Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392098417105

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 29, 1932 * 1932 New York Yankees win game 1 * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig on team * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page begins with column heads: "YANKEES ROUT CUBS BY 12 TO 6 AS AS 42,000 SEE SERIES OPENER" "Homer by Gehrig, Scoring Ruth, High Lights in Attack That Stops Chicago at Stadium" "Dickey Gets Timely Hit" and more (see). The article takes the full column & carries over to the sports section where is a banner headline; "42,000 See Yankees Topple Cubs, 12-6, As World's Series Starts in Stadium" with a subhead: "Ruth Achieves Aim; Starts 10th Series" and much more. Included are 3 photos, one captioned; "Gehrig Scoring on His Homer in the Fourth. Rut... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2018 14:07

$44.00
165666

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Receives Plaque at Stadium PHOTO 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392094477525

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1931 * Babe Ruth receives plague at stadium * New York Yankees - Yanks * Baseball Writer's Association The sport's section (page 22) has a two column photo showing Babe Ruth receiving a plaque from Dan Daniel for his contribution to the game of baseball. (see) Also coverage of the game played that day with box scores. Probably only found in New York City publications. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 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 the subscription cost,... See More  

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Ends September 02, 2018 15:49

$38.00
165219

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
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
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
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
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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
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