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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373099213448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., August 12, 1929 * Babe Ruth's 500th home run * New York Yankees * MLB baseball Near the top of page 5 has a two column heading: "RUTH GETS HIS 500th HOMER" First report coverage on the 500th home run milestone by Yankee great, Babe Ruth. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends July 30, 2020 07:07

$55.00
182087

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Baseball 3 HRS Home Runs w/ Photo 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084260268

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 29, 1933 * Babe Ruth hits 3 home runs * New York Yankees baseball * Late in his career The sport's section (page 9) has a six column headline: "Yanks End Home Stand Against West With Double Victory" with subheads that include: "3 HOMERS FOR RUTH AS YANKS TAKE TWO" "Babe Smashes One in Opener and Two in the Nightcap--White Sox Bow, 2-1, 9-7." and more with 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 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:12

$47.00
182063

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084198360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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 into the present. Given the sub... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:56

$44.00
182046

Best BABE RUTH Death New York Yankees Stadium VIEWING 1948 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839344836

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1948. * Babe Ruth death - Yankee Stadium viewing * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The front page has a two column heading: "77,000 File by Ruth's Bier; Cardinal to Preside at Mass" (see) Ruth died just three days prior. 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 44 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, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were t... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:42

$62.00
182023

Girl Pitcher JACKIE MITCHELL Strikes Out Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084132973

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 3, 1931 * Jackie Mitchell, girl pitcher * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig * Knute Rockne death - funeral The sport's section (page 29) has a five column headline: "Ruth and Gehrig Struck Out by Girl Pitcher" with subheads, box scores and photo of Mitchell. (see) First report coverage on the famous exhibition baseball game in which girl pitcher, Jackie Mitchell, struck out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. Nice to have in this famous NYC publication. Also within this issue are reports on the recent death of Knute Rockne with one columns headings on pages 4, 23 and 30. (see) Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition, a few small binding slits along the blank spine, very nice condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:40

$115.00
181993

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084124891

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, May 21, 1919 * Babe Ruth's very 1st grand slam HR * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball Page 8 has a brief and somewhat discrete report with small heading: "The Babe Makes Another Start" First report coverage on Babe Ruth hitting his very 1st MLB grand slam home run while playing for the Boston Red Sox. He also pitched in this game as well. Complete with 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, a few small binding slits along the spine, generally in good condition.

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Ends July 15, 2020 07:18

$42.00
181602

1927 MURDERERS' ROW New York Yankees w/ Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig PHOTOS Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392813852212

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, Sept. 4, 1927 * Murderers' Row photos * New York Yankees baseball * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig The top of page 15 has great portrait photos showing 5 of the 6 players of baseball's iconic "murderers' row" with heading: "These Fellows Will Make the Heart of Any Pitcher Bleed At Sight of Them" Also includes: "...If the Yankees win the world's series this fall it will be because they hold the greatest punch in baseball. Ask the American league pitchers, they know." The missing player is Mark Koenig. Of course Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig are present in these photos. Nice to have from near the end of the 1927 season. This team is considered by many experts as the greatest team in major league history. Com... See More  

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Ends June 26, 2020 09:06

$110.00
181541

BABE RUTH Bambino Final Career Baseball HOME RUNS HRs w/ 714th 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373061751122

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, May 26, 1935 * Babe Ruth's final career home runs (714th) * Forbes Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania * Jesse Owens breaks 4 World records (track) The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a one column heading: "RUTH HITS THREE HOME RUNS BUT BRAVES LOSE" with box scores. Small photo of Ruth waving his hat (final farewell). First report coverage on Babe Ruth's last home runs of his career including his 714th. Also reporting on a young Jesse Owens, who broke 4 World records at Ohio State University with headline and photo. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 50+ page Sunday edition, light toning at the margins, some small binding holes along t... See More  

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Ends June 22, 2020 06:10

$147.00
181474

BABE RUTH & Lou Gehrig Within same Headline New York Yankees 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373059533588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 28, 1931 * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig in the same headline * New York Yankees - MLB Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 22) has a banner headline across the top reading: "Gehrig's 46th Ties Ruth as Yanks Win; Robins Beat Giants in Season's Final" with subheads that include: "Yankees Win Final; Gehrig Ties Ruth" and more with box scores. (see) Nice to have an issue with both Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth mentioned within the same heading. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding slits along the spine.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:50

$76.00
181473

BABE RUTH Bambino New York Yankees Baseball CONTRACT Disagreement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373059533442

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 8, 1930 * Babe Ruth nearing the end of his career * New York Yankees contract disagreement * MLB - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 12) has a four column headline: "Ruth Rejects $85,000 Offer for 1930" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Babe Ruth dealing with his new contract extension. He would agree with Yankee management the following day. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding slits along the spine.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:49

$40.00
181416

Both BABE RUTH & Lou Gehrig Hit HRs Home Runs New York Yankees 1931 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373058316589

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 21, 1931 * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig * New York Yankees baseball The top of the sports pave has a banner head: "Yankees Take Two as Ruth and Gehrig Hit Homers..." with one column subheads: "20,000 See Yankees Rout Indians Twice" "Gehrig Hits No. 45 and Ruth Gets 44th as Team Wins..." "Lou Breaks Own Record" and more (see). Another article has: "Players of the Game - Lefty Grove--Baseball's Champion Pitcher" with a photo of him. Complete in 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint for institutional use. Great condition.

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Ends June 19, 2020 06:32

$57.00
181411

Rare BABE RUTH Yankees w/ King Prajadipok Siamese Ruler PHOTO 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392805030536

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1931 * Rare Babe Ruth at Yankee Stadium photo * King Prajadhipok & Queen Rambaibarni of Siam Page 21 has a rare photo showing Babe Ruth with King Prajadhipok & Queen Rambaibarni at Yankee Stadium. Also a one column heading: "SIAMESE RULERS SEE YANKEES WIN" with subheads. (see) Such a photo would only be found in a NYC publication. Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 26 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, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subsc... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2020 06:30

$48.00
181405

BABE RUTH Signs New York Yankees Baseball Contract SIGNING 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392805026448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, March 6, 1922 * Babe Ruth signs contract * New York Yankees baseball * Highest paid baseball player The top of page 6 has column heads: "RUTH TO CASH IN $75,000 AND A SWAT BONUS" "Contract Makes Him Best Paid Athlete in World". Also, the same page has a column: "Billy Evans Says" which discusses the Babe Ruth contract and his home run hitting record (see). Complete in ten page, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends June 19, 2020 06:24

$96.00
181403

AMANULLAH KHAN Kingdom of Afghanistan QUITS & Babe Ruth's Wife 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392805024814

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1929 * Amanullah Khan abdicates * Kingdom of Afghanistan * Babe Ruth's wife fiery death * Helen Woodford Ruth The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Amanullah Abdicates From Afghan Throne; Flees by Plane, Leaving Brother to Rule" First report coverage here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Page 10 has a one column heading: "MRS. RUTH'S DEATH IS HELD NO MYSTERY" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 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... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2020 06:20

$40.00
179377

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372973779886

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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 April 03, 2020 15:49

$62.00
179202

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392701946853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 17, 1927 * 1st Home Run out of Comiskey Park * Babe Ruth - New York Yankees * Major league baseball * Best title to be had ? (rare) The front page of the sport's section has a one column heading: "CUB FANS SCOUT YANKEES AS THEY TRIM SOX, 8 TO 1" with subhead and box scores. Also a two column photo showing Ruth crossing home after his monster hit. Lou Gehrig is coming to bat. Other related photo as well. (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) Great to have in this famous Chicago publication. Very rare as such. Complete with 40 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally in good... See More  

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Ends March 25, 2020 16:11

$72.00
179187

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Contract Signing & Howard Taft Death 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392701563768

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, March 9, 1930 * Babe Ruth contract w/ New York Yankees * President Willaim Howard Taft death The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a three column heading: "Ruth Signs for $80,000" with subheads. The front page has a banner headline on the death of President William Taft: "EX-PRESIDENT TAFT DEAD" with subheads and photo of Taft. The complete issue with 100+ pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. Great condition.

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Ends March 25, 2020 09:58

$60.00
179089

BABE RUTH Opening Day w/ New York Yankees "Murderers' Row"? Photo 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392695401588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Conn., April 14, 1920 * Babe Ruth's opening day w/ New York Yankees * Caricature/photos of a early version of "Murderers Row" This was the day (April 14th) that Babe Ruth made his debut with the New York Yankees. The bottom of page 9 has a caricature/photo of the top hitters on the Yankees team with heading: "Mighty Slugging Power Of Yankees Doesn't Assure Them The Pennant" and brief text underneath. Complete with 12 pages, light toning at the central fold and left margin, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 20, 2020 16:14

$88.00
178582

ROGER MARIS Home Run # 60 Ties BABE RUTH New York Yankees 1961 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392669070591

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE RUSSELL DAILY NEWS, Kansas, September 27, 1961 * Roger Maris ties Babe Ruth * New York Yankees * Major league baseball One of the more memorable events in baseball history was Roger Maris' run at breaking the long-standing home run record set by Babe Ruth. What made this more memorable was that teammate Mickey Mantle was also in the running that same season. The top of page 4 has a four column headline: "Maris Unloads 60th" Also: "Maris Wants No. 61 As 'Matter of Pride'" Many consider Maris as the current season home run king due to McGwire & Bond's steroid use. Complete with 8 pages, a few binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends March 03, 2020 09:09

$42.00
177596

BABE RUTH New York Yankees as a PITCHER Last Year 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392593474855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 2, 1933 * Babe Ruth pitches late in his career (last time) * New York Yankees baseball The top of page 24 has a banner headline: "Yankees End Season With Triumph as Ruth Hurls Full Game and Drives Homer" with subheads that include: "25,000 SEE RUTH HURL 6-5 VICTORY" and more. Interesting item as he probably hadn't pitched since he was with the Red Sox many years earlier. My guess is that since it was the last game of the season and the Yankees were not in the playoffs, they had Ruth pitch to draw a crowd (money) ? Complete with 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 17, 2020 15:09

$42.00
177410

BABE RUTH Sold To New York Yankees Baseball from Boston Red Sox 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372873385819

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 6, 1920 * Babe Ruth sold to New York Yankees * Historic baseball first report The sport's section has one of the more notable reports in the history of Major League Baseball, the sale of Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees. The top of page 13 has a nice banner headline: "NEW YORK YANKEES BUY BABE RUTH FROM BOSTON RED SOX" with subheads and one column photo of Ruth with heading: "The Yanks' New 'Babe'" Complete with 32 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends January 12, 2020 08:12

$535.00
177306

COOPERSTOWN National Baseball Hall Of Fame DEDICATION Day PHOTOS 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372869840075

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 13, 1939. * Cooperstown, New York becomes a tourist stop * National Baseball Hall of Fame dedication The front page of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "CENTENNIAL IS ANNIVERSARY OF CHANGE IN GAME" with subhead and banner pictorial along the bottom margin. The back page has a nice photo of the first inductees into the Hall of Fame including Babe Ruth & Cy Young. Nice to have in the World famous publication. Complete with all 30m pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding holes along the spine. wikipedia notes: The Hall of Fame was dedicated on June 12, 1939 by Lee Ferrick Andrews, grandson of Edward Clark, who was a founder of the Singer Sewing Machine Company... See More  

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Ends January 09, 2020 10:27

$72.00
177115

ROGER MARIS New York Yankees HOME RUN #61 Babe Ruth Record Beaten 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861833538

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GREAT BEND DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, October 2, 1961 * Roger Maris home run record (#61) * New York Yankees (1st report) The sports page reports one of the more notable events in all of baseball history: the 61st home run of New York Yankee Roger Maris, breaking the Babe Ruth record which stood for 34 years. The sport's section (page 6) has a five column headline: "Roger Maris Finally Slugs Number 61" Many consider Maris' single season HR feat as the true record prior to the steroid era (Bonds). Complete in 10 pages, close cut along the with a few small binding within the 1st column, generally nice.

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Ends January 02, 2020 09:04

$72.00
176875

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Last Season INJURY by Lou Gehrig 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848370671

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1934 * Babe Ruth's last injury as a player ? * Last season w/ New York Yankees The sport's section (page 22) has a two column heading: "Ruth Injured as Yankees Lose; Hit on Leg by Gehrig's Drive" with subhead. (see) Was this his last injury prior to retirement ? It was his last full season as a player. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:06

$38.00
176769

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS Win World Series CHAMPIONS New York Yankees 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392536484096

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Conn., Oct. 11, 1926 * St. Louis Cardinals World Champions * World Series of baseball * New York Yankees The sport's section (8) has a 4 column headline: "Alexander Hero in St. Louis' Series Triumph" with subhead: "Alexander Tops Ruth For 1926 Series Honers; Thevenow ALso Stars" with box scores & 4 player pictorial which includes Alexander. (See) Page 9 has a separate article headed: "Babe Ruth Has Eight Home Runs In Seven Series" with photo. (See) Complete with all 12 pages, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends December 14, 2019 15:31

$68.00
176528

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Star Visits Mexico City Baseball Game 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372832140972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1946 * Babe Ruth visits Mexico City The top of page 12 has a one column heading: "BABE RUTH HAILED BY 15,000 MEXICANS" with subheads. Ruth made a public appearance at a baseball game in Mexico City. See images for text. Ruth would pass away a little more than 2 years later. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition,

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Ends December 07, 2019 07:23

$40.00
176407

BABE RUTH & Yankees Stadium has a Childrens Baseball Game PHOTO 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825290076

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass. Aug. 10, 1925 * Yankee Stadium showcases youngsters * Babe Ruth photo with child player The sport's section (page 8) has a two column photo showing Babe Ruth with a youngster and heading: "Passing the Tip Along" with text underneath. Reports that their was a baseball game for kids at Yankee Stadium prior to the Yankees & Tigers match-up. Miller Huggins and Ty Cobb were the coaches for this event. I tried finding something online regarding this event and came up with nothing. A nice curiosity on the legendary stadium and Babe Ruth. Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends December 01, 2019 14:00

$57.00
176404

BABE RUTH on the New York Yankees Baseball Season Editorial 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825289365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, Aug. 11, 1928 * Babe Ruth as a Editorialist ? * New York Yankees baseball The sport's section (page 8) has a two column heading: "Ruth Blames Slump of Yankees On Hitters, Not Club's Pitchers" with subhead and small photo of Ruth. This is actually a editorial by Ruth on the team's situation heading into the final weeks of the season. The Yankees would go on and win the 1928 World Series. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 01, 2019 13:59

$47.00
176297

BABE RUTH Breaks His Season HR Home Run Record MLB Baseball 1920 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392506726573

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1920 * Babe Ruth breaks his home run record (season) * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 6) has a one column heading: "BABE SETS RECORD, THEN ADDS ANOTHER" with subheads that include: "Super-Slugger Hits Twice for Circuit While Yanks Split with White Sox" and more with smaller subheads and box scores. First report coverage on Babe Ruth breaking the single season home run record that was also held by him. Notice the date of this issue being around midway through the season. This was when Babe Ruth was emerging into a superstar home run hitter especially with two months to go in the season. He would end the season with 54 homers. Great to have ... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2019 14:02

$67.00
176250

BABE RUTH Pitches Game w/ New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372820036377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 29, 1930 * Babe Ruth pitches game vs. Red Sox * New York Yankees last game of season * MLB - Major League baseball The front page of section 2 (sports) has a two column heading: "Babe Ruth, Pitcher, Leads Yanks to 9-3 Win at Boston" with box scores and small photo of Ruth. (see) Interesting Babe Ruth item as he pitched against the team he used to pitch for. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition, a few binding holes along spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 28, 2019 14:13

$46.00
176151

LOU GEHRIG MONUMENT Dedic. Yankee Stadium JOE DiMAGGIO Hit Streak 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372814439554

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 7, 1941 * Lou Gehrig memorial dedication at Yankee Stadium * Joe DiMaggio hitting streak continues * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The sport's section (page 19) has two column headings: "Monument to Gehrig Is Dedicated; Mayor Eulogizes Late Yankee Ace" "'Lou Typifies All That Is Good in American Manhood,' La Guardia Says--McCarthy and Dickey Unveil Memorial at Stadium" with related photo. First report coverage Lou Gehrig's monument dedication at Yankee Stadium. Also a nice banner headline on the same page reads: "60,948 See DiMaggio Get 6 Hits to Run String to 48 Games as Yanks Win Two" (doubleheader) with subheads and box scores. Great to have in this famous NYC publication. Complete ... See More  

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Ends November 23, 2019 14:11

$82.00
175940

Best BABE RUTH'S CALLED SHOT New York Yankees World Series Photos 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483912136

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, October 2, 1932 * Babe Ruth's called shot (first report) * New York Yankees World Series (game 3) * Chicago Cubs - Wrigley Field * Best title to be had - very rare This could well be the most desired newspaper in baseball history. This edition reports the famous Babe Ruth "called shot" home run in the 1932 World Series. As a bit of background, the following is on the Baseball Hall of Fame website: "One of the most famous home runs in World Series history happened on Oct. 1, 1932 during Game 3 of the 1932 World Series. It was the New York Yankees vs. the Chicago Cubs, and the Yankees won the first 2 games at Yankee Stadium. Game 3 was at Wrigley Field in Chicago. Charlie Root w... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:22

$8,750.00
175765

BABE RUTH Retires as a Baseball Player BOSTON BRAVES Yankees 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797448397

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, June 3, 1935 * Babe Ruth retires as baseball player * Boston Braves - MLB baseball The front page of the sport's section has a two column heading: "Ruth, Released After Row With Owner Fuchs, Learns Majors Have No Job for Him" Page 2 of this section has a three column heading: "Babe Ruth Released After a Row With President Fuchs of Braves" with subheads and photo of Ruth. (see) Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 07, 2019 14:40

$82.00
175444

BABE RUTH Gene Tunney Booby Jones & More PHOTOS Sport's Stars for 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392442134019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, January 1, 1928 * Sport's stars & feats of 1927 * Babe Ruth - Gene Tunney - Bobby Jones The front page of this section has ten photos of various sport's stars for the year of 1927 with heading: "Some of the Outstanding Figures of the Past Year in Various Fields of Sport" Nice for display. Also coverage on the various feats that occurred in the past year with much on the New York Yankees who had 110 wins and is considered one of the best baseball teams of all time (1927). Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 23, 2019 15:09

$40.00
174808

LOU GEHRIG DAY Luckiest Man on the Face of the Earth Fame 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392385370151

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, July 5, 1939 * Lou Gehrig day at Yankee Stadium - Yankees * Famous 'luckiest man on the face of the earth' speech fame This date will remain one of the most coveted by baseball fans, one of the most notable & heart-warming events in the annals of baseball history. The bottom of the front page of the sport's section (inside) has a two column photo of Babe Ruth hugging Lou Gehrig with heading: "Gehrig Day" with some text underneath. (see) Page 5 of this section has a three column heading: "HE WEEPS AT TRIBUTE" with caption: "GEHRIG, THE GUY KNOWN AS LOU" and photo of Gehrig choked up. But what makes this issue great is the article actually contains: "Today I consider myself the luckiest man on ... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2019 14:54

$425.00
174770

BABE RUTH Debuts as a MLB Baseball COACH w/ Brooklyn Dodgers 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392384174719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 20, 1938. * Babe Ruth debuts as a coach * Brooklyn Dodgers - MLB baseball The front page of sport's section (page 19) has a one column heading: "BABE NEW IDOL IN BROOKLYN" with photo and caption: "YOU KNOW HIM" (see) Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 15, 2019 15:10

$44.00
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HANK AARON Atlanta Braves Passes BABE RUTH w/ 715 Home Runs 1974 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372728320633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1974 * Hank Aaron home run #715 * Breaks Babe Ruth's record * Atlanta Braves - MLB The sport's section (page 24) has a two column heading: "Aaron Hits 715th Homer, Breaking Ruth's Record" with box scores and related photo. More on page 23. Lengthy text. 1st report coverage on Hank Aaron passing Babe Ruth for the most career home runs by a MLB player. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Complete in 68 pages, never bound, nice condition.

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Ends September 01, 2019 15:25

$56.00
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Great BABE RUTH Signs w/ Brooklyn Dodgers as MLB Baseball COACH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392322687134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD TELEGRAM, June 18, 1938 * Babe Ruth returns * Brooklyn Dodgers coach * Major league baseball MLB The front page has a three column headline: "RUTH MADE DODGERS' COACH" with subheads that include: "Bambino Starts New Job Tomorrow" and more. (see) First report coverage continues in the sport's section with photo of Ruth. Great to have in this uncommon NYC publication. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally nice. with subheads that include: "'Swat King' To Coach 1st Base" and more. 1st report coverage on Babe Ruth signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers as a coach. Nice for display Other ... See More  

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Ends July 28, 2019 15:23

$78.00
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Best NEW YORK YANKEES World Series of Baseball Opening Day Game 1 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372690011956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 5, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig * World Series of baseball (opening day) (game 1) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "YANKS, FAVORED 7-5, FACE PIRATES TODAY IN WORLD SERIES" with subheads. (see) Much more on pages 18 & 19. Much reporting on the opening day. Great to have in this famous New York title. Complete in 56 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends July 14, 2019 14:48

$52.00
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BABE RUTH New York Yankees Breaks his own HOME RUN RECORD w/ # 59 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372684550024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, October 3, 1921. * Babe Ruth breaks his own home run record with 59 * New York Yankees Baseball - 1st AL pennant * One short of his prediction at beginning of season Page 8 has a one column heading: "G. H. Ruth Makes A New World's Record" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day.Complete with all 14 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 05, 2019 15:32

$44.00
172874

WES FERRELL No-Hit Cleveland Indians Game BABE RUTH Injury Photo 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667946243

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 30, 1931 * Wes Ferrell no-hit pitched game * Cleveland Indians - MLB baseball * Babe Ruth leg injury photo The sport's section (page 17) has a five column headline: "No-Hit, No-Run Game Pitched by Ferrell of Indians" with subheads, photo and box scores. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also on the same page is a two column photo showing laid up at home with two column heading: "Ruth Holds Reception at Home; Predicts Quick Return to Game" with subhead. (see) Such photos and reports were probably only published in NYC papers. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning at the margins, some... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:30

$39.00
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HARRY FRAZEE Boston Red Sox Owner Sold Babe Ruth to Yankees DEATH 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372665577896

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 5, 1929 * Harry Herbert Frazee death * Boston Red Sox baseball fame * Sold Babe Ruth to the Yankees Page 29 has a one column heading: "H. H. FRAZEE DIES SUDDENLY AT 48" with subheads and photo. (see) 1st report coverage on the death of former Boston Red Sox owner Harry Frazee. He was known for selling Babe Ruth to the Yankees thus starting the Curse of the Bambino. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 05, 2019 15:06

$42.00
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BABE RUTH New York Yankees Dugout St. Petersburg FL PHOTO 1928 NYC Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392283563061

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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, small binding slits along the spine, minor margin wear, generally nice.

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Ends May 24, 2019 15:27

$33.00
171992

BABE RUTH DAY at Yankee Stadium Farewell # 3 Jersey Retired 1948 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372643467034

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, June 14, 1948 * Babe Ruth's final farewell - #3 jersey retired * 25th anniversary of Yankee Stadium The sport's section (page 19) has a two column heading: "Ruth's Uniform Officially Retired by Will Harridge" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on Babe Ruth's final farewell at Yankee Stadium on it's 25th anniversary. He would die a few months later of cancer. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 39 pages, light toning at the central fold, some spine wear, generally in good condition.

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Ends May 02, 2019 12:03

$47.00
171987

Best BABE RUTH Hurts Leg Injury & Helen Keller Visits White House 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372643465252

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 23, 1931 * Babe Ruth hurts leg * New York Yankees * Helen Keller visits White House * Deaf & Blind Author & activist Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Helen Keller and Party White House Guests; She Broadcasts Appeal for the Nation's Blind" (see) The sport's section (page 30) has a six column headline: "Ruth Taken to Hospital With Leg Injury as Yanks Win" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in a New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends May 02, 2019 12:00

$45.00
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BABE RUTH New York Yankees w/ Tokyo Japanese Baseball Team PHOTO 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392263652107

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 12, 1932 * Babe Ruth with Japanese baseball team photo The sport's section (page 25) has a three column photo showing Babe Ruth with the baseball team from Rikkio University in Tokyo, Japan. Also a one column heading: "JAPANESE PLAYERS SEE SIGHTS OF CITY" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends April 20, 2019 15:09

$48.00
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BABE RUTH New York Yankees Receives Plaque at Stadium PHOTO 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392259691306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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 a New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 14, 2019 07:30

$44.00
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ORVILLE WRIGHT Brothers vs. Samuel P. Langley 1ST AIRPLANE Flight 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392251074708

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 11, 1928 * Orville Wright - Brothers * Samuel Pierpont Langley * 1st airplane flight ? Page 8 of section 9 ( near back) has three column headlines: "ORVILLE WRIGHT HAS RENEWED HIS CLAIMS", "Airplane Inventor Contends That the Langley Machine Was Not the First Capable of Free Sustained Flight...." with related photo. See photos for partial text here. Also the front page of the sport's section has a nice photo of Babe Ruth and headings concerning spring training. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 100+ page thick Sunday edition, light even toning, a few binding slits along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends March 31, 2019 16:41

$72.00
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Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Baseball 3 HRS Home Runs w/ Photo 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392237560635

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 10, 1933 * Babe Ruth hits 3 home runs * New York Yankees baseball * Late in his career The sport's section (page 16) has a four column headline: "Yanks Sweep Double-Header With Detroit" with subheads that include: "RUTH HITS 3 HOMERS AS YANKS TAKE TWO" and more with photo of Ruth swinging the bat and another showing Lou Gehrig stealing second base. (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 30 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 14, 2019 16:48

$48.00
170558

Best BABE RUTH'S Very Last New York Yankees Baseball HOMER RUN 1934 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372594393341

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 30, 1934 * Babe Ruth's last home run as a Yankee * New York Yankees - Major league baseball * Best title to be had ? Page 3 of the sport's section reports on Babe Ruth's last home run as a Yankee: "YANKEES LOSE, 8-5, THEN TRIUMPH, 9-6", "Ruth Wallops 22d Homer and Drives in Three Runs in Opener at Washington", "Gets Unique Honor Today" and more. This was Babe Ruth's 659th and final home run wearing the Yankee pinstripes. He had 49 homers with the Red Sox prior to coming to New York and would go on to hit another 6 with the Braves the following season before retiring. Great to have in this venerable newspaper. The complete issue in 70+ pages, nice condition.

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Ends March 10, 2019 15:24

$58.00
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