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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
159179

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391928719953

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 3, 1927 * Babe Ruth contract * New York Yankees * Record season ahead * Best title to be had ? The front page has a one column heading: "RUTH GETS $210,000 FOR 3 YEARS AS YANK" with subheads: "Closes Deal With Ruppert Soon After Arrival From Coast--Will Sign Tomorrow" "Demanded $100,000 A Year" "Home-Run Star, Satisfied With New Terms, Will Leave for Training Camp Saturday" with the text taking about half a column & carrying over to page 18 as well, where is found a chart headed: "Cobb, Speaker & Hornsby Among Other High-Paid Stars". Great to have in this famous NYC title. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pag... See More  

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Ends December 17, 2017 14:32

$142.00
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
158648

NEW YORK YANKEES Opening Day Of 1st World Series as Champions 1923 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391917870820

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 10, 1923 * New York Yankees World Series * Opening day of the 1st game - 1st year as champions * 1st year at Yankees Stadium - Babe Ruth * Best title to be had ? The front page has a one column heading: "60,000 WILL SEE GIANTS PLAY YANKEES" with subheads. (see) More in the sport's section (page 17). 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. wikipedia notes: I... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2017 09:07

$40.00
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
159176

MILLER HUGGINS New York Yankees Babe Ruth Era Manager DEATH 1929 NYC Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391928689758

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, September 26, 1929 * Miller Huggins death (1st report) * New York Yankees manager * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era The front page has one column headings: "MILLER HUGGINS DIES; MANY PAY TRIBUTE" "Manager of Yankees' Baseball Team for 12 Seasons Is a Victim of Blood Poisoning" and more. Continues on page 22 with one column photo of Huggins. Much text. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 24, 2017 13:25

$39.99
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
159141

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


eBay Auction Item # 391927933497

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 November 23, 2017 11:58

$79.99
159137

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


eBay Auction Item # 391927930061

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 November 23, 2017 11:50

$124.99
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
158281

Yankees BABE RUTH w/ Birthday Cake & Thomas Edison PHOTOS 1929 NYC Rotogravure


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391912023496

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES (Rotogravure Section only), February 17, 1929 * Babe Ruth birthday photo * Thomas Edison & Henry Ford This section is loaded with photos involving sports, entertainment, fashion and much more. The front page has a photo titled: "A Birthday Cake Fit Four A Sultan: Babe Ruth" Also 2 related photos regarding Thomas Edison's birthday as well. Complete rotogravure section only with all 18 pages, irregular along the spine, otherwise in good condition.

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Ends November 22, 2017 12:56

$38.00
159098

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


eBay Auction Item # 372137373074

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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. Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, some chipping at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends November 22, 2017 12:51

$49.99
159090

THOMAS EDISION Henry Ford Charles Lindbergh STOCK MARKET CRASH 1929 NY Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 391927260277

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: The New York Times, October 21, 1929 This issue reports events leading up to the Great Stock Market Crash of 1929, and includes pre-crash stock reports from the major exchanges. It is great for providing context for one of the top 10 most historic events of the 20th century. Other news includes front pages reports re: * Thomas Edison... * Henry Ford... * Charles Lindbergh... * A Federal "Dry" Case... and more. In incredible walk through history just a twinkle of an eye before the Great Crash of 1929. The inside has additional Thomas Edison coverage, an article on the "Father of American Education" (20th century), John Dewey, and the mention of Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. Life "as usual... See More  

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Ends November 22, 2017 11:37

$39.99
159037

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


eBay Auction Item # 372136020222

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 November 21, 2017 07:38

$39.99
158249

2 BABE RUTH New York Yankees Hits # 58-60th HOME RUNS Record 1927 NYC Newspapers


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372110670932

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 Serious Home Run Face" beneath with is a lengthy chart noting the dates & locations of each of his home runs in 1921 and 1... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2017 09:32

$570.00
158197

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372108920696

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 6, 1920 * Babe Ruth sold to New York Yankees * Best title to be had * Historic baseball report Page 16 has one of the most historic and sought-after banner headlines for any baseball collector, reading: "RUTH BOUGHT BY NEW YORK AMERICAN FOR $125,000, HIGHEST PRICE IN BASEBALL ANNALS". The first column subheads include: "Yanks Buy Babe Ruth For $125,000" "Highest Purchase Price in Baseball History Paid for Game's Greatest Slugger" "Will Get New Contract" "Miller Huggins is Now in California to Sign Home-Run King at Large Salary" "Slated For Right Field" "Acquisition of Noted Batsman Gives New York Club the Hard-Hitting Outfielder Long Desired" with the text, and ... See More  

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:51

$3,650.00
158188

OLD TIMERS' DAY New York Yankees w/ Photos of BABE RUTH Ty Cobb 1949 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391909285677

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 29, 1947. * Old Timers' Day game * Babe Ruth - Ty Cobb and more * New York Yankees The sport's section (page 25) has a banner headline: "Famous American League Players of Other Days Thrill 25,084 at Stadium" with subheads that include: "OLD-TIMERS GAME GOES TO YANKEES" "Receipts To Ruth's Fund" and more. Also photos of Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Cy Young, Tris Speaker and more. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete with all 44 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 17, 2017 13:29

$45.00
157974

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Pitcher 1st & Only Time & HOME RUNS 1921 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372103005106

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 14, 1921 * Babe Ruth's only start at Yankee pitcher * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 11) has a one column heading: "RUTH'S RECORD HIT HELPS YANKS WIN" with subheads that include: "Babe Makes History With Drive Into Centre Field Bleachers at the Polo Grounds" "Slugger Also Gets Another Homer, Pitches Five Innings and Fans Ty Cobb" and more with box scores. First report coverage on the only time Babe Ruth was the starting pitcher for the New York Yankees. He also became the first player to hit a home run into the center field bleachers at the Polo Grounds during this game. Great to have in this famous New York City p... See More  

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Ends November 11, 2017 13:26

$67.00
157971

BABE RUTH Arrested for SPEEDING Put In JAIL New York Yankees 1921 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391905427628

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 9, 1921 * Rare and unique Babe Ruth item * New York Yankees star jailed The front page has a one column heading: "'BABE' RUTH PLAYS AFTER DAY IN JAIL" with subheads "Sentenced as Speeder, He Spends 4 1/2 Hours in Cell and Then Speeds to Ball Game" "FREE AT 4 P.M., BATS AT 4:40" "Advised to Remember Law, He Is Fingerprinted and Put Behind Bars With Five Others" A unusual item concerning Babe Ruth and great to have on the front page of this famous New York City title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 11, 2017 13:19

$56.00
157793

NEW YORK YANKEES Win Baseball World Series BABE RUTH 1927 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391901077137

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 10, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees win World Championship * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig A nice issue reviewing the World Series just won by the Yankees. The sport's section (page 18) has a banner headline: "Exodus of Yanks Homeward Begins; Pirates Unacclaimed on Reaching Pittsburgh" with subheads. Also a two column heading on the same page: "Ten Records Broken on World's Series, Most of Which Are Shattered by 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 44 pages, light toning at ... See More  

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Ends November 04, 2017 15:06

$52.00
157625

Best BABE RUTH Very 1st Home Run HR w/ New York Yankees 1920 NY Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391896840099

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 2, 1920. * Babe Ruth's 1st Home Run * 1st season w/ New York Yankees * Historic MLB Baseball item * Best title to be had (rare) The sport's section (page 20) has a one column heading: "RUTH DRIVES BALL OVER GRAND STAND" with subheads that include and subheads: "Colossal Clout of Home-Run King Helps Yankees in Their 6 to 0 Victory Over Red Sox" "Bob Shawkey In Fine Form" & more. (see) First report coverage discusses Ruth's tremendous blast mentioning in part: "The only other citizen who has ever slapped the ball over the stand was Joe Jackson, a few seasons back." This was Ruth's first homer as a Yankee. Summary also mentions the fine base running by Ruth. Always ni... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2017 15:09

$137.00
157616

BABE RUTH & Hot Dog King - CHARLES LINDBERGH Latin Tour 1936 Rotogravure PHOTOS


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372089738614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Rotogravure section only, January 29, 1928 * Aviator Charles Lindbergh * "Good Will Tour" - Latin America * Babe Ruth & the Hot Dog King This rotogravure section only has 3 front page photos regarding the Lindbergh's "Good Will Tour" of Latin America countries. Much more Lindbergh related photos inside as well Also on the front page is a rare photo of Babe Ruth with Frank Stevens who was known as the "Hot Dog King". Other topics throughout. Complete rotogravure section only with all 16 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 28, 2017 14:34

$35.00
157615

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Baseball Contract Agreement SIGNING 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391896818298

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 11, 1930 * Babe Ruth signs contract * New York Yankees * MLB Baseball * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 30) has a banner headline: "Ruth Hits First Homer After Signing Contract, but Yanks Lose to Braves, 7-5" with subheads and box scores. (see) First report coverage on Babe Ruth signing one of his final contracts with the New York Yankees. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 56 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. G... See More  

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Ends October 28, 2017 14:32

$52.00
157612

WHITEY FORD World Series Scoreless Inning Record New York Yankees 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391896816930

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE DETROIT NEWS, October 9, 1961 * Whitey Ford breaks scoreless inning streak * New York Yankees World Series The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a four column heading: "Ford Brightens Dull Series" and more. First report coverage on game 4 of the World Series in which Whitey Ford extended his World Series consecutive scoreless inning streak to 32 breaking Red Sox hurler Babe Ruth's previous record of 29 2/3 innings. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40+ pages, a few library stamps in the masthead and some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends October 28, 2017 14:29

$42.00
157560

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372087846990

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. 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, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 26, 2017 13:57

$34.00
157532

BABE RUTH'S 1st Home Run HR Record Breaker Boston Red Sox Pitcher 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391894906776

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 9, 1919 * Babe Ruth's 1st home run record breaker * When he was a Boston Red Sox pitcher * 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 (see). 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 accomplish... See More  

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Ends October 25, 2017 15:25

$158.00
157439

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391891790124

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: CHRONICLE AND NEWS, Allentown, Pennsylvania, Jan. 14, 1929 * Gunfighter Wyatt Earp death * Babe Ruth's wife death The front page has two notable reports. Cone column heads: "WYATT EARP, GUN FIGHTER, OLD TIME SPORTSMAN, DEAD" "Became Famous Because of Alleged 'Raw' Decision in Fitzsimmons-Sharkey Fight". Also 2 column heads: "Tragic Death of 'Babe' Ruth's Estranged Wife Declared 'Accidental' " with subhead (see). Complete in 18 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends October 20, 2017 15:33

$170.00
157422

BABE RUTH New York Yankees HOME RUN Wins Baseball Game in 9th 1928 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372081797209

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1928 * Babe Ruth home run wins it * New York Yankees - Yanks The sport's section (page 15) has a four column headline: "Yanks Win When Ruth Hits Homer in 9th" with subheads that include: "RUTH'S 36TH, TWO ON, WINS IN NINTH, 9-8" and more with box scores. 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 the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. A few... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2017 14:59

$42.00
157085

BABE RUTH Hits 2 Home Runs HR w/ Photo New York Yankees 1932 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372070325076

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 13, 1932 * Babe Ruth homers w/ photo * New York Yankees - MLB The sport's section (page 20) has a seven column headline: "Ruth Hits 19th And 20th Home Runs to Help Yankees Crush Indians" with subheads, box scores and photo of Ruth. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends October 08, 2017 15:11

$42.00
156907

BABE RUTH New York Yankees MLB Baseball LEG INJURY 1932 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391881658118

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1932 * Babe Ruth hurts leg * New York Yankees * MLB baseball The sport's section (page 22) has a four column headline: "Ruth Sustains Injury to Leg as Yankees Win" with subheads and photo of Ruth. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially in a Babe Ruth report. 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, libraries & institutions rather... See More  

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Ends October 05, 2017 14:22

$44.00
155960

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372030706325

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, September 25, 1934 * Babe Ruth's last game at Yankee Stadium * New York Yankees - MLB baseball The front page of the sport's section (inside) has a one column heading: "TIGERS CLINCH FLAG AS YANKS BOW TO BOSOX" with subhead and box scores (see) Ext includes: "Babe Ruth, making his last appearance of the year at the stadium and probably his last as a regular..." First report coverage on Babe Ruth's last MLB baseball game played at Yankee Stadium, the house Ruth built. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and a little irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends August 30, 2017 15:36

$39.00
155054

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371989664671

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, 3 cutouts including one at the bottom of the front page (see), but none near the mentioned report, light toning, otherwise good.

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Ends July 22, 2017 07:49

$33.00
154677

Rare BABE RUTH Pitches Game New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391810400476

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Massachusetts, Sept. 29, 1930 * Babe Ruth pitches game vs. Red Sox * New York Yankees last game of season * MLB baseball Page 12 has two column heads: "Ruth Trundles to Mound for First Time in Nine Years, Completely Baffles Red Sox" and more, including a small photo of Ruth. Interesting Babe Ruth item as he pitched against the team he used to pitch for. Also, the front page reports the death of noted copper magnate Daniel Guggenheim with: "Guggenheim, Noted For Millions Given to Aid Flying, Dies" and includes a small photo of him. Complete in 16 pages, some margin chipping, generally good condition.

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Ends July 09, 2017 08:06

$48.00
153676

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371931506303

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, April 16, 1927 * Babe Ruth's 1st home run of record season * New York Yankees - Major league baseball The sport's page (pg. 10) has a very small one column heading: "Ruth Hits Home Run" See image for brief text here. 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 until Roger Maris broke it in 1961. That year's Yankees team is considered by many as the best ever. Nice to have from the city where he started his MLB career. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, irregular along the spine, other minor margin wear, ... See More  

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Ends May 26, 2017 15:19

$38.00
153471

ADOLPH SANGER Jewish Judaica - "BABY RUTH" Grover Cleveland Inaug 1893 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391752756668

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, March 16, 1893 * Adolph L. Sanger - Jewish * Grover Cleveland inauguration * "Baby Ruth" - candy bar fame Of special interest is installment #6 of "Notable Jews - Adolph L. Sanger" which also includes a photograph of him. This is a series which ran in Leslie's for much of the year (others available: inquire). Also of interest is a full page with 5 prints of: "The Cleveland Party Leaving Lakewood, New Jersey, For the White House" which includes a rare print of "The Cleveland Family" including Baby Ruth. This is the person for whom the "Baby Ruth" candy bar was named, not Babe Ruth the famous baseball star. As an historical footnote, the Curtis Can... See More  

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Ends May 12, 2017 14:42

$49.00
153264

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391742602333

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends April 30, 2017 13:00

$47.00
153226

OLD YANKEES STADIUM Baseball Disaster New York BABE RUTH Gehrig 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391740765018

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 20, 1929 * Old Yankee Stadium stampede disaster * The house Ruth built * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth - Lou Gehrig The top of the front page has a three column headline: "TWO KILLED, 62 HURT IN YANKEE STADIUM AS RAIN STAMPEDES BASEBALL CROWD; VICTIMS ARE CRUSHED AT BLEACHER EXIT" with many subheads and list of the dead and injured. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2. First report coverage on the stampede inside Yankee Stadium following a sudden rain downpour that resulted in 2 deaths and many injured. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news, sports and advertisements of ... See More  

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Ends April 28, 2017 15:31

$62.00
152923

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371894053353

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: 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 April 15, 2017 08:06

$35.00
152809

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371889049390

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, rag edition, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends April 09, 2017 14:52

$28.00
152266

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371872577247

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 22, 2017 16:07

$38.00
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