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Babe Ruth signs final contract with New York Yankees...
Item # 622833
January 16, 1934
THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 16, 1934
* Babe Ruth signs final contract
* New York Yankees
* Last year with the team
The sport's section (page 25) has a banner headline that reads: "One-Year Contract With the Yankees Signed by Ruth at Salary of $35,000" with subheads and related photo (see images). Great to have in this famous NYC title.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day including back page reporting on a bank robbery committed by John Dillinger and his gang. Complete in 42 pages, rag edition, minor spine wear, very nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century