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Babe Ruth's final home runs w/ #714...
Item # 630081
May 26, 1935
THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 26, 1935
* Babe Ruth's final career home runs (714th)
* Forbes Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
* Best title to be had ?
The front page of the sport''s section (inside) has a two column heading: "Ruth Hits 3 Homers but Braves Lose, 11-7; Gets an Ovation From Fans in Pittsburgh" First report coverage on Babe Ruth's last home runs of his career including his 714th. Great to have this report from the city where he played most of his baseball career with.
Also reporting on a young Jesse Owens , who broke 3 World records at Ohio State University.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in a thick 70+ page Sunday edition, light toning, a little margin wear, generally in good condition.
Category: The 20th Century