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Lou Gehrig 1st MLB career home run...
Item # 647226
September 28, 1923
THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 28, 1923
* Lou Gehrig 1st ever home run (pro)
* New York Yankees MLB baseball
* Bes title to be had ?
* Early Adolph Hitler
The sport's section (page 8) has a one column heading: "MEUSEL IS INJURED AS YANKS WIN, 8-3" with subheads. (see) See images for text which includes the mention of Lou Gehrig, from Columbia University, hitting a home run. This was in fact his very first MLB home run. Box scores as well. Great to have in this famous NYC title. Rare as such.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light even toning, irregular along the spine, otherwise nice.
Category: The 20th Century