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Lou Gehrig signs final year contract...
Item # 652457
March 13, 1939
THE NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, March 13, 1939
* Lou Gehrig signs contract (last year)
* New York Yankees baseball
The front page of this section has a one column heading: "$39,000 CONTRACT SIGNED BY GEHRIG; YANKS TOP CARDS" with subheads and photo headed: "Yankee Slugger Again in Fold" (see) Gehrig would have to give up baseball the following month due to health failure.
Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century