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203689

Ruth Ruth New York Yankees Fight w/ Umpire & Fan - Suspension 1922 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394434460600

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 27, 1922  * Babe Ruth - New York Yankees * Fight with umpire & fan * Suspension from MLB baseball The front page are a one column heading: "RUTH FINED $200; LOSES CAPTAINCY" with subheads. (see) Nice to have this report in a New York newspaper. Complete in 28 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 26, 2023 10:09

$52.00
203688

Great Lou Gehrig New York Yankees Yanks 1B The Iron Horse Death 1941 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374481068304

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 3, 1941 * Death of Lou Gehrig * New York Yankees The front page of the sport's section has a headline in bold lettering: "GEHRIG DEAD!" with subhead: "Baseball's 'Iron Horse' Felled by Spinal Disease" and photo. (see)  Also a brief article headed: "Babe Ruth recalls How Lou Hustled" The top of page 3 of this section has a five column heading: "Gehrig Was Most Durable Player" with various subheads and nice action photo. Complete with 26 pages, light toning at the margins, small library label on the front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends February 26, 2023 10:08

$185.00
203603

White Sox win 1919 Pennant Black Sox Series Set - Babe Ruth sets Home Run Record


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394432348490

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BETHLEHEM TIMES, Pennsylvania, Sept. 25, 1919  * Babe Ruth sets home run record * Chicago White Sox win American League Pennant * Stage set for the Black Sox Series A one column head on the sports page notes: "Babe Ruth King Of Home Run Hitters" with the report beginning: "Babe Ruth put all the compelling impact at his command into his powerful swing yesterday and lifted a home run over the roof of the right wing of the grand stand and into the adjoining lot...the kind of a girding smash for a man to make to shatter fittingly the best previous major league performances in the home run line...Ruth brought his total home runs for the year up to twenty-eight..." with more. Also of interest on the sports page, and quite si... See More  

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Ends February 24, 2023 13:05

$135.00
203505

Babe Ruth New York Yankees MLB Baseball Enlarged Heart ? w/ Photo 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394425302448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, June 13, 1929 * Babe Ruth may die if he continues to play ? * Enlarged heart diagnosis by physicians * New York Yankees - MLB - photo The top of the front page has a photo showing Babe Ruth in a bath robe with heading: "He May Never Play Again" Also a one column column heading: "RUTH THROUGH, FRIENDS FEAR" with subheads. (see) Interesting report here as I cannot find anything online about this. Complete with 64 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends February 18, 2023 12:16

$62.00
203389

Best Babe Ruth New York Yankees Baseball Hits 3 HRS Home Runs 1933 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394419029941

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., May 29, 1933 * Babe Ruth hits 3 home runs * New York Yankees baseball * Late in his career The sport's section (page 11) has a two column heading: "Ruth Cracks three Homers as Yankees Win Twin Bill" with subhead and box scores. (see) Complete with 14 pages, light toning, some margin wear, should be handled with care.

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Ends February 13, 2023 08:20

$40.00
202830

Terrific 1915 Boston Red Sox Wins World Series of Baseball in Game 3 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394388845259

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Oct. 9, 1915 * Boston Red Sox wins World Series * A young Babe Ruth on the team * Philadelphia Phillies 1st ever W.S. * Curse of the Bambino a few years away The front page has a terrific banner headline in red lettering: "RED SOX ARE VICTORS" with subhead, starting lineups and inning by inning descriptions. Great for display. Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Rare as such. Complete with 12 pages, small library stamp with the masthead, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends January 21, 2023 07:36

$125.00
202489

Babe Ruth Arrested for Speeding Put In Jail New York Yankees 1921 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374382450106

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, June 9, 1921 * Rare and unique Babe Ruth item * New York Yankees star jailed The bottom of page 13 has a one column heading: "Babe Ruth Spends Part of the Day Behind the Bars" with bits including: "It takes more than a jail sentence to keep Babe Ruth from playing ball... Babe served six hours...in the traffic court 'pen'...made a wild dash out to the Polo grounds...after paying his $100 fine...began serving one day in confinement because this was his second offense..." with more. Complete with 18 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, should be handled with care.

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Ends January 01, 2023 08:10

$40.00
202377

Historic New York Yankees Very 1st World Series Babe Ruth Era 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394355798557

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn. October 6, 1921 * New York Yankees 2nd ever World Series game * Babe Ruth's second year w/ Yanks vs. Giants * Early, same day first report The front page has a nice banner headline: "YANKEES TAKE SECOND GAME OF WORLD'S SERIES" with subheads, box scores and related photo. (see) This was game 2 of the 1921 World Series and more importantly the 2nd World Series game the Yankees participated in making this a very historic and rare item. Sixteen pages, some margin wear and chipping, must be handled with care. Nice for display as such.

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Ends December 29, 2022 10:15

$56.00
202216

Babe Ruth New York Yankees The Bambino 2 Two Home Runs HR's 1929 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394337457923

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 10 (SPORTS) only of the New York Times, September 1, 1929 * Babe Ruth hits 2 home runs * New York Yankees * MLB baseball The front page of this section only has a one column heading: "RUTH HITS 2 HOMERS AS YANKS TAKE TWO" with subheads and box scores. (see) Complete section 10 only with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends December 16, 2022 15:12

$33.00
201958

Babe Ruth Rejects New York Yankees Salary Offer Jacob Ruppert 1932 old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394319516173

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION II (sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, January 15, 1932  * George Herman Ruth  * Babe Ruth's salary  * New York Yankees  * Colonel Ruppert  The front page of this section has a two column heading: "Ruth Rejects $70,000 for Season; Asks 2 Year Contract" with photo. (see) Complete section II only with 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 04, 2022 07:51

$40.00
201420

Roger Maris New York Yankees Home Run #61 Babe Ruth Record Beaten 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394286623655

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GREAT BEND DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, October 2, 1961  * Roger Maris home run record (#61)  * New York Yankees (1st report)  The sports page reports one of the more notable events in all of baseball history: the 61st home run of New York Yankee Roger Maris, breaking the Babe Ruth record which stood for 34 years. The sport's section (page 6) has a five column headline: "Roger Maris Finally Slugs Number 61" Many consider Maris' single season HR feat as the true record prior to the steroid era (Bonds). Complete in 10 pages, close cut along the with a few small binding within the 1st column, generally nice.

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Ends November 13, 2022 10:48

$72.00
201343

Best Babe Ruth New York Yankees Claire Hodgson Weds Gets Married 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374299061372

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, April 18, 1929 * Babe Ruth & Claire Hodgson marry (1st report) * New York Yankees opening day (rained out) * MLB baseball Page 31 has one column headings that include: "BABE RUTH MARRIED AS HUNDRED LOOK ON" "Early Morning Worshipers and Handful of Youngsters See Him Wed Mrs. Hodgson" and more with smaller subheads. First report coverage on the wedding of Babe Ruth and Claire Hodgson on what was supposed to be the opening day of the 1929 baseball season at Yankee Stadium. However rain canceled the game for that day. 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 ... See More  

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Ends November 10, 2022 10:39

$42.00
200381

Babr Ruth New York Yankees MLB Baseball Leg Injury 1932 New York Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394221190095

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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 than individuals were the pr... See More  

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Ends September 30, 2022 14:39

$57.00
200045

New York Yankees Star Babe Ruth Wife Helen Woodford Estate Willed 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374215891732

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 30, 1929  * Yankees Babe Ruth  * re. death of wife in fire  The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "DAUGHTER WILLED ESTATE OF MRS. BABE RUTH" with a subheads & small photo of Babe Ruth. (see) Complete with 48 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends September 16, 2022 09:23

$58.00
199528

Babe Ruth Bambino New York Yankees Baseball Contract Disagreement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374190125972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 8, 1930 * Babe Ruth nearing the end of his career * New York Yankees contract disagreement * MLB - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 12) has a four column headline: "Ruth Rejects $85,000 Offer for 1930" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Babe Ruth dealing with his new contract extension. He would agree with Yankee management the following day. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding slits along the spine.

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Ends August 26, 2022 11:23

$40.00
199507

Amanullah Khan Kingdom of Afghanistan Quits & Babe Ruth's Wife 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374188855940

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1929 * Amanullah Khan abdicates * Kingdom of Afghanistan * Babe Ruth's wife fiery death * Helen Woodford Ruth The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Amanullah Abdicates From Afghan Throne; Flees by Plane, Leaving Brother to Rule" First report coverage here. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Page 10 has a one column heading: "MRS. RUTH'S DEATH IS HELD NO MYSTERY" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends August 25, 2022 12:51

$45.00
199346

Babe Ruth Gene Tunney Booby Jones & More Photos Sport's Stars for 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374181617941

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SECTION 2 (Sports) only of the Chicago Daily Tribune, Dec. 28, 1930 * Sport's stars & feats of 1930 * Bobby Jones - Hack Wilson - Gallant Fox Page 3 is taken up with a full page pictorial showing : "Who's Who of 1930 Athletic Register - The Men and Women Heroes of Sports" which includes 15 photos. Nice for display. Also front page coverage on a game in which Notre Dame's all-stars play a team made up with the rest of the country. Notre Dame won. (see) Complete section 2 only with 22 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends August 19, 2022 07:32

$40.00
199210

Early Babe Ruth Boston Red Sox 1 Year Contract Signing 1918 New York Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374172488162

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 15, 1918 * Early Babe Ruth (pre-fame) * Boston Red Sox contract signing * Major league baseball - MLB This 24 page newspaper has a very small & discrete heading in the sport's section (page 15): "Babe Ruth Signs Contract". See photo for the very brief report on Ruth re-signing with the Boston Red Sox for the 1918 baseball season. Interesting that his signing received such a small mention considering his eventual prominence. Other news of the day, sports and advertisements are present as well. Light browning with a little margin wear and chipping, but otherwise good - especially for the period. However, the issue should be handled with care.

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Ends August 11, 2022 08:45

$62.00
199065

Babe Ruth Hits 2 Home Runs HR w/ Photo New York Yankees 1932 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374160455716

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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 and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends August 01, 2022 10:59

$48.00
198962

Best Babe Ruth Hurts Leg Injury & Helen Keller Visits White House 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374156327805

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 23, 1931 * Babe Ruth hurts leg * New York Yankees * Helen Keller visits White House * Deaf & Blind Author & activist Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: "Helen Keller and Party White House Guests; She Broadcasts Appeal for the Nation's Blind" (see) The sport's section (page 30) has a six column headline: "Ruth Taken to Hospital With Leg Injury as Yanks Win" with subheads. (see) Nice to have in a New York City publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends July 29, 2022 07:29

$45.00
198544

Best BABE RUTH Final Boston Red Sox CONTRACT Signing MLB Baseball 1919 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394109855423

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, March 22, 1919  * Babe Ruth signs final contract with Boston  * Prelude to the trade with New York Yankees    * Major league baseball - MLB The sports page, page 11, has a one column head: "Ruth Signs With Red Sox For Three Years" with the report noting in part: "...signed a three-year's contract with the world's champion Boston American League Baseball Club at a salary reported to be around $10,000 per playing season. Ruth was a holdout until yesterday. He demanded $8,500 for one year's playing and $15,000 for the next two years. Owner Frazee could not meet his figures & asked that he cut them down..." with more. It is interesting to note that despite this 3 year contract Ruth ... See More  

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Ends July 10, 2022 07:55

$177.00
198489

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Receives Plaque at Stadium PHOTO 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394107722415

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 8, 1931 * Babe Ruth receives plaque at stadium * New York Yankees - Yanks * Baseball Writer's Association The sport's section (page 22) has a two column photo showing Babe Ruth receiving a plaque from Dan Daniel for his contribution to the game of baseball. (see) Also coverage of the game played that day with box scores. Probably only found in a New York City publication. Complete with 38 pages, alight toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends July 08, 2022 13:43

$50.00
198469

BABE RUTH Home Runs for Orphans Albany & Bobby Jones British Open 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374120008199

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 19, 1930  * Babe Ruth vs. Albany Senators  * Hawkins Stadium exhibition game  * Home runs promised to orphans  * Bobby Jones - British Open golf The sport's section (page 31) has one column headings: "RUTH HITS 2 HOMERS AS YANKS TRIUMPH" "One Blow Is Longest Ever Made at Albany--Eastern Leaguers Bow, 8 to 3" with box scores. (see) First report coverage on the exhibition game held in Albany in which Babe Ruth promised some orphan children he would hit home runs. Nice to have in this famous NYC paper. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen cont... See More  

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Ends July 08, 2022 09:51

$37.00
198421

Early BABE RUTH Pitches for Boston RED SOX vs. New York Yankees 1917 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394105124022

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, April 12, 1917  * Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees (opening day)  * Babe Ruth pitches against the Yanks  * 3-hitter and win - BOSTON PUBLICATION The top of the back page under "General Sporting News" is a one column heading "Only Three Hits Off Ruth" with subhead. (see) This was the opening day for the 1917 baseball season and Babe Ruth was pitching for the Boston Red in which he threw a 3-hitter against his future team, the New York Yankees. Great to have in a Boston publication, very rare as such. Complete with 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, somewhat fragile, should be handled with care.

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Ends July 06, 2022 12:31

$98.00
198278

RALPH GREENLEAF Pool Billiards Carom World Champion DEATH 1950 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394092822894

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 16, 1950 * Ralph Greenleaf death w/ photo * Pool & carom World champion * "Babe Ruth of pocket billiards" The top of page 31 has a one column heading: "RALPH GREENLEAF, POOL CHAMPION, 50" with subhead and photo. (see) Complete with all 64 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: Ralph Greenleaf was an American professional pool and carom billiards player. He was a twenty time World Pocket Billiards Champion, who dominated the sport during his heyday. His obituary in The New York Times said of Greenleaf, in March 1950: "What Babe Ruth did for baseball, Dempsey did for fighting, Tilden did for tennis...Greenleaf did for pocket billiards."

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Ends June 27, 2022 11:10

$42.00
198276

Rare BABE RUTH Yankees w/ King Prajadipok Siamese Ruler PHOTO 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394092822384

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 26, 1931 * Rare Babe Ruth at Yankee Stadium photo * King Prajadhipok & Queen Rambaibarni of Siam Page 21 has a rare photo showing Babe Ruth with King Prajadhipok & Queen Rambaibarni at Yankee Stadium. Also a one column heading: "SIAMESE RULERS SEE YANKEES WIN" with subheads. (see) Such a photo would only be found in a NYC publication. Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, light damp staining, a little margin wear, generally good.

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Ends June 27, 2022 11:09

$42.00
198184

BABE RUTH Boxing Daughter and TY COBB Practicing Golf PHOTOS 1831 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374095928458

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: POLICE GAZETTE, New York, January 31, 1931 * Babe Ruth & boxing * Ty Cobb & golf This tabloid calls itself: "The Leading Illustrated Sporting Journal In the World" as noted in the masthead, although it has its share of "tabloid" photos as well. Among the many sports-related photos inside is a quarter page showing the Babe boxing, captioned: "Bambino Tunes Up For Campaign. Babe Ruth works out with daughter Julia at Artie McGovern's New York City Gymnasium." Another photos shows: "Ty Cobb, veteran of diamond, takes golfing lesson from Champion Glenna Collett at Augusta, Ga." Sixteen pages, great condition.

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:45

$47.00
198180

Best NEW YORK YANKEES World Series of Baseball w/ Babe Ruth PHOTO 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394089516109

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 6, 1927  * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig * World Series of baseball w/ photo * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The three line, one column headline at the top of the front page: "RUTH BLASTS ROAD TO YANKEE VICTORY OVER PIRATES, 5 TO 4" with subheads including: "Babe Gets 3 of Team's 6 Hits as New York Wins First Game of World's Series" "44,000 Cheer teams On" and more.   Much more on pages 16 & 17 with related photos including a very nice one of Babe Ruth swinging his bat. Box scores as well. Great to have in this famous New York title. Complete in 52 pages, irregular at the spine margin, tape at the spine of ... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2022 11:43

$92.00
198085

BOSTON RED SOX Win World Series Baseball Champions vs Brooklyn 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374085531921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, Oct. 12, 1916  * Boston Red Sox are champions * 1916 World Series of baseball * Babe Ruth on the team The front page has a rather large headline announcing: "RED SOX ARE CHAMPIONS" with subhead: "Shore Hurls Great Game for Winners; Pfeffer Is Chased". This is a rare same-day account of the final game, an advantage a West Coast newspaper has. Included on the front page is the "Box Score" as well as nice text and an inning-by-inning account of the game, carrying over to page 5. Babe Ruth was a member of the Boston team, but being a pitcher he did not play in this game, participating only in game two when he pitched 13 shutout innings, winning the game 2-1. But h... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2022 12:31

$168.00
198042

Real BABY RUTH Grover Cleveland Daughter CANDY BAR Fame Print 1893 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374084083665

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FRANK LESLIE'S ILLUSTRATED, New York, Jan. 5, 1893  The full front page is an illustration captioned: "Baby Ruth and Her Mother" being the child of President Grover Cleveland. This is the person for whom the "Baby Ruth" candy bar was named, not Babe Ruth the famous baseball star. However, more recent research suggests this explanation was simply created by the company to prevent being sued by the litigious Babe Ruth. As an historical footnote, the Curtis Candy Co. claimed that their candy bar was named for Ruth Cleveland, eldest daughter of the President. Newspapers and the American public paid close attention to "Baby Ruth" after her father returned to the White house in 1893 for his second term as president, but the Clevel... See More  

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Ends June 18, 2022 14:24

$94.00
197184

JACK LEGS DIAMOND Irish Gangster Boss SHOT & Babe Ruth Photo 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 374007986430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 27, 1931  * Jack 'Legs' Diamond shot * New York City gangster * Babe Ruth in wheelchair photo Page 27 features a photo of Babe Ruth in a wheelchair which is above an article titled: "Ruth, Back From Boston, Helped Into Wheel-Chair as 500 Watch" and another heading. There is also an article with a heading: "Homer Taken From Gehrig" because he passed a teammate while rounding the bases. Gehrig would end the season tied for the home run title with Babe Ruth, otherwise he would have won it. The top of the front page has column heads including: " 'LEGS' DIAMOND SHOT AT INN IN CATSKILLS; CONDITION CRITICAL" "Notorious Gangster  is Badly Wounded at Lonely Roadhouse Where He Had Dined" "No Clue to th... See More  

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Ends May 06, 2022 12:26

$49.00
197142

Best BABE RUTH World Series 3 HOME RUNS New York Yankees Baseball 1926 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 394018161399

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALLENTOWN MORNING CALL, Pennsylvania, Oct. 7, 1926 * Babe Ruth hits 3 home runs * World Series of baseball * New York Yankees  In the annals of World Series history one of the outstanding events remains Babe Ruth hitting three home runs in the fourth game of the 1926 World Series. That event is reported in this issue. Of significance--and not commonly found--is the great front page coverage. More typically the event is reported on an inside page. The headline proclaims: "BABE RUTH SLAMS THREE HOME RUNS AS YANKEES REGAIN BATTING EYES AND WALLOP THE CARDINALS, 10 TO 5". One of the subheads: "Two of Bambino's Clouts Clear Park---Other Lands in Centerfield Bleachers". Also adding great graphic appeal is the photo, ... See More  

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Ends May 05, 2022 11:33

$470.00
196815

BABE RUTH Wins in GOLF Apawamis Club New York Yankees Rye NY 1939 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373986507068

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 11, 1939  * Babe Ruth wins golf tournament  * Apawamis Club - Rye, New York The sport's section (page 35) has a seven column headline: "Babe Ruth's Double Victory Helps Long Island Capture Golf Tourney" with subheads that include: "Babe Ruth's Double Victory Helps Long Island Capture Golf Tourney" "Long Island, With 28 Points, Wins Triangular Tourney--Westchester Third", "Ruth Fills Star's Role" and more with related photo. First report coverage on Babe Ruth helping the Long island team win the annual triangular golf match at Apawamis Club in Rye, New York. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends April 21, 2022 09:25

$72.00
196809

CHARITY GAME New York Yankees w/ Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Box Scores1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393992599954

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPORT'S SECTION ONLY of the Chicago Daily Tribune, September 10, 1931 * New York Yankees vs. Giants * Great Depression charity game * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era The front page of this section has a one column heading: "60,549 CHARITY FANS SEE YANKS WHIP GIANTS, 7-3" with subhead. (see) Complete sport's section only with 14 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends April 18, 2022 13:54

$38.00
196520

BABE RUTH'S Very Last Final MLB Baseball Game Played1935 New York City Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393975900578

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, May 31, 1935  * Babe Ruth's final farewell * Last game as a player * Baker Bowl, Philadelphia * MLB baseball icon The sport's section (page 18) has a two column heading: "Phils Crush Braves by 11-6, 9-3" with subheads and box scores. In the first game of this double-header, Babe Ruth struck out in the first inning, then hurt his knee taking him out of the game. This was actually his last time on the field of play as a baseball player. Complete in 30 pages, this is the rag edition printed on high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. Very nice condition.

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Ends April 07, 2022 13:10

$72.00
196412

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Baseball Contract Agreement SIGNING 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393967022806

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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. Given the subscription cost, li... See More  

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Ends April 01, 2022 14:15

$52.00
196353

BABE RUTH Breaks 1st Home Run BASEBALL Record Boston Red Sox 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393959270601

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Mass., Sept. 9, 1919  * Babe Ruth's very 1st home run record * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball Page 8, under "Watching the Score Board" is a brief report which begins with: "Yesterday's hero, Babe Ruth. The Red Sox gardener made a new home record..." (see) A very significant sports report 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 accomplished this as a member of the Boston Red Sox in a game against the Yankees. This would be his last season with Boston as four months later he would be bought by the Yankees. Complete with 20 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, irre... See More  

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Ends March 25, 2022 11:11

$62.00
196351

BABE RUTH New York Yankees SUSPENDED Playing in Barnstorming Tour 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373949388989

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE, Pennsylvania, Dec. 5, 1921  * Babe Ruth suspended * New York Yankees * For barnstorming tour The front page has a one column heading: "LANDIS HANDS BIG 'BABE' RUTH SEVERE SENTENCE" with subhead. (see) Sixteen pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends March 25, 2022 11:09

$44.00
196088

BABE RUTH Catches Baseball from AIRPLANE sets World Record 1926 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373927191496

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1926 * Babe Ruth catches baseball from airplane * New York Yankees - major league baseball Near the bottom of the front is a two-column heading: "Babe Ruth Catches Ball From Airplane; Seventh Attempt Gives Him World's Record" (see images for details). At the time Ruth was playing for the New York Yankees, making this a great title to have with this report. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day are present throughout. Complete with all 32 pages, light toning, a little irregular along the left spine, but generally nice.

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Ends March 11, 2022 13:21

$120.00
196069

BABE RUTH New York Yankees vs. Walter Johnson Charity Game Stunt 1942 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393929324902

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, August 24, 1942 * Famous Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson charity stunt * Ruth hits home run in game  - Great photos The sport's section (page 17) has a headline: "69,136 at Stadium Swell Met Benefits to $285,000" with subheads. Also a large photo of Ruth with heading: "The Babe Comes Home" and another smaller one showing his famous home run swing. (see) First report coverage on the Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson charity pregame attraction for the Army and Navy fund during World War II. Great to have in this NYC publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends March 11, 2022 09:46

$67.00
196036

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373925442712

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KANSAS CITY JOURNAL, April 16, 1927 * Babe Ruth's 1st home run of record season  * New York Yankees - Major league baseball The sport's section (page 8) has a one column heading: "YANKS SWEEP 3-GAME SERIES WITH MACKS, 6-3" with subhead and small photo of Ruth. (See) 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. Fourteen pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends March 10, 2022 12:50

$40.00
195207

WILLIAM BENDIX "The Life of Riley" and "Babe Ruth" Actor DEATH 1964 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373838383342

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT NEWS, Dec. 15, 1964  * William Bendix death - American actor * Life of Riley & The Babe Ruth Story fame The front page has a small one column photo with tiny heading: "'Riley' Dies" The top of page 22 has a three column heading: "Bill Bendix Dies at 58; TV's 'Riley'" (see) He was best known for the title role in "The Babe Ruth Story" and the TV series "The Life of Riley" Complete with 50+ pages, small binding holes along the spine, small library stamp within masthead, nice condition.

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Ends January 24, 2022 08:52

$42.00
194994

BOSTON RED SOX vs. Brooklyn Dodgers World Series Baseball Game 4 1916 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373828436131

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, Oct. 11, 1916  * Boston Red Sox vs. Brooklyn Dodgers * World Series - MLB baseball (game 4) The front page has a rather large headline announcing: "RED SOX ARE CLOSE TO TITLE" with subhead: "Brooklyn Pitchers Are Hit Hard" Included on the front page is the "Box Score" as well as nice text with an inning-by-inning account of the game found on page 9. This was game 4 of the Series. Boston would win the title in game 5. Babe Ruth was a member of the Boston team, but being a pitcher he did not play in this game, participating only in game two when he pitched 13 shutout innings, winning the game 2-1. But he went 0 for 5 at the plate. Additional reporting on pages 10... See More  

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Ends January 15, 2022 15:19

$52.00
194568

BABE RUTH DAY at Yankee Stadium Farewell # 3 Jersey Retired 1948 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373809161933

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK POST, June 14, 1948  * Babe Ruth's final farewell  - #3 jersey retired  * 25th anniversary of  Yankee Stadium  Page 42 has an editorial under "The Sports Parade" First report coverage on Babe Ruth's final farewell at Yankee Stadium on it's 25th anniversary. He would die a few months later of cancer. Nice to have in a NYC publication. Complete with 44 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, small library stamp within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends December 29, 2021 08:08

$57.00
194317

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373789617096

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: 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 December 12, 2021 12:59

$36.00
194189

Best BABE RUTH'S Very Last New York Yankees Baseball HOMER RUN 1934 NY Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, Sept. 30, 1934  * Babe Ruth's last home run as a Yankee  * New York Yankees - Major league baseball * Best title to be had ? Page 3 of the sport's section reports on Babe Ruth's last home run as a Yankee: "YANKEES LOSE, 8-5, THEN TRIUMPH, 9-6", "Ruth Wallops 22d Homer and Drives in Three Runs in Opener at Washington", "Gets Unique Honor Today" and more. This was Babe Ruth's 659th and final home run wearing the Yankee pinstripes. He had 49 homers with the Red Sox prior to coming to New York and would go on to hit another 6 with the Braves the following season before retiring. Great to have in this venerable newspaper. The complete issue in 70+ pages, good condition.

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Ends December 05, 2021 11:36

$58.00
194122

NEW YORK YANKEES World Series Champions Mickey Mantle Era v. REDS 1961 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, October 10, 1961  * New York Yankees baseball * Win World Series championship * Mickey Mantle & Roger Maris era The front page has a photo showing both managers after the game. (see) The sport's section (page 31) has a banner headline: "Who Needs M&M? It's Yanks, 13-5" and more with related photo and box scores. This was also the season that Mickey Mantle & Roger Maris were chasing Babe Ruth's home run record (Maris would beat it in the final game of the season). Interesting also that a full page Camel Cigarette ad has the endorsement of a few Yankee players including Roger Maris, Yogi Berra & Whitey Ford. (see) The complete issue in 38 pages, small library stamps withing the masthead, smal... See More  

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Ends December 02, 2021 11:06

$70.00
193255

1917 MILLER HUGGINS Pre New York Yankees St. Louis Cardinals PHOTO '17 Newspaper


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Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, June 26, 1917 * Manager Miller Huggins photo & more * St. Louis Cardinals - MLB baseball * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth era fame Page 11 has a two column photo headed: "Is Miller Huggins To Be The Big Managerial Surprise Of Season" with brief text. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 14 pages, small library stamp within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends October 23, 2021 07:55

$40.00
192948

NEW YORK YANKEES 3rd ever World Series Game - Babe Ruth Era 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393559806534

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM TIMES, Penn. October 7, 1921 * New York Yankees 3rd ever World Series game * Babe Ruth's second year w/ Yanks vs. Giants * Early, same day first report The front page has a nice banner headline: "GIANTS TAKE THIRD GAME OF WORLD'S SERIES" with subheads, aerial view of the stadium and box scores. (see) This was game 3 of the 1921 World Series. Sixteen pages, a little margin wear and chipping, some binding slits along the spine, generally good. Should be handled with care.

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Ends October 08, 2021 09:24

$44.00
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BABE RUTH Breaks 1st Home Run BASEBALL Record Boston Red Sox 1919 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373713702287

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Sept. 25, 1919  * Babe Ruth's very 1st home run record * Boston Red Sox - MLB baseball Near the top of the 2nd section (page 9) is a report headed: "Ruth's New Record"  noting in part: "Babe Ruth made back numbers of all official and unofficial records yesterday afternoon when he knocked his 28th home run. It was a terrific drive..." with more. Sixteen pages, irregular & partially loose at the spine, some margin wear and tears, should be handled with care.

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Ends October 08, 2021 09:23

$94.00
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