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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373731714328

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
192945

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
192938

Early BABE RUTH Boston Red Sox Pre-World Series of Baseball 1916 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373713699102

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, California, Oct. 5, 1916  * Early Babe Ruth * Boston Red Sox pitcher * Upcoming World Series Pages 10 and 11 have articles on the upcoming World Series, comparing the pitching and batting prowess of each team. Among the articles: "Brooklyn Men Far Exceed Rivals In Hitting Says Figures On Champions" which curiously mentions Babe Ruth, but only re. his effectiveness as a pitcher, not a batter. Babe Ruth was a pitcher for the Red Sox throwing only in game two, managing 13 shutout innings & winning the game 2-1. But he went 0 for 5 at the plate. This was just his 2nd full season in Major League Baseball. Complete in 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, ge... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2021 09:18

$57.00
192888

BABE RUTH makes his New York Yankees Major League Baseball DEBUT 1920 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373707723614

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAY, New London, Connecticut, April 15, 1920 * Babe Ruth makes his Yankees debut * MLB - Major League Baseball The top of page 9 has a brief & inconspicuous mention of the game in which Babe Ruth made his first appearance as a New York Yankee, it being an inauspicious beginning with the top of the column reading: "Babe Ruth, the $150,00 wonder muffed a fly and the lowly Athletics beat the Yankees, 3 to 1" with scores and standings after opening day for the 1920 season. Complete in 12 pages, toning along the central fold, small binding holes along the spine/1st column, generally nice.

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Ends October 03, 2021 10:53

$48.00
192848

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Baseball 3 HRS Home Runs w/ Photo 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373706500024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 10, 1933 * Babe Ruth hits 3 home runs * New York Yankees baseball * Late in his career The top of page 20 has a one column heading: "RUTH HITS THREE HOMERS; YANKS TRIUMPH TWICE" with subhead, small photo of Ruth and box scores. Complete with 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends October 02, 2021 14:20

$40.00
192659

BABE RUTH Retires as a Baseball Player BOSTON BRAVES Yankees 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373695895912

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, June 3, 1935 * Babe Ruth retires as baseball player * Boston Braves - MLB baseball The sport's section (page 8) has a two column heading: "Babe Ruth Sings Swan Song Of His Great Baseball Career; Is Dropped From Braves List" Nice to have from a town close to Boston. Other news, sport and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a few tiny binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends September 24, 2021 12:05

$62.00
192647

BABE RUTH New York Yankees 300TH HR Career Baseball Home Run 1925 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393529825864

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 9, 1925 * Babe Ruth 300th home run * New York Yankees * Major league baseball MLB * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 28) has a six column headline: "Giants Break Even, Robins Win Twice, and So Do Yankees" with subheads: "RUTH HITS HOMER AS YANKS WIN TWO" "Babe Gets Four Safeties in All as Red Sox Go Down to Defeat, 5-4, 7-4" and box scores. First report coverage on the doubleheader between the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox. Though not mentioned within the text, through research this was the game in which the Bambino hit his 300th career home run. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. ... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2021 11:33

$72.00
192627

Best BABE RUTH Signs 1 Year Contract New York YANKEES w/ Pay Cut 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373695850765

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, March 17, 1932 * Babe Ruth signs 1 year contract * New York Yankees (1st report) * Major League baseball MLB * Best publication to be had ? The sport's section (page 26) has a banner headline: "Ruth Signs One-Year Contract With Yankees Calling for Salary of $75,000" with subheads and a nice photo of Babe Ruth. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Complete in 44 pages, light toning and a little wear a the margins, generally nice.

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Ends September 24, 2021 11:13

$77.00
191096

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373625056926

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, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 23, 2021 06:07

$62.00
190959

BABE RUTH The Bambino New York Yankees Baseball Contract Signing 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393399909878

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, second section only (sports), March 9, 1930 * Babe Ruth contract w/ New York Yankees * Major League Baseball - MLB icon The front page of this section has a six column headline: "Ruth Signs; Gets $160,000 For Two Years" with subhead and related photo with his wife. (see) Complete second section only with all 16 pages, rag edition in very nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends July 18, 2021 07:03

$44.00
190359

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Star Visits Mexico City Baseball Game 1946 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373585842293

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 17, 1946 * Babe Ruth visits Mexico City The top of page 12 has a one column heading: "BABE RUTH HAILED BY 15,000 MEXICANS" with subheads. Ruth made a public appearance at a baseball game in Mexico City. See images for text.  Ruth would pass away a little more than 2 years later. Complete with all 38 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 19, 2021 15:06

$42.00
190351

NEW YORK YANKEES Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig MLB Baseball Wins Pennant 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373585835703

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 29, 1928 * New York Yankees win AL pennant * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig era * Major league baseball - MLB The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "YANKEES DEFEAT TIGERS; WIN PENNANT" with subheads and box scores. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 34 pages, rag edition in great condition.

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Ends June 19, 2021 15:01

$42.00
189937

BABE RUTH Signs New York Yankees Baseball Contract SIGNING 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393294649671

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, March 6, 1922  * Babe Ruth signs contract * New York Yankees baseball * Highest paid baseball player The top of page 6 has column heads: "RUTH TO CASH IN $75,000 AND A SWAT BONUS" "Contract Makes Him Best Paid Athlete in World". Also, the same page has a column: "Billy Evans Says" which discusses the Babe Ruth contract and his home run hitting record (see). Complete in ten page, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends June 04, 2021 15:04

$82.00
189024

1927 NEW YORK YANKEES All-Time Best Team ? w/ Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373513328417

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD SUNDAY UNION AND REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, Sept. 25, 1927  The second page of the sports section has a banner headline: "YANKEES SET NEW AMERICAN LEAGUE RECORD BY SCORING 106TH VICTORY". The report is headed: "Champion Yankees Set Record With 106th Win" with subhead: "George Pipgras Holds Detroit Tigers to Three Hits, Scores 6-to-0 Shoutout and Fans Four in Row -- Blue Chased". There are also illustrations of "Five Star Rookies". Complete in 92 pages tiny binding holes along the spine, chipping in the lower left corner, otherwise in good condition. Should be handled with care.

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Ends April 25, 2021 14:00

$94.00
188619

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


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373492801962

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 11, 2021 08:58

$67.00
187844

NEW YORK YANKEES 1st World Series as Champions Game 3 GIANTS 1923 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373454674808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 13, 1923  * New York Yankees World Series  * 1st year as champions (game 3) * 1st year at Yankees Stadium - Babe Ruth * Best title to be had ? The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GIANTS WIN THIRD ON STENGEL'S HOMER BEFORE 62,430 FANS" with subheads. (see) More in the sport's section with box scores. This was to be the first year the Yankees became World Series champions. It was also their first year playing at Yankee Stadium, "The House That Ruth Built". Great to have in this famous NYC title. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 24 pages, irregular along the spine, generally nice. wikipedia notes: In the 1923 World Series, the New York ... See More  

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Ends March 09, 2021 15:28

$44.00
187553

BABE RUTH Baseball National League NL Debut w/ Home Run Win Photo 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393114044127

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 17, 1935  * Babe Ruth NL debut * Boston Braves * MLB baseball The front page of section 2 (sports) has a one column heading: "Ruth's Homer And Single Win For Braves, 4-2" with small photo of Ruth crossing home plate. This game was notable as it was Babe Ruth's National League debut as member of the Boston Braves. He would account for all of the Braves runs that day. Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends February 28, 2021 12:03

$44.00
187444

Rare BABE RUTH Red Sox Baseball Pitcher vs. Walter Johnson 1916 Boston Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373440779188

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, Aug. 16, 1916   * Babe Ruth vs. Walter Johnson pitching duel * Early coverage for Ruth, before he was a Yankee * Best publication to be had ? - very rare as such Near the bottom of the back page is a brief yet very historic report with small heading: "Red Sox Increase Lead After Great Battle with Washington" with the text beginning: "A hotly contested game of thirteen innings, which resulted in George Ruth's third 1 to 0 victory of the season over Walter Johnson..." This was Babe Ruth from early in his career when he was a pitcher for Boston, against fellow Hall of Famer Walter Johnson. Unfortunate for the small report here but it was somewhat typical of the day. Great to have this report i... See More  

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Ends February 26, 2021 15:01

$115.00
185994

BABE RUTH to Sign 1 Year Contract New York YANKEES w/ Photo 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393029968865

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY NEWS, March 16, 1932 * Babe Ruth to sign 1 year contract * New York Yankees (day of) * Major League baseball MLB The front page of section 2 (sports) has a two column heading: "Some One Ought to Tell Babe How Much $70,000 Really Is" with small photo of Ruth. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends December 24, 2020 08:21

$40.00
185954

BABE RUTH New York Yankees vs. Dallas Steers TEXAS TOUR Baseball 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373361200040

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 6, 1929 * New York Yankees vs. Dallas Steers * State of Texas exhibition baseball tour * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig home runs The sport's section (page 11) has a six column headline: "Yanks Beat Dallas, 12-11, on Ruth's First Homer of Season" with subheads and box scores. First report coverage on the New York Yankees ending their exhibition tour in the state of Texas. Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig both hit home runs in this game. 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 in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a hi... See More  

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Ends December 23, 2020 09:52

$48.00
185497

Great BOSTON RED SOX Wins World Series Baseball Championship 1915 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393000039881

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG DAILY SENTINEL, Massachusetts, Oct. 13, 1915  * Boston Red Sox win * Baseball's World Series * Babe Ruth's 1st full season * Start of the so-called curse ? A nice banner headline announces that the Boston Red Sox defeated the Philadelphia Phillies to win the 1915 World Series: "RED SOX WIN 5-4; TAKE SERIES" with the first column containing he box score of the final game. Great for display. The front page coverage also includes an inning-by-inning account of the game. There is additional reporting on the sports page as well. Terrific to have in this newspaper from a Boston suburb. Complete in 16 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally good.

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Ends December 02, 2020 15:20

$196.00
184681

BABE RUTH & Col. Jacob Ruppert New York Yankees Contract Dispute 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392961811410

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 18, 1933 * Babe Ruth & Colonel Jacob Ruppert * New York Yankees contract dispute * Next to last year in New York The front page of section 2 (sports) has a nice banner headline: "RUTH TURNS DOWN $50,000 SALARY FOR SEASON" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition. A few small binding holes along the spine.

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Ends October 28, 2020 14:59

$48.00
184350

NEW YORK YANKEES Win AL Pennant & PHAR LAP Mounted Taxidermy 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373202810965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 14, 1932 * Phar lap - Australian thoroughbred racehorse * New York Yankees capture AL pennant Page 18 has a small one column heading: "Phar Lap Mounted in Yonkers; To Be Exhibited at Belmont". See photo for brief text. Page 17 has a five column headline: "League Championship Captured by Yankees" with subheads (see photos). This would be Babe Ruth's last pennant with the New York Yankees. The Yanks would go on to win the World Series. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends October 10, 2020 14:54

$44.00
184182

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Final Game Played at FENWAY PARK 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373190333618

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 13, 1934 * Babe Ruth - New York Yankees * Final game played at Fenway Park * MLB - Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 17) has a banner headline: "Ruth Gets Rousing Ovation in Farewell Boston Appearance as Yanks Divide" with subheads and box scores. This was Babe Ruth's final game played at the famous  baseball stadium. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small address stamp within the masthead, generally very nice.

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Ends October 04, 2020 07:27

$50.00
182531

BABE RUTH Hits 500th HOME RUN New York Yankees MLB BASEBALL 1929 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373099213448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Mass., August 12, 1929 * Babe Ruth's 500th home run * New York Yankees * MLB baseball Near the top of page 5 has a two column heading: "RUTH GETS HIS 500th HOMER" First report coverage on the 500th home run milestone by Yankee great, Babe Ruth. Complete with all 16 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends July 30, 2020 07:07

$55.00
182087

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees Baseball 3 HRS Home Runs w/ Photo 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084260268

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 29, 1933 * Babe Ruth hits 3 home runs * New York Yankees baseball * Late in his career The sport's section (page 9) has a six column headline: "Yanks End Home Stand Against West With Double Victory" with subheads that include: "3 HOMERS FOR RUTH AS YANKS TAKE TWO" "Babe Smashes One in Opener and Two in the Nightcap--White Sox Bow, 2-1, 9-7." and more with photo of Ruth. (see) 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 in 24 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends July 15, 2020 11:12

$47.00
182063

Best BABE RUTH New York Yankees World Barnstorming Tour RETURN 1935 NY Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373084198360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 21, 1935 * Babe Ruth & all stars return home * World barnstorming tour - Japan Page 25 has a banner headline: "Return From World Tour Fins Babe Ruth Hopeful of Remaining in Baseball" with subhead and nice photo with wife and daughter. (see) Text includes interview excerpts from Ruth and his wife as well. Ruth would join the Boston Braves about a week later. Probably only found in a NYC publication. Rare as such. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 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 sub... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:56

$44.00
182046

Best BABE RUTH Death New York Yankees Stadium VIEWING 1948 NYC Times Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392839344836

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 19, 1948. * Babe Ruth death - Yankee Stadium viewing * Best title to be had ? (rare as such) The front page has a two column heading: "77,000 File by Ruth's Bier; Cardinal to Preside at Mass" (see) Ruth died just three days prior. 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 in 44 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 t... See More  

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Ends July 15, 2020 09:42

$62.00
181474

BABE RUTH & Lou Gehrig Within same Headline New York Yankees 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373059533588

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 28, 1931 * Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig in the same headline * New York Yankees - MLB Major League Baseball The sport's section (page 22) has a banner headline across the top reading: "Gehrig's 46th Ties Ruth as Yanks Win; Robins Beat Giants in Season's Final" with subheads that include: "Yankees Win Final; Gehrig Ties Ruth" and more with box scores. (see) Nice to have an issue with both Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth mentioned within the same heading. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in great condition. A few small binding slits along the spine.

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Ends June 20, 2020 09:50

$76.00
181473

BABE RUTH Bambino New York Yankees Baseball CONTRACT Disagreement 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373059533442

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 June 20, 2020 09:49

$40.00
181403

AMANULLAH KHAN Kingdom of Afghanistan QUITS & Babe Ruth's Wife 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392805024814

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, 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... See More  

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Ends June 19, 2020 06:20

$40.00
179202

1st HOME RUN Comiskey Park Chicago BABE RUTH New York Yankees 1927 Chi Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392701946853

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 17, 1927 * 1st Home Run out of Comiskey Park * Babe Ruth - New York Yankees * Major league baseball * Best title to be had ? (rare) The front page of the sport's section has a one column heading: "CUB FANS SCOUT YANKEES AS THEY TRIM SOX, 8 TO 1" with subhead and box scores. Also a two column photo showing Ruth crossing home after his monster hit. Lou Gehrig is coming to bat. Other related photo as well. (see) First report coverage on the very first time a player hit a ball out of Comiskey Park which was Babe Ruth. (took 17 years at the time) Great to have in this famous Chicago publication. Very rare as such. Complete with 40 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, generally in good... See More  

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Ends March 25, 2020 16:11

$72.00
177596

BABE RUTH New York Yankees as a PITCHER Last Year 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392593474855

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 2, 1933 * Babe Ruth pitches late in his career (last time) * New York Yankees baseball The top of page 24 has a banner headline: "Yankees End Season With Triumph as Ruth Hurls Full Game and Drives Homer" with subheads that include: "25,000 SEE RUTH HURL 6-5 VICTORY" and more. Interesting item as he probably hadn't pitched since he was with the Red Sox many years earlier. My guess is that since it was the last game of the season and the Yankees were not in the playoffs, they had Ruth pitch to draw a crowd (money) ? Complete with 40 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends January 17, 2020 15:09

$42.00
177115

ROGER MARIS New York Yankees HOME RUN #61 Babe Ruth Record Beaten 1961 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372861833538

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 January 02, 2020 09:04

$72.00
176875

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Last Season INJURY by Lou Gehrig 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372848370671

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1934 * Babe Ruth's last injury as a player ? * Last season w/ New York Yankees The sport's section (page 22) has a two column heading: "Ruth Injured as Yankees Lose; Hit on Leg by Gehrig's Drive" with subhead. (see) Was this his last injury prior to retirement ? It was his last full season as a player. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 38 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends December 20, 2019 09:06

$38.00
176407

BABE RUTH & Yankees Stadium has a Childrens Baseball Game PHOTO 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825290076

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Mass. Aug. 10, 1925 * Yankee Stadium showcases youngsters * Babe Ruth photo with child player The sport's section (page 8) has a two column photo showing Babe Ruth with a youngster and heading: "Passing the Tip Along" with text underneath. Reports that their was a baseball game for kids at Yankee Stadium prior to the Yankees & Tigers match-up. Miller Huggins and Ty Cobb were the coaches for this event. I tried finding something online regarding this event and came up with nothing. A nice curiosity on the legendary stadium and Babe Ruth. Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends December 01, 2019 14:00

$57.00
176404

BABE RUTH on the New York Yankees Baseball Season Editorial 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372825289365

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, Aug. 11, 1928 * Babe Ruth as a Editorialist ? * New York Yankees baseball The sport's section (page 8) has a two column heading: "Ruth Blames Slump of Yankees On Hitters, Not Club's Pitchers" with subhead and small photo of Ruth. This is actually a editorial by Ruth on the team's situation heading into the final weeks of the season. The Yankees would go on and win the 1928 World Series. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding slits along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends December 01, 2019 13:59

$47.00
176297

BABE RUTH Breaks His Season HR Home Run Record MLB Baseball 1920 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392506726573

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 20, 1920 * Babe Ruth breaks his home run record (season) * New York Yankees - MLB baseball * Best title to be had ? The sport's section (page 6) has a one column heading: "BABE SETS RECORD, THEN ADDS ANOTHER" with subheads that include: "Super-Slugger Hits Twice for Circuit While Yanks Split with White Sox" and more with smaller subheads and box scores. First report coverage on Babe Ruth breaking the single season home run record that was also held by him. Notice the date of this issue being around midway through the season. This was when Babe Ruth was emerging into a superstar home run hitter especially with two months to go in the season. He would end the season with 54 homers. Great to have ... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2019 14:02

$67.00
176250

BABE RUTH Pitches Game w/ New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372820036377

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 29, 1930 * Babe Ruth pitches game vs. Red Sox * New York Yankees last game of season * MLB - Major League baseball The front page of section 2 (sports) has a two column heading: "Babe Ruth, Pitcher, Leads Yanks to 9-3 Win at Boston" with box scores and small photo of Ruth. (see) Interesting Babe Ruth item as he pitched against the team he used to pitch for. Complete with all 36 pages, rag edition, a few binding holes along spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 28, 2019 14:13

$46.00
175940

Best BABE RUTH'S CALLED SHOT New York Yankees World Series Photos 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392483912136

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, October 2, 1932 * Babe Ruth's called shot (first report) * New York Yankees World Series (game 3) * Chicago Cubs - Wrigley Field * Best title to be had - very rare This could well be the most desired newspaper in baseball history. This edition reports the famous Babe Ruth "called shot" home run in the 1932 World Series. As a bit of background, the following is on the Baseball Hall of Fame website: "One of the most famous home runs in World Series history happened on Oct. 1, 1932 during Game 3 of the 1932 World Series. It was the New York Yankees vs. the Chicago Cubs, and the Yankees won the first 2 games at Yankee Stadium. Game 3 was at Wrigley Field in Chicago. Charlie Root w... See More  

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Ends November 16, 2019 13:22

$8,750.00
175765

BABE RUTH Retires as a Baseball Player BOSTON BRAVES Yankees 1935 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372797448397

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, June 3, 1935 * Babe Ruth retires as baseball player * Boston Braves - MLB baseball The front page of the sport's section has a two column heading: "Ruth, Released After Row With Owner Fuchs, Learns Majors Have No Job for Him" Page 2 of this section has a three column heading: "Babe Ruth Released After a Row With President Fuchs of Braves" with subheads and photo of Ruth. (see) Complete with all 36 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends November 07, 2019 14:40

$82.00
175444

BABE RUTH Gene Tunney Booby Jones & More PHOTOS Sport's Stars for 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392442134019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, sport's section only, January 1, 1928 * Sport's stars & feats of 1927 * Babe Ruth - Gene Tunney - Bobby Jones The front page of this section has ten photos of various sport's stars for the year of 1927 with heading: "Some of the Outstanding Figures of the Past Year in Various Fields of Sport" Nice for display. Also coverage on the various feats that occurred in the past year with much on the New York Yankees who had 110 wins and is considered one of the best baseball teams of all time (1927). Other sporting news of the day. Complete sport's section only with all 8 pages, rag edition, irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends October 23, 2019 15:09

$40.00
174770

BABE RUTH Debuts as a MLB Baseball COACH w/ Brooklyn Dodgers 1938 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392384174719

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, June 20, 1938. * Babe Ruth debuts as a coach * Brooklyn Dodgers - MLB baseball The front page of sport's section (page 19) has a one column heading: "BABE NEW IDOL IN BROOKLYN" with photo and caption: "YOU KNOW HIM" (see) Complete with all 28 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small address label on the front page, small binding holes along the spine, generally nice.

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Ends September 15, 2019 15:10

$44.00
174484

HANK AARON Atlanta Braves Passes BABE RUTH w/ 715 Home Runs 1974 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372728320633

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, April 10, 1974 * Hank Aaron home run #715 * Breaks Babe Ruth's record * Atlanta Braves - MLB The sport's section (page 24) has a two column heading: "Aaron Hits 715th Homer, Breaking Ruth's Record" with box scores and related photo. More on page 23. Lengthy text. 1st report coverage on Hank Aaron passing Babe Ruth for the most career home runs by a MLB player. Nice to have in this famous NYC title. Complete in 68 pages, never bound, nice condition.

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Ends September 01, 2019 15:25

$56.00
173882

Great BABE RUTH Signs w/ Brooklyn Dodgers as MLB Baseball COACH 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392322687134

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD TELEGRAM, June 18, 1938 * Babe Ruth returns * Brooklyn Dodgers coach * Major league baseball MLB The front page has a three column headline: "RUTH MADE DODGERS' COACH" with subheads that include: "Bambino Starts New Job Tomorrow" and more. (see) First report coverage continues in the sport's section with photo of Ruth. Great to have in this uncommon NYC publication. Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes and minor wear along the spine, generally nice. with subheads that include: "'Swat King' To Coach 1st Base" and more. 1st report coverage on Babe Ruth signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers as a coach. Nice for display Other ... See More  

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Ends July 28, 2019 15:23

$78.00
173565

Best NEW YORK YANKEES World Series of Baseball Opening Day Game 1 1927 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372690011956

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 5, 1927 * The greatest team ever in major league history ? * New York Yankees - Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig * World Series of baseball (opening day) (game 1) The top of the front page has a one column heading: "YANKS, FAVORED 7-5, FACE PIRATES TODAY IN WORLD SERIES" with subheads. (see) Much more on pages 18 & 19. Much reporting on the opening day. Great to have in this famous New York title. Complete in 56 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends July 14, 2019 14:48

$52.00
173358

BABE RUTH New York Yankees Breaks his own HOME RUN RECORD w/ # 59 1921 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372684550024

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, October 3, 1921. * Babe Ruth breaks his own home run record with 59 * New York Yankees Baseball - 1st AL pennant * One short of his prediction at beginning of season Page 8 has a one column heading: "G. H. Ruth Makes A New World's Record" with subhead. (see) Other news of the day.Complete with all 14 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

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Ends July 05, 2019 15:32

$44.00
172874

WES FERRELL No-Hit Cleveland Indians Game BABE RUTH Injury Photo 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372667946243

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 30, 1931 * Wes Ferrell no-hit pitched game * Cleveland Indians - MLB baseball * Babe Ruth leg injury photo The sport's section (page 17) has a five column headline: "No-Hit, No-Run Game Pitched by Ferrell of Indians" with subheads, photo and box scores. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Also on the same page is a two column photo showing laid up at home with two column heading: "Ruth Holds Reception at Home; Predicts Quick Return to Game" with subhead. (see) Such photos and reports were probably only published in NYC papers. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, light toning at the margins, some... See More  

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Ends June 09, 2019 14:30

$39.00
172723

HARRY FRAZEE Boston Red Sox Owner Sold Babe Ruth to Yankees DEATH 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372665577896

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 5, 1929 * Harry Herbert Frazee death * Boston Red Sox baseball fame * Sold Babe Ruth to the Yankees Page 29 has a one column heading: "H. H. FRAZEE DIES SUDDENLY AT 48" with subheads and photo. (see) 1st report coverage on the death of former Boston Red Sox owner Harry Frazee. He was known for selling Babe Ruth to the Yankees thus starting the Curse of the Bambino. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends June 05, 2019 15:06

$42.00
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