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Babe Ruth is near death...

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August 12, 1948

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Aug. 12, 1948

* Babe Ruth near death
* New York Yankees
* Major league baseball

Near the middle of the front page is a one column report headed: "Babe Ruth Still Critical, Say Doctors" with the text taking four inches (see photos). The Babe would pass away four days later.

Other news, sports and advertisements are within.

Complete in 26 pages, binding holes at the blank spine margin, very good condition.

Category: The 20th Century