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Babe Ruth's Yankees contract...

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March 07, 1930

MEMPHIS EVENING APPEAL, Tennessee, March 7, 1930

* Babe Ruth nearing the end of his career
* New York Yankees contract disagreement

This 30 page newspaper has a nice banner headline on page 22:
"BABE RUTH REJECTS YANKS OFFER OF $85,000 FOR ONE SEASON" with subheads and photo of Ruth (see photos).

Tells of Babe Ruth dealing with his new contract extension. He would agree with Yankee management the following day.

Other news of the day including various advertising. Light browning with little margin wear and chipping, little irregular at the spine, otherwise in good condition.

Category: The 20th Century