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Hank Aaron's 714 Home Runs... ties Babe Ruth...



Item # 637595

April 05, 1974

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 5, 1974

* Hank Aaron home run #714 (1st report)
* Ties Babe Ruth's record
* Atlanta Braves - MLB

Near the bottom of the front page is a four column headline: "Aaron Ties Babe Ruth With 714th Homer" with subhead and nice photo.  Much more in the sport's section with more photos. 1st report coverage on Hank Aaron tying Babe Ruth for the most career home runs by a MLB player. Nice to have on the front page and in this famous NYC title.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day including a report on the front page regarding Patty Hearst. Complete in 64 pages, never bound, very minor margin wear, otherwise nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century