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Babe Ruth signs a new contract with the Yankees...

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March 03, 1927

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 3, 1927   The banner headline on the front of the sports page notes: "BABE RUTH WINS $210,000 CONTRACT" with subheads: "$70,000 A Year Agreed After 55 Minute Talk" "Ruppert, Bambino Both Satisfied".
The same page has a photo of the: "Enlarged Home Of The White Sox" showing: "Comiskey Park, improved and enlarged..." with more.
The back page is filled with photos, which includes a photo of Babe Ruth signing his contract, with Col. Jake Ruppert and Yankee business manager Ed Barrow.
Complete in 36 pages, various margin tears and an indent at the bottom margin, generally in good condition.

Item from Catalog 310 (released for September, 2021)...

Category: The 20th Century