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Babe Ruth signs New York Yankees contract...

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March 06, 1922

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.
Complete in ten page, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally good.

Item from Catalog 342 (released for May, 2024)

Category: The 20th Century