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1920s-1970s Babe Ruth Collection of (12) with Publications, Sheet Music & Box Lid

Lot Number 588

Quantity: Bid Starts: 01/26/2018 12:00:00 
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Baseball’s biggest legend is back with this vintage collection of (12) 1920s-1970s Babe Ruth items. The Babe’s larger than life story is far and away the most cherished among baseball fans and collectors and interest in Ruth related items grows greater with each passing year. For the many that can never get enough "Bambino" stuff, we present this assortment of publications and ephemera. Featured are:

 

(7) 1930s-1940s Magazines/Publications all with Ruth on the front cover: 4/16/32 Liberty magazine (VG); 4/20/35 Literary Digest (GD-VG); 5/35 Capper’s Farmer magazine (VG+); 11/48 Physical Culture magazine (GD); 11/48 Sir! Magazine (VG-EX+); (2) 1949 “Babe Ruth as I Knew Him” by Waite Hoyt ((1) GD with tape repair on spine and (1) FR with split spine)

 

1920s “Babe Ruth All America Athletic Underwear” Box lid only (GD-VG) with great Ruth photo from his active playing period

 

1930s Quaker Cereal 14-1/2 x 9-1/2” advertising clipping (EX)

 

1948 Sheet Music “Safe at Home” tribute to Ruth’s recent passing (EX)

 

1952 Croft Ale “Baseball’s Hall of Fame” guide with Callahan baseball card art images throughout (EX)

 

1970s Datsun Dealers “Babe Ruth” with photos and career stats (VG)



 
 
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