2019 Summer Premium Live and Catalog Auction Lots 1-82 Close Aug 1- 83-end close 8/10
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Offered here is an original Newsreel photo of Babe Ruth taken in 1927 in St. Petersburg, Florida. Ruth is in a throwing position with his Yankees’ pinstriped pants and a button-down jacket. The back of this photograph has affixed the caption that reads “WATCH YOUR CREDIT…377662 INTERNATIONAL NEWSREEL PHOTO WHANGO – THERE IT GOES FOR HOME ST. PETERSBURG….HERE’S BABE RUTH THE YANK’S STAR OUTFIELDER, WHANGING THE PELLET FOR HOME. THE BABE AS DEADLY A THROWER AS ANY MAN IN THE GAME, IS KEEPING HIS TRUSTY LEFT ARM IN SHAPE BY FLINGING HOME A FEW JUST XXXXXXX LET OPPOSING BASERUNNERS KNOW HE’S ON THE FIRING LINE. 3-20-27”. This photograph comes with a LOA from PSA/DNA (1P08327) and has classified this photograph as a Type I photograph.

1927 Babe Ruth International Newsreel Original Photo (PSA/DNA Type 1)
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Minimum Bid: $200.00
Final prices include buyers premium.: $492.00
Number Bids: 9
Auction closed on Sunday, August 11, 2019.
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