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1939-1955 Baseball Publication & Ephemera Lot of (12) with Babe Ruth

Lot Number 1940

Quantity: Bid Starts: 04/24/2017 12:00:00 
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Description

The "Sultan of Swat" puts some wallop into this collection of baseball publications and ephemera. (12) Assorted items dating from 1939-1955 generate collector interest with a line-up of popular titles, including (3) items featuring the great Babe Ruth. This vintage group shows average to above average condition quality, with:


(3) Babe Ruth items: 1948 "The Babe Ruth Story" Royal Crown Cola single-page magazine advertisement featuring actor William Bendix (VG); 1949 Dell "Babe Ruth as I Knew Him" magazine (GD) with deference to detached and separated cover; 1952 Old Georgetown Beer "Baseball's Hall of Fame Records, Pictures of the Game's Immortals" guide (GD-VG)


(2) 1939 Baseball Centennial items: "The Sporting News Record Book for 1939" with Abner Doubleday cover photo (VG); and "Baseball Centennial" advertising calendar pamphlet (VG)


(2) Who's Who in the Major Leagues Baseball guides: 1951 (FR-GD), 1952 (GD)


(2) schedule booklets: 1951 New York Times (VG), 1952 American League (VG)


1949 Batter Up baseball card game in original box (GD)


1952 Official Baseball Rules Guide (GD-VG)


1953 Baseball Magazine Spring edition (GD)



 
 
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