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    BABE RUTH AUTOGRAPH DISPLAY. A cut signature ("9") of Babe Ruth is the centerpiece of this nicely matted pictorial display. As is evident in our photo for this entry, this beautiful fountain pen autograph is embellished by Hall of Fame and Perez-Steele postcards as well as a cropped photo. The "cut" actually divulges its age. Mel Ott’s home run total (National League) is reported as 489, and Ruth’s at 708 (his American League total). And a quick reference determines that this must be from the period between the 1944 and ‘45 seasons -- the probable vintage of this Ruth autograph. LOA Spence/ GradPSA/DNA. (# This item may require additional shipping charges).

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2003
    9th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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