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1920s-1930s Sports Newspaper Page Collection of (500+) with Babe Ruth, Bobby Jones & Many Other HOFers

Lot Number 551

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Hot off the press is a lot of (500+) 1920s and 1930s New York Times sports sections. These newspapers range in condition from VG to EX with deference to age appropriate corner wear. Highlights include: (2) Herbert Hoover with photograph of him throwing out the first pitch at a ballgame: April 18, 1929 and April 15, 1930; April 21, 1929 "Farm Relief: Gist of the Hoover Plan", July 13, 1930 with (2) Bobby Jones photographs, September 21, 1930 with Babe Ruth photo (holding bat), March, 6, 1927 (Lou Gehrig in famous photograph); (8) matted 1938 World Series newspapers: October 3-October 9, 1938 averaging EX-MT, (5) picture sections: average EX; 1929 Philadelphia Athletics team photo (Sept. 29, 1929), matted Herbert Hoover first pitch/Yankees & Athletics sluggers (April 20, 1930), Bobby Jones Walker Cup photo (Sept. 8, 1928), 1929 New York Yankees Championship photo and Herbert Hoover first pitch/Walter Johnson (April 19, 1931); Babe Ruth sitting on rack of bats (May 4, 1931) and Ruth & Gehrig struck out by girl pitcher (April 3, 1931)

More highlights: (50) Babe Ruth (photo or headline), (9) Lou Gehrig (headline or photo), (12) Bobby Jones golf (picture or headlines), (3) Herbert Hoover: April 12, 1929, April 18, 1929 and April 30, 1930, (135) New York Giants baseball (photo or headline), (140) Yankees/Athletics baseball (photo or headline and (89) Baseball Hall of Famer (photograph or headline) plus coverage of Columbia University sports, horseracing, boxing, football, tennis, and a variety of other sports.

 



 
 
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