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Babe Ruth’s Rigorous Rooftop Workout Pt.2~ Doing some crunches while holding a baseball bat

Babe Ruth’s Rigorous Rooftop Workout Pt.2
~ Doing some crunches while holding a baseball bat

Babe Ruth’s Rigorous Rooftop Workout
w/Trainer Artie McGovern - New York City c.1920’s

Babe Ruth’s Rigorous Rooftop Workout
w/Trainer Artie McGovern - New York City c.1920’s

1920’s Prohibition Poster"Aim Speed Ambition Make A Good Ball Player - Liquor Injures All Three - Ask Connie Mack"

1920’s Prohibition Poster
"Aim Speed Ambition Make A Good Ball Player - Liquor Injures All Three - Ask Connie Mack"

1931 Louisville Slugger Ad 
Featuring Jimmie Foxx & Connie Mack

1931 Louisville Slugger Ad
Featuring Jimmie Foxx & Connie Mack

Connie Mack Speaks To The Yankee Stadium Crowd
65 Yrs Ago Today - August 21, 1949

Connie Mack Speaks To The Yankee Stadium Crowd
65 Yrs Ago Today - August 21, 1949

Celebrating Connie Mack Day At Yankee Stadium
65 Yrs Ago Today - August 21, 1949~ Wire Tag: “Introducing Baseball’s Elder Statesman - Connie Mack, tall, thin, kindly manager of the Philadelphia Athletics, emerges from the dugout to be introduced to crowd of 65,000 gathered in Yankee Stadium, New York, Aug. 21, as he is honored for his “Long and Meritorious Service To Baseball.” Behind him are stars of the Athletics of years ago and members of the present-day team. Ceremony preceded game between the Yankees and Athletics.”

Celebrating Connie Mack Day At Yankee Stadium
65 Yrs Ago Today - August 21, 1949

~ Wire Tag: “Introducing Baseball’s Elder Statesman - Connie Mack, tall, thin, kindly manager of the Philadelphia Athletics, emerges from the dugout to be introduced to crowd of 65,000 gathered in Yankee Stadium, New York, Aug. 21, as he is honored for his “Long and Meritorious Service To Baseball.” Behind him are stars of the Athletics of years ago and members of the present-day team. Ceremony preceded game between the Yankees and Athletics.”

The Beatles Play Comiskey Park
49 Yrs Ago Today - Chicago - August 20, 1965

The Beatles Play Comiskey Park
49 Yrs Ago Today - Chicago - August 20, 1965

1952 Topps Baseball Cards Ad
Featuring Jackie Robinson & his WNBC Radio Show

1952 Topps Baseball Cards Ad
Featuring Jackie Robinson & his WNBC Radio Show

1914 Boston Red Sox Team Panoramic
100 Yrs Ago Today - Fenway Park, Boston - August 19, 1914

1914 Boston Red Sox Team Panoramic
100 Yrs Ago Today - Fenway Park, Boston - August 19, 1914

Body Of Babe Ruth Laid To Rest
66 Yrs Ago Today - Mount Pleasant, N.Y. - August 19, 1948

~ Wire Tag: In the receiving tomb at The Gate Of Heaven Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, New York, only the family and close personal friends are on hand, as final blessing is pronounced over the body of Babe Ruth. The Right Rev. Monsignor John J. O’Donnell, at left, pronounced the blessing. Seated at right are; Richard Flanders, Ruth’s son-in-law, Mrd. Claire Ruth, his widow, and Mrs. Richard Flanders, daughter.”

Body Of Babe Ruth Laid To Rest
66 Yrs Ago Today - Mount Pleasant, N.Y. - August 19, 1948

~ Wire Tag: In the receiving tomb at The Gate Of Heaven Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, New York, only the family and close personal friends are on hand, as final blessing is pronounced over the body of Babe Ruth. The Right Rev. Monsignor John J. O’Donnell, at left, pronounced the blessing. Seated at right are; Richard Flanders, Ruth’s son-in-law, Mrd. Claire Ruth, his widow, and Mrs. Richard Flanders, daughter.”

1946 Negro League West All-Star Team
East-West All-Star Game - Comiskey Park, Chicago68 Yrs Ago Today - August 18, 1946 

1946 Negro League West All-Star Team
East-West All-Star Game - Comiskey Park, Chicago
68 Yrs Ago Today - August 18, 1946 

"…There Will Never Be Another Like Him"
66 Yrs Ago Today - Yankee Stadium - August 18, 1948~ Wire Tag: “Baseball Commissioner A.B. Chandler puts his arm around son Daniel as they pause by the bier of Babe Ruth in the rotunda of the Yankee Stadium, Aug.18. Chandler said to his son, as they stopped, “Always remember, son, that you looked upon the face of the one and only Babe Ruth. There will never be another like him.” At right is Will Harridge, President of the American League.”

"…There Will Never Be Another Like Him"
66 Yrs Ago Today - Yankee Stadium - August 18, 1948

~ Wire Tag: “Baseball Commissioner A.B. Chandler puts his arm around son Daniel as they pause by the bier of Babe Ruth in the rotunda of the Yankee Stadium, Aug.18. Chandler said to his son, as they stopped, “Always remember, son, that you looked upon the face of the one and only Babe Ruth. There will never be another like him.” At right is Will Harridge, President of the American League.”

Hank Greenberg & Leo Durocher Say Goodbye To Babe Ruth
66 Yrs Ago Today - Yankee Stadium - August 18, 1948

Hank Greenberg & Leo Durocher Say Goodbye To Babe Ruth
66 Yrs Ago Today - Yankee Stadium - August 18, 1948

Mourners Line Up Around Yankee Stadium To Honor The Babe
66 Yrs Ago Today - August 18, 1948

~ AP Wire: “Queue Stretches Along Stadium In Wait To Honor Ruth - Airview made over the Yankee Stadium this afternoon shows how thousands formed in line along south end of stadium waiting for admittance to view Babe Ruth lying in state in the rotunda, several hundred feet long in front of stadium, stretched around on its eastern side as more thousands gathered to pay respects.”

Mourners Line Up Around Yankee Stadium To Honor The Babe
66 Yrs Ago Today - August 18, 1948

~ AP Wire: “Queue Stretches Along Stadium In Wait To Honor Ruth - Airview made over the Yankee Stadium this afternoon shows how thousands formed in line along south end of stadium waiting for admittance to view Babe Ruth lying in state in the rotunda, several hundred feet long in front of stadium, stretched around on its eastern side as more thousands gathered to pay respects.”

1941 Philadelphia Phillies Score Card~ With fantastic cartoon depictions of the teams!

1941 Philadelphia Phillies Score Card
~ With fantastic cartoon depictions of the teams!