For sale is a Type 1 Original Photo of Babe Ruth. In this beautiful image Ruth is in St. Petersburg, Florida during Spring Training.While in a training session he is working on a new batting grip that would shorten his stride and allow him to swing faster and drive the ball further. Which is ironic since this was the season that Ruth was rumored to have hit his "Called Shot" home run over 500 feet.
That season Ruth had a. 341 Batting Average, 41 Home Runs and 147 RBIs leading the charge to win the Pennant. This photo is stamped March 14th 1932 and is Credited by "ACME NEWSPICTURES". It measures 6 x 8 inches and is in Good Condition. There is a 1 inch tear in the bottom border that has been repaired by tape on the verso side.There is also a couple small chips on the bottom corners. This photo does have some minor wrinkling throughout. This is a classic image of Ruth holding his bat.
The photographer at the time captured what would be the Ruth mastering his craft and preparing for the Season that would go down in history books! Please contact me if you have anymore questions about the photo since ALL SALES ARE FINAL.PLEASE STOP BY AND CHECK OUT ALL OF THE OTHER PHOTOS AND VINTAGE ITEMS. The item "1932 BABE RUTH Holding Bat TYPE 1 Original Photo New York Yankees HOF" is in sale since Friday, December 19, 2014. This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Vintage Sports Memorabilia\Photos". The seller is "lewisvintagecollectibles" and is located in McKinney, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Cayman islands.