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Back Lot Number: 240  
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Description: Rare June 13, 1948 Babe Ruth Final Appearance at Yankee Stadium ticket stub, program and related ephemera. Original single owner archive of materials with relation to the June 13, 1948 game played between the New York Yankees and the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium. Significantly on that date Babe Ruth made his final appearance at Yankee Stadium acknowledging the Yankee faithful while leaning on a baseball bat for support due to his failing health. The lot includes: Original ticket stub remaining in fine overall condition with some minor surface undulation: EX; Original game program with period hand written notations denoting date, lineups, and game related notes written on front cover and interior scoring page: VG-EX; Yank newsletter as inserted into the program: EX; and orignal handwritten letter dated 5/12/1948 with content referencing the very game and the offered ticket which includes the original NY Yankees mailing envelope in which the tickets were sent: EX
Estimated Price Range: ($2,000-$3,000)
Current EST:  12/15/18 1:55:25 AM
  Sold for Price: $2,750.00;