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Babe Ruth 1948 News Service Photos Pair

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Both are dated in pencil "1948" and were thus published in the Babe's final year as he gradually succumbed to throat cancer. Typical minor peripheral wear from newsroom handling. Includes: Associated Press Type I - 7x9, captioned on reverse, "Babe Ruth 1-27-48 just after checkup." International News Type III - 6-1/2 x 8-1/2", captioned on reverse, "1948."

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