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    Headin' Home (Kessell & Baumann, 1920). Lobby Card (11" X 14").
    Baseball icon Babe Ruth stars in his first feature film, made in the year he was sold to the New York Yankees. Ruth's immense popularity and super-stardom, for both baseball fans and the general public, guaranteed a large audience for any project he took on, and they came in droves to see this drama. Lawrence Windom directed the picture under the supervision of Raoul Walsh, and Ruth Taylor (mother of Buck Henry) co-stars. The "Bambino" would star seven years later in Babe Comes Home, another popular hit. This card has corner bends in the top left, and pinholes in the corners and border. This is a rare and important card, a real winner for all fans. Hit one over the fence and bring this Babe home. Fine/Very Fine.


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    July, 2009
    23rd-25th Thursday-Saturday
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