Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Babe Comes Home (First National, 1927). Photos (7) (8" X 10").
    Vintage gelatin silver, single weight, glossy photos. Babe Ruth shines as minor league baseball star Babe Dugan. Dugan's a hit with the fans but not with long suffering laundress Anna Q. Nillson who is burdened with the task of removing tobacco stains from the slugger's uniform after every game. Curious as to how the uniform gets so messy, Nillson attends a game for a first hand view only to be hit in the eye by Babe's foul ball! This snafu quickly puts The Bambino behind in the count in the game of love, but he soon hits a home run right at Nillson's heart. This romantic comedy was Babe Ruth's second starring role after his successful turn in Headin' Home (1920). Handling wear including pinholes, corner chips, border chips (two of which extend into the image), and slight curling. Fine.


    Please see full-color, enlargeable images above for more details.

    View movie details on IMDB
    View movie details on AllMovie


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2016
    26th-27th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 695

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 July 25 - 26 Movie Posters Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #162011 spotlights


    The War of the Worlds (Paramount, 1953). Very Fine+. Window Card
    BID NOW


    Panic in the Streets (20th Century Fox, 1950). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Jaws (Universal, 1975). Rolled, Very Fine/Near Mint. Japanese B2
    BID NOW


    Viva Las Vegas (MGM, 1964). Folded, Fine+. International Three Sheet
    BID NOW


    Spy Smasher (Republic, 1942). Folded, Fine+. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    Kings Row (Warner Bros., 1942). Fine+ on Linen. Insert
    BID NOW


    Come Dance with Me! (Union Films, 1960). Folded, Very Fine+. One Sheet
    BID NOW


    High Noon (United Artists, 1952). Very Fine. Title Lobby Card
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search