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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 superstardom, 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. A Heritage first, this lobby features a great scene shot of Ruth and Taylor. There are pinholes in the borders, a corner bend at the bottom left, a small tear and crease in the right border, and tape on the verso. Fine/Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2016
    26th-27th Saturday-Sunday
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