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"Mahatma Ruth" cartoon, undated
BA MSS 132
Cartoon showing Ruth, wearing a sheet labeled "Mahatma Ruth" refusing to eat from a plate of food. The plate of food represents a salary offered by the management and Ruth refuses to sign for that.
George Herman "Babe" Ruth played for the Boston Red Sox (1914-1919), New York Yankees (1920-1934), and Boston Braves (1935). He was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936 as one of the "First Five" members.
Ruth, Babe, 1895-1948
cartoons & comics
Baseball Hall of Famers
Aisle 4, standalone shelf
Copyright status unknown
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