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Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Clermont library volunteers unearth rare find: Babe Ruth autograph

Sifting through random photos, maps and papers donated to Clermont’s library, volunteers were thrilled to unearth a unique find that harkens back to the golden age of baseball:

An autograph of the one and only Bambino.

A penny postcard bears what appears to be the signature of arguably the greatest baseball player in history — Babe Ruth. The signature appears to be authentic, according to experts who have looked at it.

Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Griffin (Vlad) Posted: September 26, 2012 at 04:34 PM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: florida, general, memorabilia, new york yankees

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