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    1927 Babe Ruth & Christy Walsh Signed Check. The Babe's home run count stood at thirty-five when he endorsed this check from Christy Walsh for a deposit to the trust fund which would keep him and his wife living in luxury until the end of their days. It should go without saying that Ruth autographs definitively dating to that historic sixty home run World Championship season carry a significant premium with collectors, and this is a particularly appealing example. The slugger's standard check format "GH Ruth" signature on verso is a perfect 10/10. The check exhibits original bank stamping well clear of Ruth's autograph. A small tear at right edge is of no concern. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication. Full LOA from PSA/DNA.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2010
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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