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    1925-29 Babe Ruth & Helen Ruth Marriage Dissolution Document Archive. Fascinating document archive provides insight into the Babe's failed first marriage, including the previously unreported revelation that Ruth and Helen might have been divorced, and Helen remarried, prior to her death in a house fire. Includes: Christy Walsh Syndicate checks signed by Walsh to Helen Ruth and her lawyer (3); Western Union telegrams pertaining to the divorce of Babe Ruth, her subsequent marriage and her death (4); copy of 1925 marriage separation legal document; original & copies of legal documents drafted by Helen Ruth's attorney including copies of canceled Christy Walsh checks. Papers exhibit some handling wear but no damage worthy of note. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication. Full LOA from PSA/DNA.



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    November, 2010
    4th-5th Thursday-Friday
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