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    1932 R328 U.S. Caramel Babe Ruth #32 SGC Good 2. John Esch collection. We would like to say it was the success of this series that inspired Goudey to break into the card market but they are so scarce today we would have to wonder just how successful they were. Babe Ruth was the king of gum cards in early 1930's so it is with a tinge of irony that the twilight of the caramel age would end with the "Bambino" serving as the final salvo of the closing era. Dating from the same year as his famous "Called Shot" in the '32 World Series, this card would have been well-loved. Considering the grade, someone is getting a virtually excellent card with some mild reverse surface loss in the upper left. Graded SGC Good 2. A great chance to acquire a scarcer Ruth card without paying five-figures.

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