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c.1935 Quaker Puffed Wheat/Rice "Babe Ruth" Redemption Lot of (3) with Newspaper Ad & (2) Premiums

Lot Number 316

Quantity: Bid Starts: 02/01/2019 12:00:00 
Bid Open: 150.00  Bid Ends: 02/13/2019 22:00:00 
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At the apex of his illustrious career in the mid-1930s, Babe Ruth took part in one his countless endorsements for the Quaker Puffed Wheat and Puffed Rice cereal brands. From this "Great Depression" Era promotion comes this redemption offer lot of (3). Once prizes coveted by period youth who adored the Babe, these Quaker items are now the province of dedicated baseball memorabilia collectors. Among the greatest of the greats, Ruth holds a place of reverence in the hearts and minds of many modern day fans, even though he headed to the "Field of Dreams" seventy years ago. Enjoy this easy to digest group of (3) c.1935 Quaker promotional items featuring Babe Ruth, with:


15x11 Newspaper Advertisement featuring an array of redemption premiums, a coupon with "10/15/35" expiration date,, Babe Ruth photo and extensive advertising copy, presents VG-EX detail with deference to scattered sections of surface loss of the perimeter that do not affect any of the content, otherwise fairly bright and clean


Watch Fob with 1-3/4" Diameter Babe Ruth photo pin with Ruth wearing a Boston Braves cap, the reverse features an umpire's scorer with a baseball game illustration and a leather strap is attached (EX-MT)


Brass Ring with baseball on front and crossed bats on the sides, with shank adjusted to fit a child's finger (EX)



 
 
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