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Claire Ruth "Mrs. Babe Ruth" Autographed Letter In Replay to a Request for Babe's Autograph
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Claire Ruth hand-written autographed letter on a 3 x 5" card. Ruth writes to noted autograph collector Stephen Adamson who sent a request for a signature of Babe. In full:
"November 12th
Dear Stephen:
Many thanks for your nice letter, this deposit slip is all I could find with Babe's own hand writing, the envelope is also his stationary 25 yrs. old - he was taken away from us 25 year ago - I wish you could have known him you would have loved him!
Sincerly,
Claire Ruth"
The card is in pristine condition.
Claire Merritt Hodgson Ruth, born Clara Mae Merritt (September 11, 1900 – October 25, 1976), was a native of Athens, Georgia, United States, who is most famous for having been the second wife of Babe Ruth.

Authentication:
Includes a full letter of authenticity from JG Autographs, Inc.

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Claire Ruth "Mrs. Babe Ruth" Autographed Letter In Replay to a Request for Babe's Autograph

Estimate $200 - $250
Aug 30, 2022
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0170: Claire Ruth "Mrs. Babe Ruth" Autographed Letter In Replay to a Request for Babe's Autograph

Est. $200 - $250Starting Price $75
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Lot 0170 Details

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Details:
Claire Ruth hand-written autographed letter on a 3 x 5" card. Ruth writes to noted autograph collector Stephen Adamson who sent a request for a signature of Babe. In full:
"November 12th
Dear Stephen:
Many thanks for your nice letter, this deposit slip is all I could find with Babe's own hand writing, the envelope is also his stationary 25 yrs. old - he was taken away from us 25 year ago - I wish you could have known him you would have loved him!
Sincerly,
Claire Ruth"
The card is in pristine condition.
Claire Merritt Hodgson Ruth, born Clara Mae Merritt (September 11, 1900 – October 25, 1976), was a native of Athens, Georgia, United States, who is most famous for having been the second wife of Babe Ruth.

Authentication:
Includes a full letter of authenticity from JG Autographs, Inc.

Premium:
A 25% Buyers Premium Will Be Added to All Winning Bids

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JG Autographs
(978) 536-0033
301 Newbury Street, #120
Danvers, MA 01923
USA
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