Budget Films

Stock Footage

Ruth & Gehrig Home Run Race

A montage, culled from 1927 and later, chronicling the '27 home run race between Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. Lots of closeups of Ruth & Gehrig, great shots of them hitting homers and rounding the bases, some shots superimposed with headlines from the Daily News.

Duration1 min, 1 sec
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