Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Babe Ruth Sports Comics #1 File Copy (Harvey, 1949) CGC VF+ 8.5 Light tan to off-white pages. OK, what's odd about this blurb: "Babe Ruth shows you how to play championship basketball." Obviously the Bambino had skills we never suspected! This is the first time we've seen this issue, and it's got the only basketball cover of the series' run. Bob Powell contributed interior art to the issue. Whatever led to this book being graded "only" 8.5, it's certainly not the cover, which appears flawless. Overstreet 2006 VF 8.0 value = $244; VF/NM 9.0 value = $382. CGC census 3/06: 1 in 8.5, 2 higher.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2006
    11th-13th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 252

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 7 days left to consign to the 2018 November 15 - 17 Comics - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    good job!!!! Just wanted to let you know that i got good customer service and looking forward to future auctions.
    J.L. ,
    Garden Grove, CA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 April 24 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 April 24 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,407,487
    2018 September 22 - 23 The Art of Ronald McDonald and Friends - The Setmakers Collection - Signature Auction - Chicago
    2018 September 22 - 23 The Art of Ronald McDonald and Friends - The Setmakers Collection - Signature Auction - Chicago
    REALIZED SO FAR $147,394