Assuming the signatures on the balls are authentic, the value and interest to collectors becomes a function of: 1) the clarity, legibility and overall condition of the signatures on the ball(s), 2) the condition and type of ball ("Official American League"?), and possibly, 3) the provenance; where and when obtained, may also dramatically affect value. If genuine, this ball would be worth between $1500 to as much as $2500, depending on the aforementioned factors. One of the most prized signatures in the hobby a Babe Ruth single signed Baseball in general is worth about $6,000.-$10,000. Value may vary based on condition, and the type of authenticity that accompanies the signature. The type of baseball will also effect the price with an Official American league baseball from Ruth's playing days being of the most value.
A baseball in poor condition with a weak signature could sell in the $4,000. price range or less, and a minty baseball with a strong signature could sell in the $15,000 price range or more.
A signature with the quotation marks around "Babe" typifies his pre-1928 autograph and will sell at a higher value as well. To show that the baseball was signed in 1929 the ball might have to be dated by the Babe or Lou. This will be considered an inscription, and sell for more.
A Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig duel signed baseball is worth about $15,000. -$30,000. Price will vary based on the type of baseball signed, condition of both the baseball and signatures, and what type of authenticity that accompanies the signatures. Signatures that have not been properly authenticated could sell at half the market value or less.
In an auction held in May of 2007 a pristine example of this duel signed baseball sold for $33,460. and another sold for $26,290. in October 2007 an excellent duel signed Ruth Gehrig baseball signed with the quotation marks around "Babe" sold for $14,340.
Lots of these Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig baseballs were signed during Barnstorming tours of the US. Below is a link to a great baseball that sold for about $25,000. The Babe Ruth Autograph signed on the Baseball with the inscription: "I'll Punch Lou in the Nose" and the Lou Gehrig Autographed inscription: "To my friend Kay from H.L. Gehrig The kid known as Lou" Check it out.
all I know is the Yankees with babe rith and Lou gerig
Hermann Gerig has written: 'Karl Gutzkow'
From 1925-1939 Lou Gehrig played in 2130 consecutive baseball games.
Reginald Gerig has written: 'Famous pianists & their technique'
A 1961 Topps Lou Gehrig card number 405 has a book value of about $100.00 in near/mint -mint condition. Professionally graded cards will sell for more. Condition is important. Common flaws with baseball cards include: rounded edges, creases, off centered, and faded color. Any or all flaws will devalue the card significantly.
Half Cut Tea - 2013 Kristina Gerig Designer 1-8 was released on: USA: 12 April 2013
Pablo Casals, Lou Gerig, Charlie Chaplin
You mean Lou Gehrig? It kills you by shutting down your nervous system.
im not positive but the best pitcher ever was Lew Gerig
* lung cancer * leukemia * lupus * leprosy * lymphoma * Lou Gerig's disease
Walter Clement "Wally" Pipp was an American first baseman for the New York Yankees, now best remembered as the man who lost his starting role to Lou Gehrig.
The cast of The 25th Hour - 2013 includes: Steven Amendola as Gerig James Brazil as Ezekiel Jerry Clarke as Maurice William Guirola as Thug
From the ad for next weeks episode they said she has ALS also known as Lou Gerig's disease. Terrible disease that robs you of muscle control but leaves your mind intact. Hoping I heard wrong.
The Girl That Struck Out Ruth and GehrigJackie Mitchell, "the girl who struck out Babe Ruth. The 17-year old Jackie signed a contract to be a pitcher for the Chattanooga Lookouts men's baseball team. The Lookouts are a minor league class AA farm team in the New York Yankees organization.On April 2, 1931 the New York Yankees stopped in Chattanooga for an exhibition game on their way home from spring training. Jackie came into the game in the middle of the first inning and proceeded to strike out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig back to back! The story immediately made national headlines. A few days later, Baseball Commissioner Landis voided Mitchell's contract, claiming that baseball was "too strenuous" for a woman.
Gehrig was diagnosed with a rare disease, Amniotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, today often called "Lou Gehrig's Disease". The disease destroyed his motor skills and caused his death within a short time.
"Iron horse" is a nickname for a locomotive, the strong and powerful vehicle that pulls all the other cars of a train down the tracks. Lou Gehrig was very strong and powerful, hitting all those home runs (493 in his MLB career) and playing every game (he played 2130 consecutive MLB games).
A facsimile signature is a pre printed signature usually used on Souvenir baseballs, promotional photos, Postcards, Bats, Gloves, advertisings etc. A preprint, or facsimile is simply a photographic copy of an original signed photograph. A preprint signature often appears to be below the surface gloss of the photo, and the signature is often very "flat." Hold the photo up at an angle to a light source. A real signature is written on the surface of the photo, and should have a different level of reflectivity than the rest of the surface. A preprint will blend right in with the surface because it's underneath the surface gloss.
He is not paralyzed, he suffers from ALS (or, in American colloquialisms: Lou Gerig's Disease). The computer system attached to his wheelchair is operated by Hawking via an infra-red 'blink switch' clipped onto his glasses. By scrunching his right cheek up, he is able to talk, compose speeches and research papers, browse the World Wide Web, and write e-mails. The system also uses radio transmission to provide control over doors in his home and office.
The cast of Half Cut Tea - 2013 includes: Abigail Anne Newbold as herself Jennifer Catron as herself William Connally as himself Kristina Gerig as herself Matt Glass as himself Lilah Horwitz as herself Sean Joseph Patrick Carney as himself Emily Nachison as herself Paul Outlaw as himself Sandeep Parikh as himself Haynes Riley as himself Jeff Speetjens as himself Jordan Wayne Long as himself
Jens Knospe has: Played Michael Preibisch in "Polizeiruf 110" in 1971. Played Helmut in "Polizeiruf 110" in 1971. Played Marc Koch in "Der Alte" in 1977. Played Martin Gerig in "Der Alte" in 1977. Played Christian Kooker in "Der Landarzt" in 1987. Played Mecki in "Johanna" in 1989. Played Ung tysk soldat in "Drengene fra Sankt Petri" in 1991. Played Magnus in "Rosamunde Pilcher" in 1993. Played Uwe in "Freundschaft mit Herz" in 1995. Played Uwe Holthusen in "Freundschaft mit Herz" in 1995. Played Gero Martens in "In aller Freundschaft" in 1998.
Common Amish SurnamesAmish Family Names: primarily from the Old Order and Conservative Amish Groups and those descending from the early Pennsylvania Amish settlers and the Hessian-Amish. Beachey (Peachey) / Bender / Blauch (Blough) / Bontrager (Borntraeger) / Brenneman / Byler (Beiler) / Burkholder / Christner / Chupp / Coblentz / Esch (Eash) / Gingerich (Guengerich) / Glick / Graber / Hartzler (Hertzler) / Helmuth / Hersberger / Hooley / Hostetler (Hochstetler) / Kanagy (Gnaegi) / Kauffman / Keim / King / Knepp / Lambright / Lantz / Lapp / Mast / Miller / Mullet / Nissley / Otto / Petershwim / Plank / Raber / Schrock / Shetler / Slabaugh (Schlappach) / Smucker (Schmucker) / Stoltzfus / Stutzman / Swartzendruber (Schwartzentruber) / Troyer / Umble / Wagler / Yoder / Zook (Zug)Amish Family Names: primarily of the Alsatian Group and their Descendants.Albrecht / Augsburger / Bachman / Bechler / Beller / Belsley / Berkey (Burki) / Camp (Kemp) / Conrad / Egli / Eicher / Fahrney / Flickinger / Gascho / Gerig / Gunden (Gundy) / Guth / Heiser / Imhoff / Jantzi / Kennel / Kinisger / Klopfenstein / Litwiller / Nafziger (Noffsinger) / Oesch (Esch) / Oyer (Auer) / Raber / Ramseyer / Rediger / Ringenberg / Ropp (Rupp) / Rocke (Roggi) / Roth / Ruvenacht / Schertz / Slagel / Smith / Sommer / Springer / Stahley / Strubhar / Stuckey / Studer / Sutter / Sweitzer / Verkler / Wagler / Wyse / Yordy / Yutzi (Jutzi) / Zehr
The cast of Die Fahne von Kriwoj Rog - 1967 includes: Fritz Bartholdt as Butcher Ilse Bastubbe as Girl in a group of friends Lothar Bauerfeld as Watchman at Factory Elinore Beck as Member of Antifa Board Gert Belger as Boy on Track Herbert Briese as Worker Angela Brunner as Olga Bienert Fred Delmare as Comrade with Bicycle Kaspar Eichel as Walter Eugen Eschner as SA Man Gerd Frank as SA Man Perry Friedman as American Officer Brigitte Gerig as Young Girl Erwin Geschonneck as Otto Brosowski Sr. Fritz Giese as Informer Horst Griesen as Forester Giselle Grosshoff as Girl in a group of friends Harald Hauser as Wright Angelika Heinlich as Girl in a group of friends Wilfried Henning as Member of Antifa Board Harry Hindemith as Mayor Zonkel Manfred Krug as Jule Hammer Horst Kube as Bartel Marga Legal as Minna Brosowski Walter Lendrich as Sexton Rudolf Lunow as Policeman Edwin Marian as Polish Workers Representative Harald Moszdorf as SA Man Willi Neuenhahn as Mellendorf Joachim Pape as SA Man Frank Planzer as Walter, age 12 Ruth Portius as A Woman Hanna Rieger as Woman Rolf Ripperger as Bubi von Alvensleben Horst Ruprecht as Feigel Helmut Schellhardt as Otto Brosowski Jr. Hugo Schlomski as Estate Inspector Fritz Schmidtke as Chief of Group Traute Sense as Chattering Woman Heinz Teciak as Comrade in Jacket Jochen Thomas as Bode Hans Tille as Member of Antifa Boartd Rudolf Ulrich as Bienert Erik Veldre as Young Worker Ilse Voigt as Mrs. Bode Hermann Wagemann as Kogel Dieter Wien as Teacher Peters Kurt Zeising as Max
Egon Brecher has: Performed in "Der Verschwender" in 1917. Played Zorb in "Convention City" in 1933. Played Mark Hayden in "To the Last Man" in 1933. Played Doctor in "Now and Forever" in 1934. Played Mr. Janowski in "As the Earth Turns" in 1934. Played The Majordomo in "The Black Cat" in 1934. Played Dr. Otto von Strudel in "Many Happy Returns" in 1934. Played Racz in "No Greater Glory" in 1934. Played Priest in "Werewolf of London" in 1935. Played Mahler in "The Awakening of Jim Burke" in 1935. Played Karl - Lead Villager in "The Black Room" in 1935. Played Leon - Hideout Caretaker in "Air Hawks" in 1935. Played Alec Novak in "Black Fury" in 1935. Played Coroner in "Mark of the Vampire" in 1935. Played Pastor Fliedner in "The White Angel" in 1936. Played Doctor in "Sins of Man" in 1936. Played Innkeeper in "Anthony Adverse" in 1936. Played Mr. Schwerke in "Come and Get It" in 1936. Played Concierge in "Ladies in Love" in 1936. Played Dr. Stefan Gorsay in "Love on the Run" in 1936. Played Olympic Chairman in "One in a Million" in 1936. Played German Officer in "Three Live Ghosts" in 1936. Played Sir Conrad Stava in "Alibi for Murder" in 1936. Played Detective in "The Devil-Doll" in 1936. Played Pa Vangarick in "Boulder Dam" in 1936. Played Schultz in "Till We Meet Again" in 1936. Played Dombrowski in "Black Legion" in 1937. Played John in "The Women Men Marry" in 1937. Played Deputy Bergery in "Stolen Holiday" in 1937. Played Antique Shop Proprietor in "Beg, Borrow or Steal" in 1937. Played Chief of Police in "Espionage" in 1937. Played Emile - Upper Sled Run Tower Control in "I Met Him in Paris" in 1937. Played Bendiner in "Lancer Spy" in 1937. Played Civilian in "Love Under Fire" in 1937. Played Inn Keeper in "Heidi" in 1937. Played Brucker in "The Life of Emile Zola" in 1937. Played Janitor in "Thin Ice" in 1937. Played Bit Role in "Nostradamus" in 1938. Played J.Z. Beckman in "Blondes at Work" in 1938. Played Rabbi in "Gateway" in 1938. Played Peters in "Racket Busters" in 1938. Played Doctor in "Suez" in 1938. Played General A. R. Bowen in "The Spy Ring" in 1938. Played Abie Levine in "You and Me" in 1938. Played Soviet Travel Bureau Agent in "Spring Madness" in 1938. Played Pawnbroker in "Cocoanut Grove" in 1938. Played Kirman in "Invisible Enemy" in 1938. Played Erickson in "Spawn of the North" in 1938. Played Larsch in "Espionage Agent" in 1939. Played Klaus in "While America Sleeps" in 1939. Played Landlord in "The Three Musketeers" in 1939. Played Baron von Magnus in "Juarez" in 1939. Played Fritz Muller - German Agent in "Confessions of a Nazi Spy" in 1939. Played Pograncz in "Hotel Imperial" in 1939. Played Mr. Adolf Schiller in "We Are Not Alone" in 1939. Played Rabbi in "Sons of Liberty" in 1939. Played Mr. Anton Volduzzi in "Judge Hardy and Son" in 1939. Played Naval Doctor in "Chasing Danger" in 1939. Played Mr. Smith in "The Angels Wash Their Faces" in 1939. Played Dr. Gunther in "Nurse Edith Cavell" in 1939. Played Samuels, the Druggist in "Know Your Money" in 1940. Played Elder in Norway in "Knute Rockne All American" in 1940. Played Jacques Dubois in "I Was an Adventuress" in 1940. Played Richter in "Four Sons" in 1940. Played Benois in "Pound Foolish" in 1940. Played Hotel Desk Clerk in "Rebecca" in 1940. Played Czech in "The Man I Married" in 1940. Played Austrian Judge in "Calling Philo Vance" in 1940. Played Doctor in "All This, and Heaven Too" in 1940. Played Prof. Keller in "They Dare Not Love" in 1941. Played Victor Jourdain - First Editor of La Libre Belgique in "Out of Darkness" in 1941. Played Music Foundation Director in "Four Mothers" in 1941. Played Herr Director of the Chemical Institute in "Underground" in 1941. Played Pawnbroker in "Man Hunt" in 1941. Played Art Gallery Watchman in "All Through the Night" in 1941. Played U-Boat Commander in "The Navy Comes Through" in 1942. Played Dr. Candell in "Kings Row" in 1942. Played Prisoner in "Berlin Correspondent" in 1942. Played Richard Heller in "Isle of Missing Men" in 1942. Played French Colonel in "The Desert Song" in 1943. Played Chetnik in "Chetniks" in 1943. Played Heinrich Sahm in "Mission to Moscow" in 1943. Played Clerk in "The Purple V" in 1943. Played Gestapo Official in "Above Suspicion" in 1943. Played Kirschner in "They Came to Blow Up America" in 1943. Played Sexton in "The Seventh Cross" in 1944. Played Landsberg Warden in "The Hitler Gang" in 1944. Played Heinrich Graffen in "They Live in Fear" in 1944. Played Prof. Van der Brek in "U-Boat Prisoner" in 1944. Played Refugee Violinist in "The Hairy Ape" in 1944. Played Wassilikow in "A Royal Scandal" in 1945. Played Dr. Gerig in "White Pongo" in 1945. Played Insurance Man in "Cornered" in 1945. Played Dr. Rose (replaced by Frank Reicher) in "Voice of the Whistler" in 1945. Played Dr. Boncourt in "So Dark the Night" in 1946. Played Island Doctor in "The Return of Monte Cristo" in 1946. Played Marcel Aubert in "O.S.S." in 1946. Played Dr. Evans in "Just Before Dawn" in 1946. Performed in "The Wife of Monte Cristo" in 1946. Played The Postman in "The Diary of a Chambermaid" in 1946. Played Frenchman in "Sister Kenny" in 1946. Played Ibrahim in "Temptation" in 1946.
Nelson MandelaNelson Rolihlahla Mandela (18 Julie, 1918) was die eerste staatshoof (1994-1999) van 'n volledig demokratiese Suid-Afrika. Hy is in 1999 as staatshoof deur Thabo Mbeki opgevolg.//Vroeëre leweRolihlala Mandela is op 18 Julie 1918 in Qunu, in die Transkei in die destydse Unie van Suid-Afrika, gebore. Op sewejarige leeftyd word hy die eerste lid van sy familie wat skool toe gaan. Hier ontvang hy sy Engelse noemnaam, "Nelson", van 'n onderwyseres.Ná matriek studeer Mandela aan die Universiteit van Fort Hare, waar hy Oliver Tambo ontmoet, 'n lewenslange vriend en later kollega in die stryd ("struggle") om die bevryding van die agtergeblewe volke van Suid-Afrika.Politieke bedrywighedeReeds as jeugdige en student verset Mandela hom teen regeringsoptrede wat die swart bevolking hul politieke, maatskaplike en ekonomiese regte ontneem. In 1942 word Mandela lid van die ANC en, saam met kamerade soos Walter Sisulu en Oliver Tambo en verskeie ondersteuners, stig hulle in 1944 die ANC Jeugliga.Die Afrikaner-beheerde Nasionale Party verkry in 1948 politieke beheer en ontwikkel die apartheidsbeleid wat op rasse-segregasie gegrond is. Mandela is prominent in die ANC se versetaksie van 1952 asook die 1955-kongres waartydens die Vryheidshandves aangeneem word.Uit die aard van die saak word die opstandelinge telik vervolg. Die regspraktyk Mandela & Tambo verleen egter goedkoop en selfs gratis regshulp aan swart beskuldigdes, wat andersins sonder enige regsverteenwoordiging hoegenaamd in die hof sou moes verskyn.Mandela is immer teen gewelddadige verset. Massa-aksie lei daartoe dat hy en 150 ander op 5 Desember 1956 in hegtenis geneem en van hoogverraad aangekla word. Die verhoor duur 5 jaar tot in 1961, maar al die beskuldigdes word vrygespreek.In 1960 skiet die SA Polisie na oproeriges in Sharpeville en word die ANC en anti-apartheidsgroepe verbied. Ná hierdie gebeurtenis, wat as 'n slagting onder die oproeriges beskou word, besluit Mandela en sy volgelinge om hulle tot gewapende verset te wend.Arrestasie en gevangesettingIn 1961 is Mandela leier van die ANC se gewapende vleuel Umkhonto we Sizwe.Op 5 Augustus 1962 word Mandela in hegtenis geneem, nadat hy vir 17 maande op vlug was en word te die Johannesburg Fort in gevangenis geplaas.Op 25 Oktober 1962 is Mandela tot 5 jaar gevangesetting gevonnis en op 11 Junie 1964 word hy skuldig bevind en uitspraak gelewer betreffende sy voorafgaande betrokkenheid in die ANC.PresidentskapPresident van die ANC (Julie 1991 - Desember 1997)Staatspresident van die RSA (Mei 1994 - Junie 1999)Huwelike [wysig]Egskeiding ontbind sy eerste huwelik van 13 jaar met Evelyn Ntoko Mase in 1957. Sy tweede huwelik is met Winnie Madikizela, wat na 38 jaar eindig met egskeiding in Maart 1996. Die derde huwelik is op 18 Julie 1998 (Mandela se 80ste veraarsdag) met Graça Machel (weduwee van die voormalige Mosambiek president, Samora Machel).Sedert vrylatingMandela word gereken as 'n ikoon in Suid-Afrikaanse geskiedenis. Versoenend teenoor sy politieke vervolgers, nadat hy 27 jaar gevange gehou is te Robbeneiland, tree hy op as patriarg om wêreldwyd respek te ontlok vir sy leierskap. Sy aansien styg ook onder die wit Afrikaanse bevolking in Suid-Afrika, tradisioneel Nasionale Party-ondersteuners, wat hom in die apartheidsjare as "vyand" tipeer het.Saam met F.W. de Klerk ontvang Mandela die Nobelprys vir vrede gedurende 1993.AftredeOntluik as voorspraak vir 'n verskeidenheid menseregte-organisasies en bedrywighede gerig op maatskaplike werksaamhede.Gedurende Mei 2004 tree hy op in die afvaardiging wat die RSA by FIFA verteenwoordig om die Wêreldbeker-sokkertoernooi in 2010 aan te bied. Die Suid-Afrikaanse afvaardiging is suksesvol en Mandela word in hierdie opsig beskou as 'n sleutelfiguur.Mandela kondig op 1 Junie 2004 aan dat hy uit die openbare oog tree "om te gaan rus" -- hy benodig meer tyd om saam met sy familie deur te bring, privaat te wees en sy boek te voltooi. Ook wil hy nog meer leeswerk onderneem.Van Wikipedia.