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They put it in print, 1926 – “With just the naked eye and a glove…”

Some feats seem more like folklore than reality. Can a person, unaided in any way, catch a baseball dropped from a plane with a standard baseball glove? If it weren’t for the many witnesses who observed this amazing feat first-hand, who would have believed this actually occurred? However, on July 23, 1926, the New York Times [1] published details of Babe Ruth’s amazing accomplishment – a record setting one at that. How do we know” They put it in print: