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Issued by AP Wirephoto and published by the L.A. Times on August 22, 1935, this Type III photo measures 8" x 10", with editorial highlights on Gehrig and the catcher, as well as horizontal crop marks, a few surface wrinkles and other minor handling wear. A news-clipping caption on the reverse reads, "Lou Gehrig, the New York Yankees' 'iron man' first baseman, is shown blasting out a home run in the third inning of the first game with the St. Louis Browns yesterday. Gehrig was the batting star for New York. The Yankees won the first game 14-2. St. Louis then handed the New Yorkers a 14-to-3 setback in the second game." Encapsulated by PSA DNA.
1936 Lou Gehrig Wire Photo
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