Babe Ruth's funeral in New York
New York, United States of America
BABE RUTH - BASEBALL PLAYER - DIES.
Title Reads 'Babe Ruth - Safe at home'. M.S. Babe Ruth (George Herman Ruth) running on baseball field. L.S. Gateway of Yankee Stadium with American flags. L.S. & M.S. Long queue outside waiting to look at Babe Ruth's body. M.S. Queue filing in. M.S. Elevated of people filing past Babe Ruth's body (2 shots). L.S. Cortege driving through streets and down 5th Avenue. M.S. Babe's wife and daughter entering St. Patrick's Church for the funeral. S.C.U. Man entering Church (2 shots). C.U. Youngsters filing into Church. L.S. Coffin being carried into Church. C.U. Crowd watching from top of building. L.S. The steeples of the Church. M.S. Crowd waiting in rain holding umbrellas. C.U. Two children waiting. C.U. Old man waiting. M.S. & L.S. Coffin being carried out of Church.
Babe Ruth died on 16th August 1948.