A baseball player of the early twentieth century, known for hitting home runs. He hit sixty home runs in 1927, a record for a 154-game season that stood until the late twentieth century. Ruth supposedly once pointed to a spot in the seats where he would hit his next home run, and then proceeded to hit the ball there. His real name was George Herman Ruth.
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Ruth Shady isn't my anything; she is her own, completely original force in archaeology.The Real-Life Raiders of the Lost Ark|Alex Belth|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the note, Babe asked to see Leslie one last time before he left New York City forever.The High Society Bank Robber of the 1800s|J. North Conway|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rivers, it had emerged, had told them she was Ruth Madoff in disguise, and not to speak to her or approach her when she walked in.I Was There: Inside Joan Rivers’ Funeral|Tim Teeman|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Kids Who Beat Autism Ruth Padawer, The New York Times Magazine At first, everything about L.'s baby boy seemed normal.The Daily Beast’s Best Longreads, Aug 3, 2014|The Daily Beast|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The third group came in the 1930s because of Adolf Hitler: Anni Albers, Ruth Adler Schnee, Marcel Breuer.How Jews Created American Modernism|Andrew Romano|August 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He burst into a loud laugh, clapped his hands, and danced before the delighted babe.
The motherly woman received the babe instinctively and cast aside the travelling-rug in which he was enveloped.
After all, here was a babe equipped to face the exigencies of a censorious world; in looks and apparel a credit to any father.
He breathed fierce and honest anathema on the heads of the bowelless fiends who had abandoned the babe to its doom.
Here Letty drew the coverlet from the face of the sleeping babe, and displayed his chubby proportions with maternal pride.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie