Never-before-seen photos of sports legends Babe Ruth and Jim Thorpe will be auctioned December 2nd by Ripley Auctions
22 11 2017
Babe Ruth, in full Yankee uniform, strikes a pose with a greyhound named Hazel.
Photos of Babe Ruth, greyhound Hazel and members of Hazel's family.
Part of a photo showing Babe Ruth at bat, in full New York Yankees uniform.
Jim Thorpe, with an unidentified man, in full football uniform, circa 1920s.
Part of a photo of Wally Schang, taken while he was a catcher for the New York Yankees, 1921-1925.
A group of never-before-seen photos of sports legends Babe Ruth and Jim Thorpe, plus one of former major league catcher Wally Schang, will come up for bid.
INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA, UNITED STATES, November 22, 2017 -- INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A group of never-before-seen photos of sports legends Babe Ruth and Jim Thorpe, plus one of former major league baseball catcher Wally Schang, will come up for bid on Saturday, December 2nd, at Ripley Auctions, online and in the firm’s gallery located at 2764 East 55th Place in Indianapolis. The auction will get underway promptly at 11 am Central.The...
Zimmer Biomet to Present at 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference
21 11 2017
WARSAW, Ind., Nov. 21, 2017 -- Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZBH), a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare, today announced that it will participate in the 29th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel in New York City on November 28, 2017, at 4 p.m. EST.A live webcast of the presentation can be accessed via Zimmer Biomet's Investor Relations website at http://investor.zimmerbiomet.com. About the CompanyFounded in 1927 and headquartered in Warsaw, Indiana, Zimmer Biomet is a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare. We design, manufacture and market orthopaedic reconstructive products; sports medicine, biologics, extremities and trauma products; office based technologies; spine, craniomaxillofacial and thoracic products; dental implants; and related surgical products.We collaborate with healthcare professionals around the globe to advance the pace of innovation. Our products and solutions help treat patients...
B2Digital Acquires Colosseum Combat
21 11 2017
TAMPA, FL--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2017) - B2Digital, Incorporated (OTC PINK: BTDG) ("B2Digital") announced today that it has acquired Colosseum Combat LLC of Indiana. The acquisition is effective immediately.
With this announcement, B2Digital has now acquired two top MMA promotion companies and continues to work on its strategy of developing and building a Minor League for the MMA marketplace. Pursuant to the terms of the acquisition agreement, B2Digital acquired 100% of the equity interests in Colosseum Combat LLC for a combination of cash and shares of B2Digital's restricted common stock.
Colosseum Combat and Hardrock MMA will begin operating immediately as part of the B2 Fighting Series with the Upcoming Colosseum Combat 42 on December 2nd and Hardrock MMA 95 on December 9.
B2Digital will continue its strategy to acquire additional MMA Companies and build the B2Digital brand in the MMA industry by sponsoring more MMA fights for additional fight promotions companies.
Become the Hero in Star Wars™ Battlefront™ II, Launching Across the Galaxy Today
17 11 2017
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--Today, Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) and Lucasfilm Ltd., released one of the year’s most highly-anticipated games, Star Wars™ Battlefront™ II. Winner of the Game Critics Award for Best Online Multiplayer at E3 2017, DICE, Motive Studios and Criterion Games joined forces to create one of the most robust Star Wars™ gaming experiences to date. Fans can immerse themselves in a game that’s nearly three times the size of its predecessor with more heroes, locations and vehicles from every cinematic era, deeper customization, progression, and enhanced space battles. Star Wars Battlefront II allows players to live out their own Star Wars fantasies as a trooper on the ground, an ace pilot dogfighting in space, and an epic hero dominating the battlefront. In the all-new single player campaign, players will experience a previously untold Star Wars story from the unique perspective of Iden Versio, leader of the Imperial special forces unit, Inferno Squad.
B2Digital to be Title Sponsor for Colosseum Combat XLII in Kokomo, Indiana
16 11 2017
TAMPA, FL--(Marketwired - Nov 16, 2017) - B2Digital, Incorporated (OTC PINK: BTDG) ("B2Digital") announced today that it would be the title sponsor of the upcoming Colosseum Combat XLII Broadcast scheduled for December 2nd, 2017 in Kokomo, Indiana.
Under the sponsorship agreements, B2Digital will serve as the title sponsor for Colosseum Combat XLII including broadcasting the event "FTF" Free to Fans on the B2Digital Social Network that can be viewed by fans on the Colosseum Combat Facebook and YouTube Channel.
The B2 Fighting Series Event will take place at the Kokomo Event and Conference Center in Kokomo, Indiana and is scheduled to begin at 7:00pm (EST). The event will include a mix of amateur and professional bouts and will feature the 2 of the 3 Fighting VanCamp brothers on the same fight card. Cameron VanCamp will look to capture his second professional title as he meets undefeated Aaron Highbaugh for the promotion's welterweight championship. Kellen VanCamp will also be eyeing...
The Drone Racing League (DRL) Launches DRL Simulator And Announces 2018 Swatch DRL Tryouts & eSport Tournament
15 11 2017
NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2017 -- The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global leader in professional and high-speed drone racing, today launched the DRL Simulator, the world's most realistic drone flight and racing simulator, and introduced the 2018 Swatch DRL Tryouts to find the next great drone pilot. Aspiring pilots who want to compete in the 2018 DRL Allianz World Championship Season, with a $75,000 professional contract, can download the Simulator and enter the Tryouts today. The competition will conclude on January 15, followed by a live eSport tournament to be streamed globally.
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"We're incredibly excited to partner with Swatch and announce the 2018 Swatch DRL Tryouts, aimed to find the next great drone pilot through a global eSport tournament," said DRL CEO and Founder, Nicholas Horbaczewski. "We encourage drone fans around the world to download the DRL Simulator, which blends the virtual and real worlds of professional drone...
FOX Sports South and FOX International Treat Cumberland Academy of Georgia to a “Makeover” as Part of 21st Century Fox Impact Week
14 11 2017
We are so grateful to the FOX Sports South and FOX International teams for their day of service and incredible makeover of our school
ATLANTA November 14, 2017
FOX’s participation was part of 21CF Impact Week, a nationwide week of service in October where colleagues in 30+ offices across the country dedicated their time giving back to local communities.
Employees assisted with various classroom repairs, including renovating a kitchen for a home economics class and landscaping the playground. Volunteers included FOX Sports’ Jerome Jurenovich, host of Braves LIVE and Hawks LIVE, and Brittany Arnold, host and sideline reporter for Atlanta United match telecasts.
“We are so grateful to the FOX Sports South and FOX International teams for their day of service and incredible makeover of our school,” said Debbi Scarborough, founding director of Cumberland Academy of Georgia. “They repainted our 50-year-old kitchen and several classrooms, and replenished our playground with fresh...
Scripophily.com Offers Original Standard Oil Trust Stock Certificate Hand Signed by John. D. Rockefeller and Henry Flagler
07 11 2017
Bob Kerstein, Founders Scripophily.com
Stock and Bond Certificate Make Great Gifts for the Holidays
WASHINGTON November 07, 2017
Scripophily.com ®, the Internet’s largest buyer and seller of collectible stock and bond certificates, has seen considerable interest in the acquisition of Standard Oil Trust stock certificates signed by John D. Rockefeller.
The Standard Oil Trust stock certificates were issued in 1882 and were printed by the Franklin Bank Note Company. The certificate was hand signed by John. D. Rockefeller, Henry Flagler and Jabez Abel Bostwick and is over 135 years old.
"The Standard Oil Trust began in 1882 by merging all of John. D. Rockefeller's oil properties and had an initial capital of $70 million. There were originally forty-two certificate holders, or owners, in the trust. After ten years the trust was dissolved by a court decision in Ohio due to violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act which was an attempt to restrain the power of trusts with respect...
Chicago Radio Drives Real Results For Bob Rohrman Auto Group
03 11 2017
CHICAGO, Nov. 3, 2017 -- More than 40 Chicagoland radio stations will simultaneously air a 60-second interview with Bob Rohrman, President and Chief Operating Officer of Bob Rohrman Auto Group discussing how radio is a primary advertising avenue for reaching customers. The interview will air on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 4:29pm on a diverse group of radio stations, involving all formats, including music, news, sports, and Spanish language.
"Bob Rohrman has been investing in Chicago Radio for decades," said Matt Scarano, Chairman of Illinois Broadcasters Association's Radio Broadcasters of Chicagoland (RBC) Committee. "We are all so honored to be working with Mr. Rohrman on this project." Scarano added, "Mr. Rohrman's long-term radio strategy is a testament to the results radio delivers and the role our industry plays in building a powerful brand."
"Radio has been a winner for Bob Rohrman Auto Group," said President and Chief Operating Officer Bob Rohrman. ...
Paul Murans, Advisor to High-Net-Worth Clients, Joins Thurston Springer
03 11 2017
Thurston Springer Financial's recruiting team lands high-net-worth advisor Paul Murans.Indianapolis, IN, November 03, 2017 -- Thurston Springer Financial is pleased to announce that Paul Murans has joined the firm from UBS. Mr. Murans has spent nearly two decades in the industry building a practice that provides exceptional service to high-net-worth clients. Thurston Springer’s recruiting team is continuously pursuing passionate and talented advisors and was drawn to Murans’ professional skill, experience and commitment to his clients.After touring Thurston Springer’s Keystone at the Crossing headquarters and meeting with firm personnel, Murans enthusiastically joined Thurston Springer. “I can’t believe how nice everyone is here at Thurston Springer,” Murans said. “I’ve been in this business a long time, and I’ve never seen a firm as supportive and helpful as Thurston.” Thurston Springer welcomes Mr. Murans and will provide him with resources and collaboration to...
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