George Herman "Babe" Ruth Jr. is an iconic baseball player who set incredible records at that time. During his career he performed 714 home runs. He is mostly known for playing for the New York Yankees from 1920 until 1934. Babe Ruth was one of the first five players to be elected into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936.
The Great Depression is a name given to the time after Wall Street crash. Millions of people lost their jobs and were forced to go on the streets and ask for any sort of job. Billions of dollars were lost devastating the World's economy.
Wall Street market gave huge opportunities fro young men who had ambitions and skills. Wall St. stocks began to grow rapidly, they were sold extremely fast and in late October 1929 Wall Street Stocks had officially crashed.
This picture describes how fashion changed from Edwardian period, where women had to wear luxuriant dresses, to short and practical skirt. Some of these women became to be known as flappers, who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair, listened to jazz, and flaunted their disdain for what was then considered acceptable behavior.