0610-03 Babe Ruth visited Portland in December, 1926, arriving Monday the 13th on the train from Tacoma. He appeared nightly for one week at Pantages delivering his vaudeville act. On the 17th he played a large benefit performance outdoors. At the Police Museum is a autographed baseball and photo of Babe Ruth with Portland's Chief of Police Jenkins and in that photo Ruth is wearing the same hat. Babe Ruth departed Portland on the 19th.