Description: Authentic reproduction of the original 1934 US Tour Of Japan ballcap. Hand-sewn from genuine wool baseball cloth. This cap is built to last a lifetime.
Made in the USA
Genuine navy wool broadcloth, embroidered "US"
Standard visor with green satin under visor
Vintage hair cloth backed buckram crown
Satin taping with cotton sweatband
League: Independent League
History: In 1934 Connie Mack led a group of American League stars including Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig and Lefty Gomez on a wildly successful month-long tour of Japan. Crowds lined the Ginza in Tokyo shouting "Banzai Babe Ruth!"