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Crash of United Airlines flight 826...
Item # 578585
December 16, 1960
FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Fitchburg, Massachusetts, December 16, 1960
* United Airlines Flight 826 (EARLY REPORT)
* Airplane collision over Staten Island New York
* Stephen Baltz (miracle survivor)
This 22 page newspaper has a banner headline on the front page: "Fear 124 Dead As 2 Planes Collide In N.Y. Snowstorm". this tells of the horrific crash in which an 11 year old boy was the sole survivor, Stephen Baltz, who later died.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Minor spine wear, otherwise in good condition.
Category: The 20th Century