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1932 The American Nurse disappearance...
Item # 595070
September 15, 1932
THE DETROIT NEWS, Michigan, September 15, 1932
* The American Nurse airplane lost
* Edna Newcomer- female pilot missing
The front page has one column headings: "3 FEARED LOST IN ROME FLIGHT" and "Plane Fails To Arrive Over Italy; Gasoline Supply Believed Exhausted" with photo showing the three lost aviators including Miss Edna Newcomer of Williamsport, Pennsylvania. 1st report coverage on the disappearance of "The American Nurse", a Bellanca Skyrocket J-400 airplane making a transatlantic flight.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century