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Charles F. Ritchel dirigible..
Item # 607375
May 11, 1878
THE CLEVELAND LEADER, Ohio, May 11, 1878
* Charles Francis Ritchel
* One-man dirigible airship
This uncommon 8 page issue has news of the with several interesting advertisements throughout.
Page 3 has an article headed: "A New Flying Machine" "The Experiments Which Were Tried in Philadelphia Yesterday" See images for text here.
Complete, a little margin wear, otherwise in good condition.
Category: Post-Civil War