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Laurence Manning rocket test....
Item # 611166
June 11, 1934
THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 11, 1934
* Laurence Manning
* American Rocket Society
* Space rocket try
This 38 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 19 that include: "PLANETARY ROCKET REMAINS ON EARTH" and "Mars and All Other Possible Goals Unmolested When It Proves to be a 'Dud'" and more. This tells of Laurence Manning of the American Rocket Society making an attempt to shoot a rocket into space. See photos for text here.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout including much on the tensions in pre World War II Europe. Rag edition in great condition.
Category: The 20th Century