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First Woman to fly the Atlantic...

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June 4, 1928

THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Pennsylvania, June 4, 1928 

* Woman aviator Amelia Earhart
* About to make history
* Airplane "Friendship" - 1st stage flight

Less than 13 months after Charles Lindbergh's heralded accomplishment, Amelia Earhart became the first woman to achieve the feat. The front page has a one column heading: "OFF ON SECOND LEG OF FLIGHT" with subheads. (see) Weather would delay her from finishing the journey for about 2 weeks.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, a few binding slits along spine, a little margin wear, generally good.

Category: The 20th Century

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