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Charles Nungesser Transatlantic Flight Try In 1927...
Item # 647816
May 9, 1927
THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 9, 1927.
* Charles Nungesser
* Transatlantic airplane flight try
* Just before Charles Lindbergh
The top of the front page has a four column headline: "NO WORD OF NUNGESSER ON OCEAN FLIGHT; HEAD WINDS MET BUT OUTLOOK IS FAIR, NEW YORK READY FOR A WELCOME TODAY" with many subheads and related photo. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2 with related map. Coverage on the transatlantic airplane flight try by Charles Nungesser, two weeks prior to Lindbergh's historic fete.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, a small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century