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1928 Hubert Wilkins trans-Arctic flight....
Item # 654599
April 21, 1928
LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Mass., April 21, 1928
* Australian polar explorer & aviator Hubert Wilkins
* Trans-arctic airplane flight w/ Carl Ben Eielson
* Point Barrow, Alaska to Spitsbergen, Norway
The top of the front page has a nice banner headline: "CAPTAIN WILKINS FLIES OVER POLE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage here. Nice for display.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, generally nice.
Category: The 20th Century