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Charles Nungesser Transatlantic Flight Try In 1927...
Item # 660872
May 11, 1927
THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 11, 1927.
* Charles Nungesser
* Transatlantic airplane flight try
* Just before Charles Lindbergh
The top of the front page has a five column headline: "WIDE SEARCH OF ATLANTIC FOR FRENCH FLIERS; PARIS IRRITATED BY FALSE NEWS OF VICTORY" with many subheads and related photo. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 2. Coverage on the transatlantic airplane flight try by Charles Nungesser, two weeks prior to Lindbergh's historic fete. Page 3 has a one column heading: "LINDBERGH STARTS EAST FOR PARIS HOP" with subheads. (see)
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, irregular along the spine, very nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century