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Amelia Earhart in Hawaii...

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March 20, 1937

THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, March 20, 1937

* Amelia Earhart crashes (day of)
* New London, Texas school disaster

The front page has a one column heading: "MISS EARHART'S SHIP SHOWS DANGER SPOT; DELAY AVERTS MISHAP" with subheads. (see) Coverage on her attempt to fly around the World which eventually lead to her famous disappearance in which she was never found.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout with much on the New London, Texas school explosion with large photo. Complete in 22 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.

Category: The 20th Century