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Explorer II high-altitude balloon flight...

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November 12, 1935

THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, November 12, 1935

* Explorer II high-altitude balloon record flight
* Albert W. Stephens & Orvil A. Anderson
* Stratosphere - Stratobowl in South Dakota
* 1st humans to witness the curvature of Earth

The top of the front page has a one column heading: "AERONAUTS REACH 14-MILE ALTITUDE IN STRATPSPHERE" with subheads. (see)
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 326 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.

Category: The 20th Century