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First astronauts introduced....



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April 10, 1959

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., April 10, 1959
 
* Alan Shepard, John Glenn & more
* First U.S. Astronauts are introduced


The front page has a three column photo with heading: "Seven Candidates for Spaceman Assignment" Also a three column heading: "Space Trip Candidates Confident" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the announcement of NASA's original 7 astronauts.
Complete with 40 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century