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1929 autombile land speed record...

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March 12, 1929

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 12, 1929

* Sir Henry O'Neil de Hane Segrave
* 1st ever to break the 200 MPH mark fame
* Breaks land speed automobile record 
* Daytona Beach, Florida - "Golden Arrow"

The top of the front page has a one column heading: "SEGRAVE SMASHES AUTO SPEED RECORD IN DAZZLING DRIVE" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 20 with two related photos.
Complete with 60 pages, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century