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1929 Grants, New Mexico airplane disaster...

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September 08, 1929


* Mount Taylor airplane crash disaster
* Ford 5-AT-B Tri-Motor City of San Francisco
* Grants, Cibola County, New Mexico

The front page has a nice banner headline: "AIR LINER FOUND; IN ASHES" with subheads. Nice for display. Related photo and map are on page 2. (see)
Complete 1st section only with 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

wikipedia notes: The Transcontinental Air Transport Ford 5-AT-B Trimotor City of San Francisco (registration NC9649) strikes Mount Taylor near Grants, New Mexico, during a thunderstorm while on a scheduled passenger flight from Albuquerque Airport in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to Los Angeles, California, killing all eight people on board.

Category: The 20th Century