Lot 8 of 382:
Women aviators crash in the Poconos  

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Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Pictorial broadside relaying the fatal crash of two female aviators in the mountains of Pennsylvania
Author:
Associated News Service
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Elliott Service Co.
Date:
1932
Description:

Printed in black on red background, with large halftone illustration reproducing two photographs. 43.5x35.2 cm (17¼13¾").

An "Associated News Service Latest World Events in Pictures" broadside covering briefly the fatal crash of aviators Ruth Stewart and Debbie Stanford, flying from St. Lewis to New York on their way to South America, with pictures of the downed aircraft next to the two climbing into into the cockpit before takeoff. These breaking news pictorial announcements were issued three times a week.

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Condition:
Some edge wear, foxing in lower margins; very good.
 
Item number:
311079
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