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Books: A Baker's Dozen

... Books A Baker's D ozen By Alan Seymour ONE realises, after reading Last Flight, the enthralling resumé by the late Amelia Earhart of her career which was destined to terminate so tragically, that at least half her charm was due to her modest unselfco ...

WHO WAS WHO IN 1937--Some Personalities of the Year

... the Presidency two years hence. In the U.S., too, three women have written them selves deeply that very gallant spirit, Amelia Earhart the First Lady, who appears to make all the States her daily constituency, using every up-to-the-second means of getting ...


... LADY LINDY Rumour is busy with the report that amazing, hoydenish KATHARINE HEPBURN is to star in a film on the lifa of Amelia Earhart, who crashed so tragically in the Pacific last year. At the time we write, no one will deny or admit it; so we publish ...

Published: Wednesday 31 August 1938
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 97 | Page: 29 | Tags: Graphic  Illustrations 


... being so infernally rich and successful that already he 's starting to look down on me as a sort of poor relation. I Miss Amelia Earhart, the first woman to make a solo flight across the Atlantic, was interviewed at the time the Dionne quintuplets were born ...

Published: Wednesday 17 December 1952
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 331 | Page: 29 | Tags: Illustrations 


... COMPANY, LTD. THE VACUUM OIL COMPANY, LTD. clhe conquest of the c Atlantic Lindy Col. Chas. Lindbergh. V Miss Lindy Miss Amelia Earhart, They both chose Mobiloil REC? TRADE MARK a standard grade, exactly the same as you can buy from motor dealers everywhere ...

Published: Wednesday 18 July 1928
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Advertisement | Words: 56 | Page: 44 | Tags: Illustrations 

WOMEN IN SPORT: Out-of-Door Gossip; Comparisons Again

... with the exception of the few outstanding per sonalities like Lady Bailey, Lady Heath, the Duchess of Bed ford, Miss Amelia Earhart and the ill- fated few who have so tragically failed in attempts to cross the Atlantic by air. Yet flying women, and men ...

Sport with the Lid Off: A Frank, Fair and Free Commentary

... particularly anxious to go to Australia with the M.C.C. team. That is easy to understand, though I Showing the Way Miss Amelia Earhart, the record Atlantic flyer, entertaining uomen aviators to tea. Left to right, seated The Hon. Mrs. Victor Bruce, Miss ...


... lack of means to use the air. But the air service to Paris, instituted in 1919, was still an adventure when she was born Amelia Earhart, first woman to achieve an air crossing of the Atlantic after three others had lost their lives in the attempt, did so ...

Published: Saturday 01 October 1949
Newspaper: Britannia and Eve
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1525 | Page: 27, 83 | Tags: Illustrations 

Jungle Harvest: With the Pygmies in Africa's Darkest Forest

... brother of the publisher Putnam who, in turn, is perhaps best known now as being the husband of the late American aviatrix, Amelia Earhart, lost somewhere on a last globe-encircling flight. This Congo- Putnam knows more about pygmies than any man living more ...


... the premiere of Casanova, where, I hear, celebrities came simply crowding into the Coliseum in a steady stream. Miss Amelia Earhart, smiling her best Lady Lindy smile, had an uproarious reception both outside and inside the theatre. She was with young ...

Published: Wednesday 01 June 1932
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2447 | Page: 8, 9 | Tags: Illustrations 

Transatlantic TRIUMPH

... disguised by astute publicity experts, were made mainly for the personal rewards that resulted from being front-page news. Amelia Earhart on landing in Ireland after being the first woman to make the West to East crossing solo modestly admitted this. As far ...