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Checklist For Wills’s Cigarettes Aviation 1911 – 75-Card Series

The Checklist For Wills’s Cigarettes Aviation 1911  – 75-Card Series features 79 different cards, owing to different brands/backs opting for different aircraft/people to be featured on four cards: Cards No. 63. (2x); No. 69 (2x); No. 73 (2x); and No. … Continue reading

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Churchill Thanks The Pilots

On August 21, 1940, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill made his famous statement: “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.” He was referring, of course, to the flyboys involved in … Continue reading

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