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Wills’s Aviation Card #55 – Paulhan’s New Aeroplane.

History Behind The Card: Paulhan’s New Aeroplane. Card #55 of 75, W.D.& H.O Wills, Aviation series 1911, Capstan Navy Cut issue Louis Paulhan aka Isidore Auguste Marie Louis Paulhan, July 19, 1883 in Pézenas, Hérault, France – February 10, 1963 … Continue reading

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The Daily Mail’s Zeppelin Insurance

Here are a few posters distributed by Great Britain’s Daily Mail newspaper regarding compensation from German zeppelin attacks on London in what can be construed as the First Battle of Britain during WWI. The first, above, describes a ‘Zeppelin Fund’ … Continue reading

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