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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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Huntley & Palmers 1910 Aviation Cards

Still with my fascination of aviation cards, here is a reproduction of a 1910, 12-card set from the British firm: Huntley & Palmers, a company specializing in biscuit-making. Huntley & Palmers, got it start in 1822, and was originally based … Continue reading

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The Aeroscraft Passes Initial Testings

Check out the photo above… it looks like a big, fat blimp that can barely fly,  hovering only a dozen feet off a military hangar floor during flight testing south of Los Angeles. But here’s the thing… despite its looks, … Continue reading

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