Amelia Earhart

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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
AUGUST 24establishing Parcel Post delivery by the U.S. Post Office Department, slated to
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
establishing Parcel Post delivery by the U.S. Post Office Department, slated to begin on January 1, 1913. In 1932, Amelia Earhart embarked on a 19-hour flight from Los Angeles to Newark, New Jersey, making her the first woman to fly solo,... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyinvaded Washington, D.C., setting fire to the Capitol (which was still under co
Boston Globe / Posted 13 hours ago
invaded Washington, D.C., setting fire to the Capitol (which was still under construction) and the White House. In 1932, Amelia Earhart embarked on a 19-hour flight from Los Angeles to Newark, N.J., making her the first woman to fly solo,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Comedy fest takes turn to sketch-rap improvrapper in about two seconds. Some historical figures work out better than othe
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
rapper in about two seconds. Some historical figures work out better than others, of course. "Our favorite has been Amelia Earhart," says Widick. "She was rapping as the plane went down." That one was great, "not because of the wacky... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Debunking the debunkers of History channel's Amelia Earhart storyOn July 9, the History Channel featured a documentary, “Amelia Earhart: The Los
MPNnow.com / Posted 4 days ago
On July 9, the History Channel featured a documentary, “Amelia Earhart: The Lost Evidence.” Retired U.S. Treasury Agent Les Kinney unearthed a photo that was stamped with Office of Naval Intelligence markings, “Marshall Islands Jaluit Atoll, Jaluit... Read more
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express
'Have you lost your teeth?' Jogger stunned after finding DENTURES strapped to treeversion of Cinderella.”Related articles ‘TATTOOED FISH’: Mystery of sea creatu
express / Posted 5 days ago
version of Cinderella.”Related articles ‘TATTOOED FISH’: Mystery of sea creature with bizarre markings SOLVED Has the Amelia Earhart mystery FINALLY been solved? Lois, a therapist, said: “I just found it a bit bizarre. It was quite a strange... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
First flight, life’s dream; Austin’s Shirley Thayer takes to the skies at 87Thayer was growing up in the 1930s, airplanes were still the stuff of magic. Ne
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Thayer was growing up in the 1930s, airplanes were still the stuff of magic. Newspapers were filled with the exploits of Amelia Earhart, Wiley Post and other famous aviators. “I’d read everything I could about women aviators,” she said. But it... Read more
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Boston Globe
Wynn’s Somerville pedestrian bridge study on its wayGet what you need today in this early-morning email. Back then planners focuse
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
Get what you need today in this early-morning email. Back then planners focused on basing the crossing along either the Amelia Earhart Dam or MBTA bridge. This time, the study is expected to focus more on an entirely new structure. Among the... Read more
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The Hindu
We don’t know how to use our archiveswhen the History channel claimed that it could present an alternative narrative
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
when the History channel claimed that it could present an alternative narrative to the ultimate fate of pioneering aviator Amelia Earhart. While it has now been established that the image is not that of Earhart, the enormous attention that the... Read more
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DW
Alaa al-Aswany: She's a woman, not an object |the first woman to pilot an airplane in Egypt and Africa and the second most in
DW / Posted 14 days ago
the first woman to pilot an airplane in Egypt and Africa and the second most internationally famous after the American Amelia Earhart. In the 1970s the price of oil doubled (as a result of the October War) giving the Gulf regimes unprecedented... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How The 'Battling' Kellogg Brothers Revolutionized American BreakfastHe treated Johnny Weissmuller, Tarzan, who would go into the dining room and do
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 days ago
He treated Johnny Weissmuller, Tarzan, who would go into the dining room and do a Tarzan yell to begin the meal. He treated Amelia Earhart and Sojourner Truth he treated and on and on and on. GROSS: So it's really interesting that Corn Flakes and... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Fifth annual Wings-n-Wheels soars for crowd of thousandsAviation Museum Hall of Fame. Root, 34, one of only three female crop dusters
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 16 days ago
Aviation Museum Hall of Fame. Root, 34, one of only three female crop dusters in the United States, and manager of the Amelia Earhart Memorial Airport in Atchison, Kan., died July 16 when a World War II P-51 Mustang, in which she was a... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
Historic Project Amelia Earhart Flight Ends SuccessfullyHis 'round-the-world Project Amelia Earhart commemorative flight now complete,
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 18 days ago
His 'round-the-world Project Amelia Earhart commemorative flight now complete, pilot and radio amateur Brian Lloyd, WB6RQN, is back on home turf in Texas. The solo circumnavigation in his single-engine plane Spirit took a little longer than 2... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
More than 100 parties, festivals, concerts will celebrate solar eclipseThe first 100 people to arrive will receive complimentary eclipse-viewing prote
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 18 days ago
The first 100 people to arrive will receive complimentary eclipse-viewing protective eyewear. The Eclipse Aire Fest at the Amelia Earhart Airport in Atchison, Kan., will be offering plane rides throughout the day, including the moment of the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
More than 100 parties, festivals, concerts will celebrate solar eclipseThe first 100 people to arrive will receive complimentary eclipse-viewing prote
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
The first 100 people to arrive will receive complimentary eclipse-viewing protective eyewear. The Eclipse Aire Fest at the Amelia Earhart Airport in Atchison, Kan., will be offering plane rides throughout the day, including the moment of the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
New school year, new campus at site of San Bernardino school shootingMalachowski said. “That’s kind of neat.” Portraits of historic figures — inclu
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 19 days ago
Malachowski said. “That’s kind of neat.” Portraits of historic figures — including Mahatma Gandi, Rosa Parks and Amelia Earhart — accompanied by inspirational quotes, are painted in the hallways. Classroom B1, where Smith taught, has... Read more
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The New Yorker
Summer: The F.A.Q.the Siberian forest (June 30, 1908): no one died, but it was probably painful f
The New Yorker / Posted 19 days ago
the Siberian forest (June 30, 1908): no one died, but it was probably painful for all the trees. 3. The disappearance of Amelia Earhart (July 2, 1937): also very not good. 4. Banishment from Eden (no one knows for sure what season it was, but it... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Wyoming ACA provider seeks almost 50-percent rate hikein a decade, the U.S. government has removed grizzly bears in the Yellowstone r
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 20 days ago
in a decade, the U.S. government has removed grizzly bears in the Yellowstone region from the threatened species list. Amelia Earhart had love for WyomingAmelia Earhart had love for Wyoming The world’s most famous female aviator is back in the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The ‘wanderlust gene’ – is it real and do you have it?seized upon by some commentators, who have wistfully suggested that doyens of d
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
seized upon by some commentators, who have wistfully suggested that doyens of derring-do such as Christopher Columbus and Amelia Earhart carried the gene. However, those commentators may be getting carried away because (and sorry to kill the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Young Aviator Calendar Benefits Women in AviationBirmingham, AL -- August 1, 2017 --Imagine aviation greats such as Orville and
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 days ago
Birmingham, AL -- August 1, 2017 --Imagine aviation greats such as Orville and Wilbur Wright, Amelia Earhart, Bessie Coleman, and Eugene Bullard as children before completing their aviation achievements. With the help of Lewis Communications the... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Illinois air show to honor pilot killed in Amelia Earhart festival crashthe 1944 plane crashed. The crash occurred one day after the P-51 fighter flew
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
the 1944 plane crashed. The crash occurred one day after the P-51 fighter flew in a festival that celebrates famed aviator Amelia Earhart. Northern Illinois Air Show President Tom Coogan says the Sept. 9 show at the Waukegan National Airport will... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
Project Amelia Earhart Pilot Brian Lloyd, WB6RQN, Back in the USSpirit, his Mooney M20K 231, are back in the continental US, with just a little
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 21 days ago
Spirit, his Mooney M20K 231, are back in the continental US, with just a little more time in the air needed to complete his Amelia Earhart commemorative round-the-world flight. He arrived on July 31 in Oakland, California, after a long flight leg... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Northern Illinois Air Show to honor Burr Ridge pilot killed in Kansas crashthe World War II-era P-51 fighter he was flying crashed one day after it flew i
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 21 days ago
the World War II-era P-51 fighter he was flying crashed one day after it flew in a festival that celebrates famed aviator Amelia Earhart in her Kansas hometown. The crash occurred at about 10:15 a.m. July 16 when the 1944 plane turned around,... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Search underway in South China Sea for U.S. Navy Sailor missing from USS Stethemsearches were conducted inside the ship but the Sailor has not been located. T
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 21 days ago
searches were conducted inside the ship but the Sailor has not been located. The USS Stehem is being assisted by the USNS Amelia Earhart, USNS Vice Admiral K.R. Wheeler, and a U.S. Navy P-3 aircraft. Additionally, Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Editor's PicksAlaska for the first time after making their way north along the West Coast for
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
Alaska for the first time after making their way north along the West Coast for the last few years. The mystery of Amelia Earhart may be solved thanks to a new photoThe mystery of Amelia Earhart may be solved thanks to a new photo It's one... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'I Was Somebody's Mother': Reflections On The Guilt And Grief Of Miscarriageon myself and I wanted to be the protagonist in my own life and I wanted to do
KERA North Texas / Posted 22 days ago
on myself and I wanted to be the protagonist in my own life and I wanted to do what I wanted to do. There's this great Amelia Earhart quote where she wrote in a letter to her husband:'I want to do it, because I want to do it. Women must try to... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Solar eclipse watch parties: Celebrate in Kansas City-area with other sky-gazersKan., businesses will be handing out eclipse glasses to ticket holders and gues
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
Kan., businesses will be handing out eclipse glasses to ticket holders and guests on the following dates Eclipse Aire Fest Amelia Earhart Airport 16701 286th Rd. Atchison, Kansas 1020 North 2nd Street, Atchison, KS Benedictine College is ready... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
New museum coming to Codyin a decade, the U.S. government has removed grizzly bears in the Yellowstone r
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 23 days ago
in a decade, the U.S. government has removed grizzly bears in the Yellowstone region from the threatened species list. Amelia Earhart had love for WyomingAmelia Earhart had love for Wyoming The world’s most famous female aviator is back in the... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Fort Morgan Heritage Foundation gaining in membershipDisney at such Chautauqua programs in the gazebo at City Park. Previous years s
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 23 days ago
Disney at such Chautauqua programs in the gazebo at City Park. Previous years saw Chautauqua programs bring Minnie Pearl, Amelia Earhart, Marie Curie, Wild Bill Hickock and more to life in Fort Morgan. But Ostwald said that future Chautauqua... Read more
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ABC Montana
Amelia Earhart had love for Wyomingin a decade, the U.S. government has removed grizzly bears in the Yellowstone r
ABC Montana / Posted 23 days ago
in a decade, the U.S. government has removed grizzly bears in the Yellowstone region from the threatened species list. The world’s most famous female aviator is back in the... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Amelia Earhart had love for Wyoming The world’s most famous female aviator is back in the news, and one of her tr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 23 days ago
The world’s most famous female aviator is back in the news, and one of her treasured possessions is now on display in Cody. The world’s most famous female aviator is back in the... Read more
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The Columbian
Northwest scientists among the many helping track solar eclipse across U.S.figure that will make the trip skyward. The girls wanted a strong female charac
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
figure that will make the trip skyward. The girls wanted a strong female character, so the candidates are pioneering pilot Amelia Earhart, Hermione Granger from the Harry Potter series, and Merida from the Disney movie “Brave.” So far, the... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
Ham’s Project Amelia Earhart Flight Nears EndThe Amelia Earhart commemorative round-the-world flight by pilot Brian Lloyd, W
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 28 days ago
The Amelia Earhart commemorative round-the-world flight by pilot Brian Lloyd, WB6RQN, has begun heading over the Pacific Ocean, landing first on July 23 at Pago Pago in American Samoa, and then in Hawaii via a symbolic flyover of Howland Island.... Read more
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iol.co.za
A new idea about Amelia EarhartAt the age of 75, I’m coming to realize that I may never know for certain what
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
At the age of 75, I’m coming to realize that I may never know for certain what happened to Amelia Earhart and her navigator Fred Noonan on their round-the-world flight that disappeared in the South Pacific in July 1937. I have been in love with her... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Parking, such sweet sorrowvenues get carried away with Reserved for staff, Reserved for delivery trucks,
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
venues get carried away with Reserved for staff, Reserved for delivery trucks, Reserved for electric cars, Reserved for Amelia Earhart, Reserved for The Once And Future King…(“Waiting for Godot? Here’s his reserved spot.”) Let’s not overlook... Read more
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Business Wire
Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor Celebrates Amelia Earhart’s Birthday with Free AdmissionHONOLULU--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor celebrated famo
Business Wire / Posted 30 days ago
HONOLULU--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor celebrated famous aviatrix Amelia Earhart’s 120th birthday today with a “Happy Birthday, Amelia!” party, offering free admission to visitors dressed in period aviation costume, along... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
Pacific Aviation Museum to celebrate Amelia Earhart's birthdayPacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor will do just that in honor of a famous pil
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 30 days ago
Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor will do just that in honor of a famous pilot’s birthday. The museum will celebrate Amelia Earhart's birthday with a party on Monday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. as part of its “Amelia Earhart in Hawaii” photo... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Pacific Aviation Museum to celebrate Amelia Earhart's birthdayPacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor will do just that in honor of a famous pil
Hawaii News Now / Posted 30 days ago
Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor will do just that in honor of a famous pilot’s birthday. The museum will celebrate Amelia Earhart's birthday with a party on Monday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. as part of its “Amelia Earhart in Hawaii” photo... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for July 24: Jennifer Lopez, Bindi Irwin, Anna Paquin, Kristin Chenoweth, Rose ByrneDumas the Elder, author of The Three Musketeers, in 1802 -- British poet/autho
Reality TV World / Posted 30 days ago
Dumas the Elder, author of The Three Musketeers, in 1802 -- British poet/author Robert Graves in 1895 -- Aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart in 1897 -- Actor Chief Dan George in 1899 -- Feminist/former U.S. Rep. Bella Abzug, D-N.Y., in 1920 --... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for July 24, the 205th day of 2017Dumas the Elder, author of The Three Musketeers, in 1802; British poet/author R
Reality TV World / Posted 30 days ago
Dumas the Elder, author of The Three Musketeers, in 1802; British poet/author Robert Graves in 1895; aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart in 1897; actor Chief Dan George in 1899; artist Zelda Fitzgerald in 1900; feminist/former U.S. Rep. Bella... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for July 24: Jennifer Lopez, Bindi IrwinDumas the Elder, author of The Three Musketeers, in 1802 -- British poet/autho
Reality TV World / Posted 30 days ago
Dumas the Elder, author of The Three Musketeers, in 1802 -- British poet/author Robert Graves in 1895 -- Aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart in 1897 -- Actor Chief Dan George in 1899 -- Feminist/former U.S. Rep. Bella Abzug, D-N.Y., in 1920 --... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
July 24("The Gift of the Magi"), is released from prison after serving three years for
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted a month ago
("The Gift of the Magi"), is released from prison after serving three years for embezzlement from a bank. [ + - ] 1897: Amelia Earhart, who would go on to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and set many other aviation... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
July 24("The Gift of the Magi"), is released from prison after serving three years for
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted a month ago
("The Gift of the Magi"), is released from prison after serving three years for embezzlement from a bank. [ + - ] 1897: Amelia Earhart, who would go on to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and set many other aviation... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
July 24("The Gift of the Magi"), is released from prison after serving three years for
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted a month ago
("The Gift of the Magi"), is released from prison after serving three years for embezzlement from a bank. [ + - ] 1897: Amelia Earhart, who would go on to become the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and set many other aviation... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLESbase, magnifying glass on curved metal arm, 1916, 4 x 2 inches, $50. Advertisi
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 1 months ago
base, magnifying glass on curved metal arm, 1916, 4 x 2 inches, $50. Advertising sack, “American Lady Self-Rising Flour,” Amelia Earhart profile, mat and frame, c. 1935, 24 x 17 inches, $165. Gold medal, embossed, “Fourth of July 1913-Patterson... Read more
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FOX News
Amelia Earhart disappeared 80 years ago -- Here's why we STILL can't stop talking about herThis July marked the 80th anniversary of Amelia Earhart’s disappearance on her
FOX News / Posted 1 months ago
This July marked the 80th anniversary of Amelia Earhart’s disappearance on her expedition to circumnavigate the world by plane. With recent attention in the New York Times and elsewhere, Americans seem to be talking about it just as much today as... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Services set for pilot killed in WWII-era fighter crash in Kansaskilled in WWII-era fighter crash in Kansas Longtime pilot Vlado Lenoch, 64, of
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
killed in WWII-era fighter crash in Kansas Longtime pilot Vlado Lenoch, 64, of Burr Ridge, Ill., and his passenger, Bethany Root, 34, manager of the Amelia Earhart Memorial Airport in Atchison, died last Sunday in a plane crash in Kansas. (Faceb... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
Ham’s Round-the-World Flight to Resume Following Emergency Return to New Zealanddeparture from Hamilton, New Zealand, Texas radio amateur and pilot Brian Lloyd
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 1 months ago
departure from Hamilton, New Zealand, Texas radio amateur and pilot Brian Lloyd, WB6RQN, hopes to resume his commemorative Amelia Earhart round-the-world flight on July 22. Lloyd was on his way to Pago Pago, American Samoa, on July 15, when the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Services set for pilot killed in WWII-era fighter crashairport in Atchison, Kansas. The crash occurred one day after the fighter flew
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
airport in Atchison, Kansas. The crash occurred one day after the fighter flew in a festival that celebrates famed aviator Amelia Earhart in her Kansas hometown. The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the cause of the plane... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Trump can't stop being himselfIn the same week we learned there was yet another reason to admire Amelia Earha
Baltimore Sun / Posted 1 months ago
In the same week we learned there was yet another reason to admire Amelia Earhart as a feminist icon and were reminded of the brilliance of Maryam Mirzakhani, the only woman to win the equivalent of a Nobel Prize in mathematics, our president reduced... Read more

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