Friday, February 17, 2017

Model aeroplane competition, 1912

From Cheshire L. Boone.  The Library of Work and Play.  Guide & Index.  Garden City, NY  Doubleday, Page & Co., 1912.

Remember, this was only nine years after the Wright brothers' original flight!

For more on Boone and his books, visit Engines of Our Ingenuity.

Below, from another volume in the series, which provides plans based on Blriot's aeroplane:  Fred T. Hodgson.  Mechanics, Indoors and Out.  The Library of Work and Play.  Garden City New York, 1911.

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