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 - hearing order the corpus the her Elinor Smith,...
hearing order the corpus the her Elinor Smith, Bobby Trout In Endurance Test Los Angeles, Cal.. Nov. 16.--(I N. S.)--Bobby Trout and Elinor Smith, whose aggregate weight not much over 200 pounds, todaj faced a man-sized job of driving an airplane through the skies for three weeks. They expected to take off a noon today in their sunbeam bl plane. Miss Trout. Los Angeles, am Miss Smithy Freeport, Long Islam school girl hoped to set a histori mark of at least 000 hours. If they succeeded. Miss Trou and Miss Smith will have remain ed aloft more than the 420 21 minutes set in the St. Loul Robin by Dale Jackson and For rest O'Brine and will have the records of all aviators of sexes. . The flight preparations coverec months. They terminated in prac ticc contacts between the refuel ling plane, driven by Paul Whit tier, Los Angeles millionaire sor of the test, with Miss SmitI at the wheel-control. Pete Reinhart. who briefly heli the refuelling record of 246 hour with Lorcn Mendel In the Angel eno plane, will be in charge of nurse plane.

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  1. Times Herald,
  2. 16 Nov 1929, Sat,
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