Crowd waits for Lindbergh at Paris airport

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to his extras in re-Turn re-Turn be of her SUSPENSE HEAVY ON CROWD WHICH AWAITS AVIATOR International Neve Service LE BOURGET AIRDROME, France, May 21. Suspense weighed heavily on the ever-increasing ever-increasing ever-increasing crowds here tonight, awaiting the arrival of Cant. Charles Lind bergh, "the Flying Fool." un me basis of earlier and er roneous rerjorts. oftiriala nf th aerodrome had estimated that Lindbere-h Lindbere-h Lindbere-h would arrive here nt 9 o'clock New York time. As this hour passed and there were still Tift dpfinitA fpnnrta nnnrotmncttn hocAit tit main t.!f .nnlw k,,t the crowds whiled I awav h Vm drinking beer and munching sand- sand- wiches, the Americans among i Bal-them Ftill being staunchly con (i-! (i-! (i-! dent that "Lucky Lindy" would ar rive. Then there came renewed enthusiasm when a report came that Lindbergh had been sighted off Smerwick Harbor at 12.20 this afternoon, New York time. Motion picture camera men have installed enormous flares at the end of the field and are waitin.r with their cameras to film the arrival arrival of Lindbergh. Airplanes are leaving the field here at frequent intervals, carrying carrying sightseers and those anxious to be the escort of the daring American flier. 1-1, 6-2, 'f

Clipped from The Evening News21 May 1927, SatPage 1

The Evening News (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania)21 May 1927, SatPage 1
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