The Ottawa Journal from Ottawa,  on May 26, 1962 · Page 73
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The Ottawa Journal from Ottawa, · Page 73

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1' i t v ft i i $ 1 1, it I6- , By DOUO PATRICK . These days 'when spacemen with their rockets, sputniks, satellite and orbital capsule get daily headlines, mail by : rockets may seem timely. But to stamp collectors, tb idea of mad ent by rocket ia an old ana.' ,-. . , , Fnedrich Schmiedl conduct-ad tba Brat rocket mail flight oa Feb. 2, 1931 tram SchoeckM Mountain to Radegimd (a an Aaatriaa valley. His racket, , called the. V-7. carried, 102 . BMcca at matt prepaid by over-pruned Auatriaa (tan pa of the 10- groecbsn denomination. The everpri at reads la four lines: RAKETEN FlugDost , SCHMIEDL XX 1931. , 'A Oermaa experimented with rocket man to the earne year. ReuihoM Tiling -And a 11- foot rocket carrying- IM pcsKcarda from tba iring stand - . T' '. . i : - ' '- The symbol of "built-in" qualify RUG and FUnNITURE U mofii kr yettr UPHOLSTERED i FURNITURE i! cImm, and chlrvtrce' li tt ttw 2riect Set $18.00 " 3-fiec rugs r ir bo mb stic : aaraMTAi.. $7.55 10.CO e n. las aa. n. su smm rvtxv ' ' fHsimaa) .s saavtca rasa PMav and mm S sMvsis aakssra, I . SsskMaa 1 suss. Ililani 1 I M1Chsm aniiii at Dielineen. On April IS hia rocket eoared 5.000 feet and landed near the Bring point, Great Britain and Australia both experimented with rocket mail in 1934. Australia trad 10 rpeketa contsining mail be tween Dec. 4. 1934 and May 10, 1937: Herr Gerhard Zucker a German rocket experimenter , fired rorkeu arith mail in : Sussex. His rockets Bred on June 6, 1934 merely want 900 yarda on one night and 900 on 'another.-1 . ,. '.a-'? ' The idea soon spread to The Netherlands. India and Italy in . 1934. and by I93S rocket matt was being carried in Franca, Belgium, Switzerland,' Luxero- bourg. Yugoslavia and the United States. The first U.S. rocket mail flight took place In Sept. 1939 at Holmes Airport ta Astoria. Long Island. Two rockets Bred , . ; SINCl .947 II JMt "Thar it HO rututitutt for rrotuionai rag cleaning" "T'i: VZl ILSt 11 U Uamber if " ' " THE TV JOURNAL MAY 28 - JUNE X 'ffiJiTtf. ' I.-. J .t-2war IPbSM t Lttil . Men OPEN AJN. TO PJs, DATS A WEEK oa Sept 22 both exploded, one at launching and the other in midair. - Spain and' Mexico experimented with rocket mad ta 1930 a nd Cuba followed in 1939. Denmark had rocket post ta 1940. Stephen Smith experimented with rocket mail m India from 1934 until 1941. Ha numbered his rockets and gave them anusual names such as Boomerang. Dick Turpin, or Gertrude CoMinSL On July 24. 193S be made a faultless flight with hia rocket, Rowland Hill that carried 194 cards at AU-pore. India. Mr. Smith's final rocket-eenHaloft on Sept 26, 1941. Future mail by rockets will likely become as commonplace ; as airmail if today; time will tell. v Gag Bag Tennessee Ernie Ford had Just finished a song when Pat Battram observed. "Era, you're Just like Elvis Presley the oaly difference 1 when they swoon for you It takes them -longer to get up." .-J . " t - Sam K off man Insists that a woman la someone who would charge that another driver ran into bar bumper with the side : of his ear. i -.- :. . -. ; ' Lee Lye: If brevity to the soul of wit the new bikinis are ' enough to make a guy j die ' laughing." . ; ; - Peter Jennings tells about the ' .pretty new eteno who said to .-an office veteran: 1 have a problem. The efficiency expert has given me the eye. Should ,1 look busy or interested? "Only a woman can ieal . the .wounds a man baa rs-. ceived from another woman. ,. From which one' may deduce that the remedy Is worse than . the illness.' Reverberations of the" tragic Paret-GriffUh fight oa TV being felt ia the Britiss Isles. 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