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The Huntsville Daily Times
The Huntsville Daily Times
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Description: Renee Adoree Ill;
Twelvetrees Gets Divorce;
Stiles Seeks Deslys Estate;
Would Cross Country In Glider Towed By Plane

Date: March 30 1930

Newspaper published in: Huntsville, AL

Source: Library

Page/Column: Section 2, Page 4; Page 6, Column 5

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Renee Adoree Ill
Associated Press photo with the following caption: Renee Adoree, film actress, is ill in La Crescenta, Cal.

Gets Divorce
Associated Press photo with the following caption: Helen Twelvetrees, motion picture actress, has been granted a divorce in Los Angeles from Clark Twelvetrees. She charged mental cruelty and brutality.

Seeks Deslys Estate
Associated Press photo with the following caption: Mrs. Edna C. Stiles of Pasadena, Cal., claims to be the daughter and heiress of the reputed $2,000,000 estate of Gaby Deslys, noted French dance, who died two years ago.

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LOS ANGELES, March 29 (AP) Captain Frank Hawks, noted aviator, who proposed to pilot a glider, towed by an airplane from san Diego, Calif., to New York City, announced today complete plans for the feat.
The Glider, towed by a small two-place biplane piloted by J. D. Jernigan, Jr., will take off from San Diego early tomorrow morning. Wh. H. Franklin, of Ann Arbor, Michigan, manufacturer of the glider, will accompany Jernigan in the plane.
The trio was here today after having tested the towing arrangement between San Diego and Los Angeles yesterday, but will return to the southern city this morning. Jernigan said the flight itself would be made at the altitude at which smooth air can be found. In order to get overt the mountain after leaving San Diego the glider must be towed to an altitude of 5,000 feet.
The itinerary includes a take-off from San Diego Sunday with overnight stops enroute. The trip is expected to be made in one week.

Submitted: 02/12/11

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