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The Huntsville Daily Times
The Huntsville Daily Times
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Description: Lifted 400 Feet From Deck of Cruiser

Date: February 1 1911

Newspaper published in: Huntsville, AL

Source: Library

Page/Column: Page 3, Column 3

Lifted 400 Feet From Deck of Cruiser
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By Associated Press
Santa Barbara, Cal., Feb. 1 Lieut. John Rodgers was lifted 400 feet from the deck of a cruiser by string kites. The ship was steaming 12 knots an hour at the time. He made observations and camera exposures and signaled the results to men on ship. Height attained thought to be a record breaker.

Submitted: 04/08/11

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