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The Huntsville Daily Times
The Huntsville Daily Times
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Description: Takes On Supplies;
Maynard Reaches Rock Island on Westward Flight

Date: October 9 1919

Newspaper published in: Huntsville, AL

Source: Library

Page/Column: Page 1, Column 5; Page 7, Column 5

================ Page 1, Column 5 =================
By the Associated Press
Rock Island, Oct. 9 After taking on supplies the machine driven by Lieut. Maynard again took the air at 9:00 a.m. heading for the next control station which is Des Moines, Ia., 158 miles from here.

================ Page 7, Column 5 =================
By the Associated Press
Rock Island, Ill., Oct. 9 Lieut. B. W. Maynard driving a De Havilland 4 arrived at Fanning field her at 8:37 this morning, having made the 153 miles from Chicago in 92 minutes. He was the first cross country to reach this point.

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