Air Race

  • 1930 Chicago National Air Race Program

    SKU: 22-AR-1

     Original vintage program, 9x12", 64pp, wrps, illus.  Articles, rules, race schedule, advertising, race officials, etc.  Included is a loose sheet with the race schedule for August 30, 1930; on the reverse of which is a full-page ad for the Stinson Cabin Plane @ $5775.  Very good, normal corner bumps and cover rubs; text excellent.

    Price: $65.00
  • Waco Fly-In Program - 1985

    SKU: 21-AR-18

     Program for the National Waco Club Fly-in, Hamilton, Ohio.  31pp, illus w/photos of rare Wacos, 8.5x11",  Good; one vertical wrinkle inside.

    Price: $20.00
  • Freddy Lund Crash Article - 1964

    SKU: 21-AR-17

     Clipped article from the Nov 1964 issue of The Flyer by Claudene (Baker) Fogle, a childhood friend of Lund in the 1920s-30s.  A nice first-person account of Lund's career and death in the Lexington Air Race, Oct 3, 1931.  Freddy Lund was the first pilot to complete an outside loop and was known as the fearsome test pilot for Waco.  Two pages, very good.

    Price: $8.00
  • Reno National Championship Air Race Program - 1966

    SKU: 21-AR-16

     Program for the 3rd year of the re-birth of the National Air Races at Stead AFB, Reno.  26pp, illus, 8.5x11", wrps, stapled.  Contents include a nice bio of Bill Stead, the race schedule and prizes, cross-country race, Judy Cole wing walker, Duane cole, Bob Hoover, etc.  Condition is absolutely MINT, tear-out cards still in place!  Better grab this one; they don't get any better.

    Price: $35.00
  • Four Decals/Stickers - 1968 to 1980

    SKU: 21-MISC-51

     EAA Rockford '68 decal (6x4"), two 1968 Champion EAA International Fly-In Decals (each 2.5x2"), 1980 AAA Decal for a p[articipant (3x5"), EAA decal w/no date (3x4").  All unused, very good.  SOLD

    Price: $0.00
  • Jim "Jimmy" Franklin Air Show Brochure - circa 1990

    SKU: 21-AR-15

     Four page color 8.5x11" flyer with two inserted 8x10" b&w photos of Franklin in flight.  In this brochure he is know as "Jim" but in later performances he was "Jimmy".  This flyer shows Franklin in his Waco UPF-7 to which he added a J-85 jet engine in 1998.  Known as a fearless performer, Franklin was killed in a mid-air collision with his partner Bobby Younkin on July 10, 2005 in Moose Jaw, Canada.  Excellent, as-new, condition

    Price: $20.00
  • Air Show Poster - 1933

    SKU: 21-AR-14

     Large broadside, 11x14", on heavy card stock for an Air Circus in Michigan.  Lists "death-defying" feats in aircraft and automobiles.  Also advertises beer!  (Oh, how I would have loved to be there).  Excellent condition. (2)

    Price: $35.00
  • 1965 Antique Airplane Association Annual Fly-In Schedule and Pass

    SKU: 21-AR-13

     Yellow 2pp 8.5x11" printed schedule and blue pass for this air show now 53 years ago! Folded, very good.

    Price: $10.00
  • 1938 Pacific International Air Races (Oakland, California) Program

    SKU: 21-AR-12

     Official Directory and Log, May 28-30, 1938.  36pp, 9x12".  Portraits and lists of officials and "Kings of Speed", daily program of events, rules and regulations, prizes and period advertising.  About fair-good with age rubbing and bumps.

    Price: $45.00
  • Aero Digest, Sep 1928 - Los Angeles National Air Race Issue

    SKU: 21-CAT-86

     Large and thick issue of 265pp.  Heavily illustrated and with wonderful ads.  44 pages devoted to the Los Angeles National Air Races with a program of events and a list of exhibitors at the accompanying Aeronautical Exposition.  So much fun to read about the excitement in aviation during the Golden Age.  About good condition with usual bumps; back cover missing but contents intact.  SOLD

    Price: $0.00