Press Photo, Homer Rankin Wins All-American Air Race Trophy - 1940

23-P-317

Regular price $25.00

Original real press photo, 6x8".  Press release on the back introduces Homer Rankin, winner of the MacFadden Cross-Country Trophy at an average speed of 234 mph from St. Louis to Miami.  At the center of the photo is the trophy sponsor, Bernarr MacFadden and Walter Beech, President of Beechcraft Corp, is talking on the microphone.  Release is dated 8 Jan 1940.  Excellent condition.