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Old 11th Feb 2021, 20:22
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The upside down pic is the Tri Motor cockyjester? I wondered about that but I didn't think they had that lovely pattern on the metal - engine turning is it called?
swirl pattern?
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Old 11th Feb 2021, 20:52
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Old 11th Feb 2021, 22:15
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Thanks OUAQUKGF Ops. That is a remarkable stroy and made me realise that my Grandfather in the UK (closely involved with civil aviation there between the wars) would have known all about her.
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Old 10th Mar 2021, 12:16
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Thanks for all of the information! These are all from original photographs, scanning them...

Ahhh...you guys are correct, the tri-motor image is upside down...sorry about that!

OUAQ..thanks for that link...I am going to contract them and see if they want all of this....
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Old 5th Apr 2021, 02:21
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Clara Livingston

Obviously a fake ... because you can clearly see the cell phone in her pocket!
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Old 5th Apr 2021, 08:47
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Nah, that's a packet of fags!
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Old 5th Apr 2021, 09:14
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Just playing with the upside-down photo.

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Old 5th Apr 2021, 09:43
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Nah, that's a packet of fags!
Could well be. I used to buy cigarettes in boxes of 50 which were about the same size.
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Old 6th Apr 2021, 07:09
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A classy lady like that would have a silver 'ciggy' case which is what it looks like to me !
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