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55 King Sugar

Lockheed Lodestar, N 55 King Sugar Kelly-Springfield Tire Company Cumberland, Maryland calling: My decision to move on from Holiday Inns flying was motivated primarily by family necessity. I didn't want to be away from home as much and for so long, [...]

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Fly Holiday Inns

Moving East - Fly Holiday Inns How I survived the foolishness of youth I don’t know. Truly someone was looking out for me, perhaps the higher power we hope is there, the one we pray to when thankful or in times of need.  There is also the [...]

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Flying Skills

Flying Skills I don’t recall at exactly what age I began flying all by myself; but I recall being very young. It may have had some influence on my choice of career; I’m not sure, flying did after all become my occupation of choice. I am [...]

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First Flight

First Flight I need to make a retraction, as to my previous blog, where I referred to my very first flight being with my cousin Harold Colbert. Actually, as you can see in this photograph (which I resurrected only today), my first time in an [...]

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