October 1978
New Republic;10/21/78, Vol. 179 Issue 17, p3
Provides some insights into the press coverage of the first flight of airplane inventors Wilbur and Orville Wright in Kitty Hawk in North Carolina. Publication of the report on "The Virginia Plot"; Criticisms about the truthfulness of the coverage of the flight by the Wright brothers; Characteristics of American journalism; Indications of the history of aeronautics and journalism.


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