Russian boat leaves the Eider after conferring with the airmen on May
14. C.V. GLINES
and American naval officers await the arrival of the world fliers from
their long flight from Attu. The man in the black pointed hat is Linton Wells,
the Associated Press representative, who followed the flight all the way
from the Aleutians to India. PICTORIAL HISTORIES
fisherman's hut on the shore of Lake Tochimoye, one mile from Hitokappu
the second stop in the Kurile Islands. This was the sleeping
quarters for the airmen
for several nights. At left is the "innkeeper." The others are
assigned to monitor the British Round the World Flight. U.S.
AIR FORCE MUSEUM
Photos from the book: "The First Flight Around The World"
Enhanced by: Vern
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