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Harry Jones, pilot and owner of Capt. Jones Flying Corp., Old Orchard, with Dorothy Nason of Westbrook.
They are boarding for a flight over Portland to drop "bombs" of gift certificates as a publicity stunt.
Dorothy Nasan had been crowned "Miss Westbrook."
Harry M. Jones ran a business of sightseeing flights out of his hangar in Old Orchard Beach beginning in 1919 and continuing until about 1930.
About This Item
- Title: Biplane, Old Orchard Beach, ca. 1920
- Creation Date: 1920
- Subject Date: 1920
- Town: Old Orchard Beach
- County: York
- State: ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.1759
- Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
- Object Type: Image
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- Air pilots--Maine--Old Orchard Beach.
- Biplanes--Maine--Old Orchard Beach
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