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THE REDHEAD WITH DISTURBINGLY ROUND GOGGLES, PART II

YESTERDAY, TONY Jannus’s 1914 flight across Tampa Bay turned into something even more disturbing than his passenger’s disturbingly round goggles. Chapter 3—A new place, and a new friend THIS was … Continue reading

March 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

THE REDHEAD WITH DISTURBINGLY ROUND GOGGLES

A ROMANCE starring Tony Jannus, the Benoist XIV Flying Boat and the Redhead with Disturbingly Round Goggles. Chapter 1—No longer a lazy day FOR pilot Tony Jannus, it seemed just … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

ST. PETE FLIGHTS, REAL AND VIRTUAL, PART 2

MEANWHILE, ACROSS the Atlantic in another St. Petersburg, a Florida businessman named Percival Elliot Fansler approached aeroplane maker Tom Benoist with an intriguing idea. Tampa Bay separated the cities of … Continue reading

October 28, 2012 · Leave a comment