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Monoplanes and Dean Martin

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Blast from the past

Early flight

Did you know American dentist (yes, that's right) and aviator Henry Walden completed the first US-built monoplane manned flight (via Photo is of the Walden III model from the 'Early Flight' exhibition at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Photo source: Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Guess the historical figure

Who am I?

One of Mississippi’s finest sons, I wrote about what I knew best - the American South. In addition to my two Pulitzer Prizes for FIction, I’m still the only Nobel laureate from the Magnolia State. So, who am I? (scroll down for the answer).

Photo source: UVAToday (The University of Virginia)

B&W Colorization of the day

The man with no name

In the 50s, few duos reached the success of Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis. Fun fact - they were the highest-paid act in show biz in 1951 (via Wikipedia).

Photo source: Public Domain. Colorized by Photomyne

The historical figure is... William Faulkner.
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