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Glamorous Crossing: How Pan Am Airways Dominated International Travel in the 1930s : Longreads Blog

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Meredith Hindley | Longreads | February 2015 | 18 minutes (4,383 words) In August 1936, Americans retreated from the summer heat into movie theaters to watch China Clipper, the newest action-adventure from Warner Brothers. The film starred Pat O’Brien as an airline executive obsessed with opening the first airplane route across the Pacific Ocean. Continue Reading

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