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Subject: [NY-TROY-IRISH-GENSOC] Wright,Selfridge,Lasher,Post
Date: Thu, 8 Jan 2009 08:06:07 EST
Wednesday September 17,2008TroyRecord Article100yearsagoThursday Sept 17,,
“Aviation pioneer Orville Wright is seriously injured suffering broken
ribs,broken left thigh and several scalp wounds and an Army officer,Thomas F.
Selfridge, is killed in the crash of Wright s airplane in Fort Meyer ,Virginia.
It is reported that the officers additional 175 pounds in the plane may have
been the cause. "
Photo of the day Troy Record Wednesday September 17, 2008 1954 Maureen
Lasher,Maureen Post,Sally Post and Carole Lasher on Easter Sunday
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