Baker Municipal Airport boosters, ca. 1950.

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Collection Levy, Milton
Date of photo 1950 ca.
Description Baker Municipal Airport boosters. The photo was taken at an air show in about 1950.
Back Row: Orville Ragsdale (insurance agent), Jim Eardley (editor Democrat-Herald), Dave Larson, Bill Bowers (prisoner in Germany in WWII), Carl Davis (banker), Harvey Miller (asst. mgr. of Baker Municipal Airport and Pres. Oregon Trail Skyways, Inc.), Milton Levy (asst. mgr, KBKR).
Front Row: Lonnie Shurtleff (mgr. of Baker Municipal Airport), D. A. Hackett (sponsor), Paul Lee (mechanic), Bill Talbot (radio announcer), Cliff Hicks (national aerobatic champion pilot).
Also on back of photo: "Bill Lear not in this picture. He's one who flew P-38 upside down length of runway picking up a red flag with hook on tail section. Bill lear's father owner of Lear Jet Co."
Object ID 2007.4.7
Place Airport
COPYRIGHT INFORMATION: Credit Baker County Library, Baker City, Oregon

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