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AIRMAIL CREATES AN INDUSTRY: NY - Chicago

An airmail pilot stands watch from his cockpit as the ground crew moves the airmail into a truck.
On the Bellefonte, Pennsylvania airfield, an airmail pilot stands watch from his cockpit as the ground crew moves the airmail into a truck for transport to a postal facility for processing.
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